accounts accounts
The account manager window keeps your weblog accounts neatly organized. Easily add a new one using step-by-step configuration panel or modify existing accounts.
main main window
The main window displays a searchable list of entries and drafts for the selected weblog. A list of accounts and weblogs is shown in the sidedrawer. This really is an advanced blog entry manager that can keep a local backup of your weblog entries. Quickly find entries that contain the text you are looking for. Double-click to edit entries or control-click to view or export.
rich editor rich text editor
The rich text editor provides the ability to write blog entries without having to deal with HTML tags. Simply type and format as you see fit.
html editor html editor
The HTML editor sports spell-checking, syntax-coloring, cutomizable html tag shortcuts, category selection, advanced settings, and more. The toolbar has many useful buttons, including a convenient weblog navigation menu.
preview preview
The HTML preview window uses the same rendering engine as Safari. In HTML edit mode you can even have automatic previews.
file upload file upload
Files can be attached to drafts. ecto can upload any file type to MovableType API and metaWeblog API driven weblog systems. For images and movies, it can build up fully customized IMG or OBJECT tags, create thumbnails, make poster movies, scale or convert to PNG or JPEG. It also keeps a cache of reusable attachments.
iphoto iPhoto import
Attaching images from your iPhoto library is a snap!
notifications notifications
The notification and email address manager comes with Address Book support, giving users a quick way to add addresses to their weblog's notification list.
settings settings
ecto maintains a comprehensive set of settings separately for each weblog, for example, you can set the dictionary language for each blog separately or apply a timezone offset.
templates templates
ecto provides full customizability of the preview, itunes, "blog this", flickr, tags, notification, and hyperlink templates. You can give them all the look of your weblog.
html-tags HTML tags
You can use your own custom HTML tags when editing entries. The tags will optionally read in the clipboard if you use the '%@' placeholder. The tags wrap around selected text and you can even reuse the selected text using the '%*' placeholder.
services services
ecto adds two services to the system to easily create drafts with selected text. When you call the services from Safari, ecto also extracts the URL and the title of the current webpage.

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