WordPress for Android 2.0 released with major usability updates

Automattic has released a major update to their WordPress blogging app for the Google Android platform.

WordPress for Android 2.0 is now available as a free download from the Google Android Market.

The app focuses on enhancing the user interface and the post editor. A lot of focus has been given to the Tablet support too.

The primary screen has been totally redesigned. They call it the dashboard and it now give quick access to actions like: new post, new page, quick photo, quick video, past posts, past pages, comments, settings, and stats.

Post editor has been totally redesigned and it now features a formatting bar. Users can now edit or create new posts in a full screen mode. Adding photos to the post editor is also possible now with many more options.