LiveJournal Review

Blog Softwares

LiveJournal is a free blog software service. LiveJournal was developed LiveJournal, Inc. It comes with core features, such as posting entries and comments, customizing journal appearance, and participating in communities. It also has additional features in its Paid Account. User can sign up free account of LiveJournal from this blog software website. User can upgrade from free to paid account as well.

LiveJournal is designed into three packages: Basic, Plus, and Paid.

Basic Account is free. It comes with basic features only. User will see advertisements when viewing a Plus account’s journal, friends page, and profile.

Plus Account is free. It comes with more features than Basic Account. User will see and display ads on their journal, as well as most pages on the LiveJournal site.

Paid Account has all the features of LiveJournal. And it is free from ads on their LiveJournal.

LiveJournal Paid Account Highlight Features

  • Your Own Blog/Journal
  • Personalize Your User Profile
  • Display Userpics on Posts and Comments
  • Join and Create Communities
  • Access Full Comment and Reply Features
  • Subscribe to New Posts, Friends, Comments, etc.
  • IM Friends on LiveJournal and other Jabber Networks
  • Find Others through Profile and Interest Search
  • Get Free Text Message Notifications
  • Store and Manage Your Photos
  • Receive Text Messages Without Sharing Your Number
  • Use the Advanced Search Options
  • Receive an @LiveJournal.com E-mail Address
  • Access the “Express Lane” for faster service during high traffic
  • Earn Extra Userpics with Our Loyalty Program
  • Purchase Extra Userpics (up to 100)
  • Purchase Extra Storage Add-Ons (up to 10GB)
  • Advertising Free
  • Friends Page for Reading Recent Entries
  • Full Privacy Control
  • Numerous Pre-made Designs for Your Journal
  • Post Rich Media to Your Journal
  • Tag and Categorize Your Entries
  • Manage Comments in Your Journal
  • Select from Numerous Mood Icons
  • Post Photos & Text via Your Mobile Device
  • Add Voice Posts (Audio Posts) to Your Journal
  • Create and Post Polls and Surveys
  • Point Your Personal URL to Your Journal (Domain Forwarding)
  • Create Custom Mood Themes to Express a Mood
  • Edit the Privacy Level of Entries En Masse
  • Create a Custom Journal Design with Our Advanced Options
  • View XML/RSS/Atom Feeds on Friends Page
  • Access to Export Tool for Archiving Journal
  • Post to Journal using Supported Desktop Clients
  • Create New Syndication Accounts
  • Authenticate Your Accounts with a PGP/GPG Key