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by quirrc, sema, visions, bradfitz
Description:quirrc has been updating and enhancing the Visions Client with various features. For example, this client supports posting in non-Roman languages, and lets you preview your entry before you post it. Pick up a copy from the journal listed below.
Journal: Watch ljwin32_sema for updates.


by xb95
Description:LochJournal is a client that lets you use LiveJournal more easily. A popular feature of LochJournal is that it has support for many accounts on different LiveJournal-based sites. Please see the lochj_announce community to download this client.
Journal: Watch lochj_announce for updates.


by browren
Description:LJ.NET provides a simple and powerful user interface to LiveJournal's services. It is currently in beta testing, and is not feature complete yet.
Journal: Watch ljnetdev for updates.


by thorshammer
Description:A LiveJournal client for both PowerPC and 68k Mac systems. Phoenix works on Mac computers running anything from System 6 through OS 9; a Carbon version is also available for Mac OS X users.
Journal: Watch phoenix_lj for updates.


by cryo
Description:iJournal is a client for Mac OS X. This client can auto-detect the music that you are currently listening to, if you are using iTunes or Audion. It also supports custom friends groups, friends list editing, and can periodically check your friends page for new posts.
Journal: Watch ijournal for updates.


by fraserspeirs, benzado, dda
Description:A full-featured client for Mac OS X. It supports offline editing, local saving of posts, history browsing, checking for changes in specific friends groups and multiple-group security. Also supports all the other things you might expect, like music auto-detection and friends list editing.
Journal: Watch xjournal for updates.


by sprote
Description:A client for Mac OS X, featuring WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) editing and immediate notification of friends' posts.
Journal: Watch sprote for updates.

zlj post

Name:zlj post
by zloba
Description:A lightweight Dashboard Widget designed to quickly update your journal. Supports other common features such as mood setting, iTunes music detection, community posting, and security settings.
Journal: Watch zlj for updates.


by evan
Description:A feature-loaded GTK+ client which runs under many different UNIX system variants and Linux flavors. Binary packages for Debian and Red Hat are available. A limited-functionality, unsupported version of LogJam is also available for Windows here.
Journal: Watch logjam for updates.


by bbrewer, billybreen
Description:A LiveJournal client for the K Desktop Environment. Requires the Qt 3/4 graphics toolkit, and can be run independently from KDE.
Journal: Watch kluje for updates.


by fflewddur
Description:Drivel is a LiveJournal client for the GNOME desktop environment. It is designed to utilize some of the new features of GNOME 2 including GConf, GnomeVFS, and GTK+ 2.


by thelovebug
Description:With this, you can update your LiveJournal from your Palm/PocketPC/Windows CE device. This client also supports offline posting for when you don't have an Internet connection, sending your posts when you sync (HotSync/ActiveSync) or directly connect to the Internet. Requires AvantGo.
Journal: Watch pocketlj for updates.


by xfyre
Description:A Java Platform, Micro Edition (Java ME) platform-based LiveJournal client that offers a variety of useful features and has internal support for UTF-8 character encoding.
Journal: Watch lj2me for updates.

LJ Mobile

Name:LJ Mobile
by Six Apart
Description:A free application for your Windows Mobile device or Palm OS smartphone that allows you to post an entry or photo to your journal while on the go. To download a copy please see the FAQ page listed below.

Nokia Lifeblog

Name:Nokia Lifeblog
by Nokia
Description:You can use Nokia Lifeblog to update your journal with your mobile phone or a desktop client. Enter http://www.livejournal.com/interface/atom as the server address and use your LiveJournal username and password.


by evilhat
Description:Charm is a menu-driven, text-only, cross-platform client written in Python. It supports the full array of posting and editing options, can run in a polling check-friend-updates-only mode, supports multiple usernames and other various features.
Journal: Watch ljcharm for updates.


by thekonst
Description:centericq is a text-mode window-driven instant messaging application that supports many different IM networks, and integrates LiveJournal support into its IM interface. It supports posting, watching for friend view updates, announcements about friends' birthdays, reading journals via an internal RSS reader and many other options. It runs under a variety of UNIX system variants, Windows, and Mac OS X.


by jerronimo
Description:JLJ is an interactive Perl client with numerous features, including friends-list checking, multiple profiles and several offline posting options. It can be run in a non-interactive mode for automated posts. Requires perl 5.002.
Journal: Watch jlj for updates.


by sapphirecat
Description:SCLJ is a Perl program, based on the original Perl client by bradfitz, which can be used to update your LiveJournal from your Linux or BSD-based box. Requires perl 5.005 and the URI and LWP Perl modules.
Note: This client is no longer being actively developed.
Journal: Watch sclj for updates.


by wombat
Description:Clive is a console-based LiveJournal client for UNIX implementation-based systems, written in C. It can be used in a number of ways: on a pipe (like a filter), interactively, or just as a command. It supports both file-based and command-line configuration.
Journal: Watch ljclive for updates.

Deepest Sender

Name:Deepest Sender
by int
Description:Deepest Sender is a LiveJournal client plugin for Mozilla and Mozilla Firefox.
Journal: Watch deepestsender for updates.


by anotherjesse, loic
Description:Flock is a web browser that makes it easier to share media and connect to other people online. Share and post photos easily, stay up-to-date with new content from your favorite sites, and search the Web with the most advanced search toolbar available today.
Journal: Watch flockstars for updates.


by hober
Description:Update your journal from within Emacs with this lisp extension.
Journal: Watch ljupdate for updates.

mIRC Client

Name:mIRC Client
by mart
Description:You can update your LiveJournal from within the popular mIRC IRC client with this script.
Note: This client is no longer being actively developed.
Journal: Watch mirclj for updates.


by be_matt
Description:For users of the now-defunct BeOS operating system.
Note: This client is no longer being actively developed.
Journal: Watch alivejournal for updates.

Petrus Blogger

Name:Petrus Blogger
by petr_panteleyev
Description:Feature-loaded LiveJournal and Blogger client written in the Java language. The primary audience is those using UNIX implementation-based systems. Requirements: Java Runtime Environment (JRE). Supports tags, saving entries as XML files, music autodetection with iTunes on Mac OS X, friends list management, mass-update of entries' attributes, downloading comments, and uploading pictures.

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