New All-In-One Journal, Blogging Client & Podcasting Software for Windows Released

Minneapolis, MN – February 21, 2007 -Mariner Software, developers and publishers of professional and personal software for the writing and creativity markets, today released the public beta version of WinJournal 1.0, the only integrated journaling, blogging, and podcasting software for Windows.

Windows users are invited to download the beta application at no charge and make suggestions or submit bug reports at: page=115

A partial list of features in WinJournal 1.0 include:

-Easily organize notes or thoughts
-Straightforward blogging capabilities
-Feature-rich desktop blogging application, supporting a wide range of blog sites such as, Blogger, TypePad, WordPress, LiveJournal, Movable Type, and Windows Live Spaces
-Create podcasts or audio entries
-Wiki capabilities built-in
-Two-level security (password protection and encryption)

“With the success that we have had with MacJournal, WinJournal just seemed like the natural evolution,” said Michael Wray, President of Mariner Software. “Now Windows users can enjoy the next generation experience of journaling, blogging, and podcasting.”

Pricing for the final version has been set at $34.95 for the download version. The shipping version will initially be offered in English, however more languages will be added in the near future. System requirements include Vista, XP Pro or Home, NT Workstation, 2000, or 2000 Server. WinJournal 1.0 is expected to ship in April.

For a complete list of features, technical information, and screenshots, please visit the WinJournal product page at: page=114

About Mariner Software
Mariner Software, Inc., developers of the industry-recognized products, MacJournal, Mariner Write, Mariner Calc, Montage, WinJournal, StoryMill, Desktop Poet, MacGourmet Deluxe, Contour, and Mariner Paperless, has established itself as one of the most diverse leaders in consumer, business, and educational writing and creativity markets for the Macintosh and Windows platforms. With customers worldwide, Mariner Software is committed to delivering the highest quality software, with an emphasis on total customer satisfaction. For more information, visit the Mariner Software web site at

Mariner Write, Mariner, WinJournal, Montage and Desktop Poet are registered trademarks of Mariner Software, Inc. StoryMill, Contour, and Mariner Paperless are pending registration. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

For more information contact:
Logan Ryan
Director of Marketing
Mariner Software, Inc.