Google launches Blog Compass app to inspire bloggers on new topics
Google this week launched a new app on Android App Store called Blog Compass. Blog compass is an app that helps bloggers manage their site and find topics to write about.
Google says that Blog Compass suggests trending topics based on the interests and posting history; Users can track site stats, approve comments, and read tips for how to make the blog more successful; the app is compatible with WordPress and Blogger.com blogs.
Blog Compass is currently in open beta, and available only in India for English and Hindi speaking users.
Blog Compass also connects to Google Analytics and Search Console, letting you see viewer numbers, traffic sources, demographic information, Google Search status, and popular Google searches that lead to the blog,
Blog Compass also analyzes the post history and the interests. Based on this information, Blog Compass is able to provide detailed Google Trends data that is tailored to the blog. That can help in finding the next topic to write about. Dru Knox, Product Manager, Google Search, at Google says that in initial tests, Google found that a majority of bloggers were able to post more often when using Blog Compass.