10 “Secret” tips for Windows Live Essentials

(Highlights from an article at Explore Windows  by Zia Munshi, a freelance writer and copywriter who has written for a wide variety of publications and companies, including Microsoft and MSN)

On the surface, Windows Live Essentials may seem to be about basic communication tools—like email, instant messaging, and web chats. Or maybe you’re a photography maven or budding director and you mainly use it for photos and videos. Sure, Windows Live Essentials is great for doing all these things. But it also does a lot more. Here are some pretty cool features you might not know about.

  1. Leave video messages
  2. Chat, don’t text
  3. The magic of Mesh
  4. Work with Office documents online
  5. Pin online Office Web Apps documents to your desktop
  6. One stop for Facebook
  7. Facial recognition for Facebook
  8. Easy ways to blog
  9. Publish your movies
  10. Send 10 GB of photos in one email

Get all the details here: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/explore/tips-for-windows-live-essentials.aspx