StraightUpSocial News Links for 4/16/2008

Six Apart Launches BlogIt Quick Post Application For Facebook

Michael Arrington tells how Facebook users who want to post to their blog without leaving Facebook can do so using Six Apart’s BlogIt application – supports Typepad, LiveJournal, Vox, WordPress (org/com), Moveable Type or Tumblr.

Windows Live hits back at Google with Live Search News

Harrison Hoffman reviews Microsoft’s recently released Google News competitor – no real info from Microsoft yet on how bloggers can get their news content included.

Twitter Ads Coming Soon?

Nick O’Neill highlights a report of ads showing up on Twitter messages, and a report of the ads being completely false.