A free beta version of Nvu, a free, easy-to-use Web editor, was released today in advance of Nvu 1.0, which is being sponsored by Linspire. The new application is based on Mozilla Internet technology and Netscape Composer, the tool allows users to easily author and manage rich Web documents without programming or HTML coding. Nvu 1.0 beta for Mac OS X, Linux, and Windows users is available for download now.