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Google Reader Alternatives

Google Reader is described as 'was a Web-based aggregator, capable of reading Atom and RSS feeds online or offline' and is a leading RSS Reader in the news & books category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Google Reader for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone, Self-Hosted solutions and Linux. The best alternative is Feedly, which is free. Other great apps like Google Reader are Inoreader, The Old Reader, Tiny Tiny RSS and QuiteRSS.

Google Reader alternatives are mainly RSS Readers but may also be News Readers or Personal Homepage Sites. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Google Reader.
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Google Reader was a Web-based aggregator, capable of reading Atom and RSS feeds online or offline.

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  1. Feedspot icon

    Feedspot

    • Online
    239 alternatives to Feedspot 

    A great alternative to Google Reader. Offers awesome productivity features like Search, RSS feeds for your starred items, tags & folder. You can share on Twitter, .

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    It's a cross-platform web-based RSS Reader. Works well on a phone. Contains a large curated list of blogs.

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  2. Aktuell icon

    Aktuell

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    237 alternatives to Aktuell 

    Aktuell is a modern, lightning fast, intuitive and elegant reader for reading blogs and news. All your favorite feeds in one app. Be up to date!

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    1.  Import/Export OPML FeedsImport and export your feed subscriptions into OPML format with Aktuell.
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  3. Feeddler RSS Reader icon

    Feeddler RSS Reader

    • iPhone
    • iPad
    219 alternatives to Feeddler RSS Reader 

    Feeddler is a fast and highly customizable RSS Reader that presents RSS stories in an easy-to-ready interface. Feeddler is a universal app that supports iPhones, iPod touches, and iPads. The free version is ad-supported.

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    1.  Multiple Account supportFeeddler RSS Reader support multiple accounts without the need to logout and login
    2.  Dark ModeFeeddler RSS Reader supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    Socialite

    252 alternatives to Socialite 

    Socialite is a revolutionary social application that keeps all your social networks in one convenient place!

    Discontinued

    Socialite has been discontinued on September 10th, 2013. Latest version is still available for download from the official website.

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  5. Handy News Reader icon

    Handy News Reader

    • Android
    4 alternatives to Handy News Reader 

    Handy News Reader is a free no-ads RSS reader for reading offline contents from RSS feeds or web sites without RSS feeds.

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    1.  Import/Export OPML FeedsImport and export your feed subscriptions into OPML format with Handy News Reader.
    2.  Distraction-freeHandy News Reader has a distraction-free mode for when you need to focus.
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    Awasu

    211 alternatives to Awasu 

    Awasu is a state-of-the-art feed reader that comes loaded with features for both casual personal use and professional, high-powered information management.

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    GreatNews

    208 alternatives to GreatNews 

    Fast Reading GreatNews displays full pages of news articles across rss feeds, optimized for fast reading. So you can skim through pages in seconds, and pick interesting ones to dig in.

    News Highlighting Automatic news highlighting makes important news stand out. Fully customizab.

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    1.  PortableGreatNews can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    • SyFeed News Reader icon

      SyFeed News Reader

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Windows Mobile
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Blackberry
      • Chrome OS
      • Windows S
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad
      • Blackberry 10
      • Kindle Fire
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      261 alternatives to SyFeed News Reader 

      Easy to use content reader. You can add News Websites or any other website that have rss or not and we will collect the content for you. You can add them from all over the world not depending on language.

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    • newsrdr

      • Online
      210 alternatives to newsrdr 

      newsrdr is a Web based RSS/Atom news reader that allows you to follow the latest news from your favorite websites in one place.

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      1.  Import/Export OPML FeedsImport and export your feed subscriptions into OPML format with newsrdr.
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      NewsBar

      • Mac
      • iPhone
      205 alternatives to NewsBar 

      NewsBar is built with a fresh concept: news feeds delivered with a smooth animation, right to your desktop - now with automatic iCloud sync across all Apple devices. Works fine without Google Reader.

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