Google Reader Alternatives for Mac

    Google Reader is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is QuiteRSS, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Google Reader and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Google Reader are Reeder (Paid), Feedbin (Paid, Open Source), Feeder (Freemium) and NetNewsWire (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 6, 2020

    1. Features: Feed and news filters: new, unread, starred, deleted (for news until restart application) User filters Proxy configuration: automatic or manual Feed import wizard: Search feed URL if site URL was entered Embedded browser (Webkit core)...
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      QuiteRSS vs Google Reader opinions
      Almost everyone thinks QuiteRSS is a great alternative to Google Reader.
      OPML file uploads that actually work, cool label features.
      Positive comment 9 months ago

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      Small, quick, cross-platform (including BSD!!!)
      Positive comment about 4 years ago

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    2. A news reader for the Mac with support for various sync services.
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      Almost everyone thinks Reeder is a great alternative to Google Reader.


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      • Leaf RSS Reader
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      • NetNewsWire
      Feedbin is a modern web reader to follow websites, Twitter feeds and email newsletters in one place. It boasts a clean interface, is ad-free, and costs $5/month.
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      Most users think Feedbin is a great alternative to Google Reader.
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      Feeder.co is a simple way to follow your favorite feeds and sites. Feeder supports most RSS and Atom feeds on the web. Browsing your feeds has never been easier.
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      Almost everyone thinks Feeder is a great alternative to Google Reader.
    3. NetNewsWire is a news RSS aggregator for MacOS, iOS and iPadOS. We value stability, performance, quality, platform-specific design and accessibility.
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      NetNewsWire vs Google Reader opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      hadyncutler Completely free, no ads, simple to use, great UI, and no cons whatsoever!
      Positive comment 10 months ago

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    4. RSS Guard is simple, light and easy-to-use RSS/ATOM feed aggregator developed using Qt framework which supports online feed synchronization with these features: support for online feed synchronization via plugins, • Tiny Tiny RSS (RSS Guard 3.0.
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      Looking for a simple and open feed reader? Free, open source, easy to use, Sismics Reader is what you need to keep your feeds under control. Central Access all your RSS and Atom feeds in one central easy readable place.
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      Visualping is the easiest to use website change monitoring, website change detector and website change alert software of the web.
    5. Brief is a light-weight feed reading extension for Mozilla Firefox . Designed to be easy to use and streamlined, with exactly the right set of features.
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    6. ReadKit is a full-featured news reader and read later client that supports services from Instapaper, Pocket, Pinboard, Feedly, Fever, NewsBlur, Feedbin and Feed Wrangler and has built-in RSS capabilities.
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