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Online Google Reader Alternatives

There are many alternatives to Google Reader as a web app and since it's discontinued a lot of people are looking for a replacement. The best Online alternative is Feedly, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Google Reader and loads of them are available as a web app so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Online alternatives to Google Reader are Inoreader, The Old Reader, NewsBlur and CommaFeed.

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. Feedly icon

    Feedly

    • FreemiumProprietary
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    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
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    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Kindle Fire
    • Firefox

    Feedly is a better way to organize, read and share the content of your favorite sites. It weaves the content from the RSS feeds of your favorite websites into a fun magazine-like experience and provides seamless integration with social networks.

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    Most users think Feedly is a great alternative to Google Reader.
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    jezebelisgone

    Feedly is filled with so many rescources that you can type in any random word and it will undoubtedly lead you to a website or blog that you never knew existed.

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    Best form of news aggregator that I could find. Very easy to manage, clean and intuitive UI and superbly user friendly.

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    Costs a ton for what used to be free

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    It never seemed to just... work like Reader did; I have to go through hoops just to add a site to my Feedly, rather than just putting in a URL and suddenly having complete access to that site's RSS. Maybe it's because I was young and ignorant as to how this works when I was using Reader, I don't know.

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    functionable and easy to user

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    vivamanutd84

    same functionality, with a more complicated, but clean, interface. You can reliably use feedly without needing to purchase a subscription

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    to share content from favorite sites

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    Inoreader

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    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Kindle Fire
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    Discover, share and read the best on the web. With Inoreader, content comes to you, the minute it's available. Subscribe to RSS Feeds, Blogs, Podcasts, Twitter searches, Facebook pages, even Email Newsletters! Get unfiltered news feeds or filter them to your liking.

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    Almost everyone thinks Inoreader is a great alternative to Google Reader.

    You can have full basic function with free account.

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    good feature set in free membership plan. social features.

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    Hocu

    You can not see the pricing plans before registering, and it is expensive!

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    Piter432

    The most configurable RSS reader avalaible for many platforms.

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    It's the best alternative to Google Reader that I have ever used. It's not using the more popular these days look that's oversaturated with huge screenshots or banners with only minimal text but uses the interface that is almost identical to what GR offered. Highly recommended!

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    The Old Reader

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Google Chrome
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    The Old Reader is a web based RSS reader, something like Google Reader . Import existing subscriptions, find Facebook friends and more.

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    Almost everyone thinks The Old Reader is a great alternative to Google Reader.

    Has the same format. Lightweight and doesn't need installation.

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    mabuhatab

    Recommended as the most one resembling Google Reader!

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    NewsBlur

    • FreemiumOpen Source
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    • iPhone
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    • Kindle Fire
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    NewsBlur is a personal news reader that brings people together to talk about the world. It shows you the original site and allows you to read stories directly off the site while keeping track of what you read. It also filters and highlights stories you like and dislike.

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    NewsBlur vs Google Reader opinions
    Almost everyone thinks NewsBlur is a great alternative to Google Reader.

    Highly customizable interface!

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    Newsblur is fantastic - handles the simple task of keeping track of many feeds very well. Also has many features, like multiple methods of displaying posts, training it to highlight the posts that matter most, lots of organization & filtering methods, etc.

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    fancycwabs

    Integrated sharing and threaded commenting. Because it's a paid service, it doesn't share / sell your personal information, good mobile apps and compatibility with third-party apps.

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  5. Google Reader inspired self-hosted RSS reader, based on JAX-RS, Wicket and AngularJS.

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    Almost everyone thinks CommaFeed is a great alternative to Google Reader.


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    Netvibes

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    Netvibes is a multi-lingual Ajax-based personalized start page or personal web portal much like Pageflakes, My Yahoo!, iGoogle, and Microsoft Live.

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    Almost everyone thinks Netvibes is a great alternative to Google Reader.
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    News360

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    • Windows S
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    • iPad

    News360 is a next-generation news reader that gathers news from more than 10,000 different online sources, and presents them in an innovative visual fashion, aggregating different articles and media, and letting you see all sides of a story.

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    Almost everyone thinks News360 is a great alternative to Google Reader.
  8. Fast & free RSS feed reader as a browser extension for Chrome, Vivaldi, Edge, Brave and Firefox for reading blogs, news or any RSS, Atom or RDF based feed.

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    easy to install in Firefox, free, not limited, number of new posts always visible in add-on icon

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  9. BazQux Reader is a very fast RSS feed reader with simple and clean user interface.

    Google Reader-like list view
    Almost everyone thinks BazQux Reader is a great alternative to Google Reader.
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    Feedbin

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    • Android
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    • ReadKit
    • Leaf RSS Reader
    • News+
    • FeedMe
    • Slow Feeds
    • Reeder
    • 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.

    Feedbin homepage as of 2018-03
    Most users think Feedbin is a great alternative to Google Reader.
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