15 – Feedly

Down 1 place in 2019

Feedly is an RSS reader – or feed aggregator – that lets you organise, read and share the content of your favourite sites.

Website: feedly.com
Cost: Free and premium versions
Availability: Online

Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 12
Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 
Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: 

Past Overall Rankings
2018: 14.   2017: 18    2016: 23    2015: 36    2014: 19    2013: 19   
2012: –       2011: –      2010: –       2009: –      2008: –       2007: –

Comments from some of those who selected Feedly as one of their Top 10 Tools in 2019

  • “the content curation choice. We spend a large part of the day online browsing the gigantic library called ‘internet’. But all articles and / or blog posts screen and check whether our favorite bloggers have written a new post, we leave that time-consuming task to Feedly. After all, Feedly, gives us a nice overview of content that we will probably find interesting. And since we switched to a paying account and made the integration with Slack, this process has become even easier.” Matt Vermeulen, Belgium https://www.winstonwolfe.be/tools-for-learning-2019-onze-selectie/”
  • “Feedly is my key to efficiently keeping up with and track of 99% of the things I want to keep up with.” Mike Taylor, USA https://mike-taylor.org/2019/07/02/mike-taylors-2019-top-10-learning-tools/ 
  • “Feedly is my key tool for keeping up to date across a range of personal and professional interests.” Julian Elve, UK https://www.synesthesia.co.uk/2019/08/23/top-10-tools-for-learning-2019/
  • ” My latest feed reader, or aggregator, to keep track of blogs and news sites via RSS.” Harold Jarche, Canada https://jarche.com/2019/09/top-tools-2019/ 
  • “since the removal of Google Reader, Feedly has been my go to RSS feed reader. It’s easily configurable and the best way to aggregate topics and content. I have some 150 sites feeding content in on an hourly basis and it really helps find the new and interesting.” Andrew Jacobs, UK https://lostanddesperate.com/2019/09/04/top-10-tools-for-learning-2019/ 
  • “I use Feedly Pro every day to filter and curate content to me. I’ve set up key word searches and have various streams where content gets filtered to so that I have a steady stream of content to read.  From there, I share to social media (or save it to particular Boards) that I have created that allows me to keep them.” Helen Blunden, Australia http://activatelearning.com.au/2019/08/my-top-10-tools-for-learning-2/
  • “I couldn’t do without Feedly– my news reader – where I aggregate well over 300 blog and website feeds. I use this as another means to keep up to date with what’s happening with technology, the future of work, and other related topics.” Jane Hart, UK https://modernworkplacelearning.com/magazine/janes-top-ten-2019/
  • “I follow a lot of blogs. Feedly keeps me up to date with new posts that I can save to read later or access anywhere online without having to manually look for updates.” Senior Organisational Development Consultant, New Zealand
  • “Easy to filter content, but the new ‘boards’ feature now empowers really effective saving of content as well.” Learning Content Developer, Spain
  • “Filter RSS and also keyword searches and hashtags. Have been a Premium subscriber for years and full functionality is excellent.” Senior Adoption Consultant, Australia
  • “I like to use feedly when I have some time available to surf and read news and articles. It is quite effective because I have curated sources, so the content received is selected.” Knowledge Management Specialist, Brazil
  • “Learning from interesting people and organization on various topics – personal and professional ones” Facilitator of Peer Learning Programs, France

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