Best RSS Readers

Many RSS readers are available in the market but some are really a class apart from others when it comes to ease of use and functionality.

Really Simple Syndication RSS is used to update and publish frequent content such as news headlines audio video. To receive the best newsfeed you must have a powerful aggregator which will allow you to categorize and search for news. So here are the best RSS readers around.

Free and easy to use RSS reader, NNTP news reader, and web bookmark manager. It’s fast, it aggregates, and it keeps you organized. Check out the additional features: lightning-fast desktop search, flexible information organizer, contextual access, and quick extensibility for developers who want more.
Google Reader is a web based aggregator capable of reading atom and RSS feeds. It lets you subscribe to your favorite websites so new content comes to you when it’s posted.Reader keeps track of which things you’ve read so that when you only see unread items when you come back. If there’s a dark blue border around an item, Reader is marking that item as read.

3. NewsGatorNewsGators easy-to-use interface makes it a snap to stay informed with the latest news and information. You can completely customize the way feeds are organized and displayed. Set up custom news watches based on keywords or use the powerful search to find articles. You can even download podcasts and audio files and have them show up on your portable audio device. In addition, FeedDemon synchronizes with NewsGator Online and the rest of the NewsGator RSS Suite. The software is pre-configured with dozens of feeds, so you can unleash the power of RSS right away.

4. Bloglines

Bloglines is an excellent web based RSS reader. You can choose the kind of content you like to read including new blogs weather with simple interface.

5. Awasu Personal Edition

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.

6. NewzCrawler

NewzCrawler is a rss/atom reader, news aggregator, browser and blog client for Windows which provides access to news content from various sources:
  • Syndicated news given in XML-based formats (Atom, RSS, RDF, BackSlash etc.);
  • Usenet (NNTP) newsgroups;
  • Web pages (HTTP).
It gathers news content from each source channel and displays them in a number of views: News List, News Balloon and News Ticker. NewzCrawler’s user interface is similar to an ordinary MS Outlook Express-like user interface. It supports many back-end headline syndication file formats and embeds web browser for extra fast news surfing.

The main difference from other rss readers is that NewzCrawler rapidly retrieves news from various web sources in background and displays them in comfortable customizable views. It is the only solution available that combines RSS, Atom, Newsgroups and Web pages in one application.

7. SharpReader

  • Handles all RSS versions, ATOM 0.3 and 1.0, modules like dublin core, content:encoding, xhtml:body, etc.
  • Advanced threading support allowing you to view connected items together in a threaded fashion. SharpReader detects and shows connections between items if they have same link, if one item links to another, if two items both link to the same external webpage, or if an item has comment.