I read a lot of blogs. A lot. I love to read blogs. (And I don't trust bloggers who don't read other blogs.)
So when Google announced that they were getting rid of Google Reader, I panicked a little. I use Google Reader daily, almost exclusively through the Next Button, which was probably my favorite invention of all time.
I put off finding a replacement for months, but last week I started to look around. With deep, annoying sighs I tried out the two options that kept coming up as the best alternatives: Blog Lovin' and Feedly.
Here's what Feedly looked like:
Prettier, but not all that different from Google Reader. Like the modern, Ikea-version of Google Reader. When you click on a blog or post that you want to read, it looks like this: