This page shows what’s possible with the Friends plugin for WordPress.
While the plugin allows you to connect to your friends’ blogs, it’s also a powerful way for consuming the web, hosted on your own blog, accessible only to you.
Read articles in a Clean UI
Subscribe to Multiple Feeds per Person
Filter & Modify Incoming Content
Browsing Content by Type
Subscribe to different types of content and browse them combined or together.
When you come across something you’d like to keep or re-use:
From your Feeds
From the Web
Since the full text is saved, you can search for its content later, too.
Send them to your E-Reader
Reading longer articles on a reader offers a nice experience. When you send a couple of articles, you can read them all later when you have time.
Publish them in a new feed
- Save from the web,
- Reformat/strip using Gutenberg,
- Send to your E-Reader
Send full articles directly your E-Reader when they arrive
You can make new content be sent to your E-Reader automatically.
The Friends plugin is a plugin for WordPress but it can be itself extended with plugins:
This allows for selective expansion of features depending on what people need. See our Issue Tracker.