The news that Google is shutting down Google Reader on July 1 of this year shook the Internet to its core this week. For many, it is the go-to feed aggregator that made looking deep into the heart of the online world possible from one window, and the news of its demise has us wondering what we'll do next. What next? How about dumping Google Reader and switching to Feedly? In fact, a half-million people already switched in only two days.
Having a sudden influx of 500,000 new users can be a lot to handle for any site, but Feedly seems willing to meet the challenges needed to greet lost Googlers with open arms. In a blog post, a Feedly blogger said the company is committed to keeping the site up and running despite the big jump in numbers.
Feedly isn't content to continue existing while hundreds of thousands of new users flock to its shores.
Feedly isn't content to continue existing while hundreds of thousands of new users flock to its shores. The Feedly blog also said the company is committed to adding new features, and to taking suggestions from new users about what they would like those features to be....