Miniflux – minimalist and opinionated feed reader

Miniflux is a minimalist feed reader written in the Go programming language.

The software is released under an open source license.

Features include:

Reader

  • Feed formats supported: Atom, RSS 1.0/2.0, RDF, and JSON.
  • OPML import/export.
  • Support multiple enclosures/attachments (Podcasts, videos, music, and images).
  • Play videos from YouTube channels directly inside Miniflux.
  • Categories.
  • Bookmarks.
  • Fetch website icons (favicons).
  • Save articles to third-party services.
  • Internationalization support – available in Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Polish, and Russian.

Privacy

  • Remove pixel trackers.
  • Fetch original links when the feed is coming from FeedBurner.
  • Open external links with the attributes rel=”noopener noreferrer” referrerpolicy=”no-referrer”.
  • Image proxy to avoid mixed content warnings with HTTPS.
  • Play Youtube videos by using the domain youtube-nocookie.com.
  • Block any external Javascript code to avoid tracking.

Content Manipulation

  • Fetch original article and returns relevant contents (Readability).
  • Custom scraper rules based on CSS selectors.
  • Custom rewriting rules.

User Interface

  • Stylesheet optimized for readability.
  • Responsive design (works on desktop, tablet, and mobile devices).
  • Doesn’t require to download an application from the App/Play Store.
  • Keyboard shortcuts.
  • Touch events on mobile devices.
  • Themes (black and white).

Integration

  • Send articles to Pinboard, Instapaper, Pocket, or Wallabag.
  • Bookmarklet to subscribe to a website directly from any browsers.
  • Use existing mobile applications to read your feeds by using the Fever API.
  • REST API with clients written in Go and Python.

Authentication

  • Username/password.
  • Google (OAuth2).

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