Feedly Counter

Feedly Counter

Shows unread article count from Feedly

Feedly Counter
What is Feedly Counter?
"Feedly Counter" is a functional Chrome extension tailored to offer live updates on your unread Feedly articles. This tool provides seamless, one-click access to Feedly feeds. Notably, it replaces the original extension that unexpectedly lost this essential feature. The extension is about to become more efficient and secure, on acquiring the Feedly developer ID for optimization. It recently rectifies the 'grey icon' bug for a smoother functionality.
By: p3lim
Users: 644 ▲ 6
Rating: 4.50 (30)
Version: 1.3.3 (Last updated: 2014-03-24)
Creation date: 2014-03-24
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • tabs
  • webRequest
  • alarms
  • notifications
  • *://*.feedly.com/*
Size: 12.96K
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Feedly Counter is a Chrome extension for Feedly, which allows you to see at a glance when you've got unread articles, and gives you easy one-click-access to your feeds.

I made this as an alternative to the original extension when it magically lost this option.

** New in 1.3.3:

  • Should hopefully fix the "grey icon" bug

** Future works and comments: I'm currently waiting for Feedly to give me a developer ID so I can make this extension smaller, quicker and safer. The work is already done, but Feedly is beeing a bit slow with processing my request. Once I've received this ID, expect a big update coming!

Also, regarding the "grey icon"-bug, I appologize for the inconvenience, I just got caught up in work and was unable to fix it until now. Bugs such as these should not happen, and especially not live for such a long period.

User reviews
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  • Simple and easy to use
  • Fast response on user suggestions
  • Functional features like unread count and HTTPS
  • Smooth working for many users
  • Option to adjust polling interval
  • Issues with icon color and format
  • Problems with staying logged in
  • Opens a new tab instead of existing one when clicked
  • Needs re-install after updates sometimes
  • Inconsistent refresh rate
Most mentioned
  • Display of unread count
  • HTTPS compatibility
  • Issues with the icon
  • Need for faster refresh rate
  • Issues with staying logged in
Recent reviews
Are you going update the icon to match the new format (16x16) for the latest version of chrome?
by Justin Williams Justin Williams, 2016-09-17

Does what is says on the tin. Two cons: if you already have a Feedly tab open (I like to have it pinned), clicking the icon will open a *new* tab instead of switching to the existing one. All my other "open a website" buttons get this right. Please implement this. 2. It seems to have trouble staying logged in; I often need to click it to get it to update. Not sure what the problem is.
by Henry Harrison Henry Harrison, 2015-04-03

Simple good thing!
by Ushakov Vasilii Ushakov Vasilii, 2015-02-20
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Risk impact

Feedly Counter may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Feedly Counter has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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