Frequently asked questions

  • Is GistReader an RSS reader?

    Yes and no. GistReader supports RSS feeds, but it is not just an RSS reader. GistReader is a web reader that can transform pages into a clean and readable format. It supports individual pages as well as RSS feeds.

  • What is RSS?

    RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication. It is a way to subscribe to content from websites. RSS feeds are often used to subscribe to blogs, news sites, podcasts and more. GistReader is an RSS reader.

  • Can you add support for feature X?

    Perhaps we can! GistReader's roadmap is driven by user feedback. If you have a feature request, please reach out.

  • What languages do you support?

    GistReader is currently only available in English. AI summaries are available in English, Dutch and Mandarin Chinese. I plan to add support for more languages in the future. Let me know if you would like to see support for a specific language.

  • Do you offer refunds?

    You can cancel your plan at any time. If you are somehow unhappy I will refund you. Should that happen, please share what we should do better so we can improve.

  • Who built GistReader?

    GistReader was built by a Aron Rotteveel. I am a software engineer with a passion for building products that help people. I built GistReader because I wanted a simple RSS reader that actually saves me time.