“Like all magnificent things, it's very simple.” ― Natalie Babbitt, Tuck Everlasting
Alt doesn't try to do anything fancy. It lets you read the content from the feeds that you're subscribed to, and that's about it. There isn't much to explain, but there are a few things worth mentioning:
This site isn't as complete as it could be. Things to be worked on include:
It's also possible that there will be problems with some feeds or that any other problems common to new software will arise (but hopefully there won't be too many issues).
The source code for this is available on GitHub.
There are also a few credits worth mentioning:
Hello. I'm David. I'm a software developer based in Melbourne who doesn't want the closure of Google Reader to spoil his feed reading habit. I can be contacted by email at email@example.com. When I'm not building feed readers, I'm making a website for cyclists, Cycling Analytics.