Opinionated?

Miniflux is a minimalist software. The purpose of this application is to read feeds. Nothing else.

Focus on Simplicity

Why the user interface is ugly?

Why are you not developing my feature request?

Why choose Golang as programming language?

Go is probably the best choice for self-hosted software:

Why Postgresql?

Miniflux is compatible only with Postgres.

Why no Javascript framework?

Miniflux uses Javascript only where it’s necessary.

Why only ECMAScript 6?

Miniflux uses ECMAScript 6 and the Fetch API.

Why there is no mobile application?

Using the web UI on your smartphone is not so bad:

The development of mobile clients is left to the open source community: