BringGoogleReaderBack.com and KeepGoogleReader.com beg Google to reconsider killing Reader

Bring google reader back
Image Credit: John Koetsier
If you’re not reaching, engaging, and monetizing customers on mobile, you’re likely losing them to someone else. Register now for the 8th annual MobileBeat, July 13-14, where the best and brightest will be exploring the latest strategies and tactics in the mobile space.

Bring google reader backAnd it’s here: BringGoogleReaderBack.com.

The great thing about geeks is that they are smart, fast, and have the power to create stuff instantly. Like BringGoogleReaderBack.com, which was published just a few hours ago and already has 931 tweets. Or like KeepGoogleReader.com, a petition to keep Google Reader that already has 2,454 digital signatures.

Some may think that that it’s primarily the geeks who are upset, but Twitter sentiment is currently running 65 percent negative on the Google Reader closure, according to Sentiment140:

Google reader twitter sentiment

Geeks or not, perhaps Kyle Wild, the CEO of Keen_IO, put it best:


VB’s research team is studying mobile user acquisition... Chime in here, and we’ll share the results.