Introducing Pocket!

Introducing Pocket
Published: by
Last updated:
Categories
Website Development

Pocket is a free read-it-later app for power users. In its simplest form it is used for saving web pages (such as articles and blog posts) on one of Pocket’s remote servers where it can be access later again for reading or referencing. Image and video links can also be saved.

This is an ongoing post. Please suggest corrections, explanations, etc. in the comment section at the bottom of this page.

With the free version of Pocket, only article links are saved, but for about US$5 a month (or U$45 a year), a permanent copy of the content can be saved for offline view. Pocket also removes clutter from articles and allows the user to add tags to their articles and to adjust text settings for easier reading.

Pocket’s simple, yet effective, functionality makes it easy to save and retrieve articles from sources such as websites, Facebook, Google+, RSS Feeds, etc. Saved content and links are synchronised over all connected devices. Pocket is available for desktops, iOS, Android and Windows devices. They also offer browser extensions for Chrome, Safari and Firefox.

A very nice feature about Pocket is its tagging functionality. Custom keyword(s) can be assigned to links making it easy to organise and find at a later stage.

About the author
Renier busies himself with improving his English writing, creative web design and his websites, photoshopping, micro-electronics, multiple genres of music, superhero movies and badass series.
Behind the Scenes is a free, informative website. If you find value in any of our content, please consider making a donation to our cause.
Donate via PayPal

Save, share & Disqus

Use the buttons below, on the left or the bottom of this page to share this post. Your comment is important, but don't be a knob. Keep it constructive and polite.

Comment via Disqus

Disqus is a worldwide comment hosting service for web sites and online communities. This secure platform ensures a pleasant commenting environment which is manageable from one account. Use the Login button to sign up.

More social media related posts

Discover the easy way to send bulk SMS from your PC, Mac or mobile device
Discover the easy way to send bulk SMS from your PC, Mac or mobile device
15 October 2019
Ad: Using the latest in technology, WinSMS offers cost effective messaging solutions that makers and business owners can use. With their online portal and API functionality, buying SMS bundles and sending them to recipients is more cost effective and easy to do. More…
Creating custom social media share buttons for posts
Creating custom social media share buttons for posts
27 October 2017 | Updated 19 March 2019
Website developers might find it necessary to have custom social share buttons at the top/bottom of their web pages. Custom buttons allow better integration with the rest of a website’s style and create a more unique look. More control over where these buttons appear on pages might also be beneficial. More…