Send an RSS item from ReadKit to Safari's Reading List

ReadKit ( is an RSS reader that synchronizes with multiple RSS services. It supports sending articles to read-later services such as Instapaper, Readability and Pocket. However, out of the box there is no way to send an article to Safari’s Reading List (aside from manually copy-and-pasting the URL into Safari).

Reading List (RL) is very handy if you have multiple iOS devices, since articles in RL are automatically synchronized and downloaded on each devices. Below, I will describe a simple service that import the currently selected article in ReadKit into RL.

Open Automator and create a new Service. Call the Service “Add to Reading List”

Select Service receives: “no input”

Click on the next drop-down box, select “Other…” and find ReadKit in the Applications folder

On the left-hand side sidebar, select “Utilities” and then double-click the action “Run AppleScript”

Copy and paste the c …

Source: Mac OSX Hints