The design of feedly has often changed through time but it seems to have settled on one where only some articles can be marked as read without opening them. I like to clean my feedly every visit by marking as read all new entries, and most of the time I only read the title rather than opening the article.
Currently, only about half the articles on the page can be marked as read without opening them. The articles represented as big squares at the top and the little links at the bottom do not offer this functionality. It would be very welcome.
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