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How to read FT.com articles for FREE

Nottin Avatar
4y, 10m agoPosted 4 years, 10 months ago
I found a way to read www.ft.com articles for free.

I would recommend using www.firefox.com web browser (Firefox 3.6.18) from www.filehippo.com

Then click Tools (Alt-T) and
Select Add-Ons (3rd one down the Tools' drop down menu)
Install Fastest fox


then on restarting your web browser FireFox 3.6.18
you can visit www.ft.com website and use the mouse and highlight the headlines you want to read, then a box of 4 icons appears. then click google's icon, it will automatically bring you to seach that article title, then click from google's search, you will be able to read the full article for free!

eg: http://www.ft.com/personal-finance/deal-of-the-week


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4y, 10m agoPosted 4 years, 10 months ago

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Wasted on this board...............
Wasted on this board...............

meeeeow :3
It's a good workaround, you don't need the plugin of course, you can just search for the title wrapped in quotes in Google.
It won't work until Google has indexed the FT content, and if the headline is a common sentence Google will return any number of matches; add site:ft.com to restrict your search results.
Works, nice one OP!

Yuummm.... Double Decker.
Think they have changed it...

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