Google Currents is an app for smartphones and tablets
, running either Android or iOS, that allows you to consume content offline quickly and easily. You can obtain a wide range of existing Currents from established sources or you can start publishing your own content, which is surprisingly easy. The main advantage that Currents has over
conventional RSS readers is that you can pull content from all sorts of different sources, such as a Twitter feed or website, and present it to your readers in one neatly packaged application. To start creating your own Currents content you will need a Google account, and also be running the Chrome web browser. Now just head to the
page and you can start producing your own digital magazine. In this tutorial we will help you get started creating your own Google Currents content, but be sure to take time to fully explore the Producer page and the many options and features that are on show to help you develop your content further.