How do RSS feeds work?

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How do RSS feeds work?

Postby doll » Sat Dec 11, 2010 11:18 am

Say i have a blog with an rss feed, and my psp has rss feeds, can i write a blog on my psp?? how does it all work, what is it?

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Re: How do RSS feeds work?

Postby Bellucci » Thu Dec 30, 2010 4:27 pm

I found this on the net about how RSS feeds work:

At its simplest, this file contains a main URL and a set of items representing links published from the website in question. Each of these items consists of a title, a link to that content on the site and a brief description.

An RSS reader/aggregator links to the RSS file on the site and downloads it, rendering each of the items as a separate headline and synopsis of that article or content, complete with a link. Most RSS readers will continually scan each RSS feed they have linked to for updates, then inform the user when new content is found.

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Re: How do RSS feeds work?

Postby dilip » Sat Jan 08, 2011 1:34 pm

Feeds let you receive messages from newspapers, blogs and other information sources on the Web. Rather than visiting a newspaper or blog website checking for updates all the time, you can subscribe to the site's feed, and receive news summaries like you receive email messages.

Almost all available blog/CMS softwares like wordpress, joomla , cutenews etc. have inbuilt rss feed script. So all you have to do is paste that link on your website - so that visitors can click and subscribe the feed of your blog.


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