What is RSS ?

RSS definition :

What is RSS

RSS stands for (Really Simple Syndication or Rich Site Summary) is a format fordeliveringregularlychanging web content.

Benefits or the reasons for using RSS ?

  • Allow you to easily stay informed.
  • You save time by not needing to visit each site individually.
  • Ensuring your privacy, by not joining every newsletter.

What do you need to read RSS feeds ?

RSS Feed Readers

You need Feed Reader or News Aggregater that  allow you to grab the RSS feeds from various sites and display them for you to read and use.

There is a variety of RSS Feeds Readers, for different platforms :

Web Based Readers :

How to find RSS Feed for website or blog?

Many sites and blogs display a small icon with the acronyms RSS, XML, or RDF to let you know a feed is available.

For more information:

  1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS
  2. http://www.rssboard.org
  3. http://blogs.msdn.com/rssteam/archive/2005/12/14/503778.aspx
  4. http://www.webreference.com/authoring/languages/xml/rss/1/
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