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why they may want to use it, and how to use it. The following information
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What is RSS?
RSS is an acronym for Really Simple Syndication. RSS feeds are an
easy and efficient way to recieve notification when new information
is available in a specific area of interest.
How Can I Benefit From RSS?
RSS feeds save time, allowing users to recieve notification only
when new content is available. Web site visitors choose the information
they wish to subscribe to and can unsubscribe from any feed at any
How Do I Subscribe to RSS Feeds?
First you will need an RSS feed reader (also called a news aggregator)
there are a number of RSS readers available. A short list is available
RSS readers are simply programs that display the contents of an
RSS feed in an easy to read format.
Once you have an RSS reader you simply click the icon or a link
to the RSS feed and paste it into your RSS reader. Some readers
will auto detect the precense of an RSS feed on a website and you
can optionally choose to subscribe.
What RSS Feeds are Available on This Site?
- RSS article Feed (read the latest RSS related articles)
- RSS Blog Feed (read the latest news in the syndication arena)
Terms and Conditions
The RSS feeds for the RSS Specifications website are available for
syndication. The feeds and content contained in the RSS feeds on
the RSS specifications site may not be modified.
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