- Category: RSS Feeds
- Published: Thursday, 09 October 2014 15:09
- Written by Amit Kumar
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RSS feeds allow you to see when websites have added new content. RSS can deliver current information from the Internet in our areas of expertise or interest to our desktop or mobile phone. You can get the latest headlines, audio and video in one place, as soon as it's published, without having to visit the websites you have taken the feed from.
How to use RSS Feeds?
There are three main methods to read RSS feeds:
Browser Based RSS Readers
Most modern web browsers, including Firefox, Opera, Internet Explorer, Safari and Chrome automatically check for feeds when you visit a website, and display the orange RSS icon when they find one. Many of them allow you to add RSS feeds as a browser favourite or bookmark folder, automatically updating them with the latest content.
Web Based RSS Readers
Web-based RSS readers check feeds and display any new articles that have been added. They let you catch up with your RSS feed subscriptions from any computer, making this option useful if you want to access the feeds from multiple computers or devices.
Desktop Based RSS Readers
There are some dedicated RSS Readers [softwares] that you can download and install on your computer. Just google for the term, you will find many free and paid options. Most of the famous RSS readers are free. Many email client applications also has integrated RSS Readers.
How to subscribe to RSS Feeds?
Once you have selected your RSS Reader, Its time to subscribe to your Favourite RSS Feed(s).
To subscribe to an RSS feed:
- Follow the instructions of your RSS feed reader. Each RSS feed reader is a little different.
- On a website or blog with a feed, find the RSS icon or button, left click, and see if the RSS Feed has information to help subscribe.
- On a website or blog with a feed, find the RSS icon or button, right click, copy link location, and paste the URL into your RSS feed reader.
- On a website or blog with a feed, find the button for your particular RSS Feed Reader, click and follow instructions.
- You can also subscribe to a RSS Feed using your email ID. It delivers news directly to your mailbox.
Some of the most popular RSS Feed Readers
Browser Based: Internet Explorer (V7 or V7+), Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera
Web Based: Google Reader, My Yahoo, Microsoft Live, My AOL, Bloglines, Newsgator, Feedzilla, Netvibes Etc.
Desktop Based [Windows]: FeedDemon, Awasu, FeedReader, SurfPack, SharpReader, RSSReader, Pluck
Desktop Based [Mac]: NewsMac, Pheeder, NetNewswire, BlogMatrix Jager, Pears, Pineapple, Safari RSS
Desktop Based [Linux]: Straw, Bottom Feeder, Liferea, Syndigator, Composite, KRSS, Rol
Handheld Device Based: PocketFeed, JPluck, MobileRSS, NewsMob
You are most welcome to use our Feeds on your Website as far as you leave a credit to the Source.
- Copy and paste the following code into any web page. Your RSS Feed will be automatically inserted each time the page is loaded.
- For more Information: View details about how to apply your own styles to the RSS Feeds.
- Seeking inspiration? Check out some sample uses of RSS Feeds we came up with.
- If you face a Problem, Feel free to Contact Us.