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* [http://weblogg-ed.com/wp-content/uploads/2006/05/RSSFAQ4.pdf RSS: A Quick Start Guide for Educators (PDF)]
 
* [http://weblogg-ed.com/wp-content/uploads/2006/05/RSSFAQ4.pdf RSS: A Quick Start Guide for Educators (PDF)]
 
* [http://www.educationcounts.govt.nz/help/about-education-counts/rss-feed RSS (Really Simple Syndication) Feed]
 
* [http://www.educationcounts.govt.nz/help/about-education-counts/rss-feed RSS (Really Simple Syndication) Feed]
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* [http://www.betterbusinessblogging.com/rss-information/so-what-is-rss-all-about-then/ So, what is RSS all about then?]
  
 
====Business====
 
====Business====
 
Here are RSS feed ideas for the business environment.
 
Here are RSS feed ideas for the business environment.
 
* [http://blog.kissmetrics.com/blogs-rss-feed/ 12 Great Ways to Use Your Business Blog’s RSS Feed]
 
* [http://blog.kissmetrics.com/blogs-rss-feed/ 12 Great Ways to Use Your Business Blog’s RSS Feed]
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* [http://increaserss.com/using-rss-subscription-to-grow-your-online-business/ Using RSS Subscription to Grow Your Online Business]
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* [http://www.webpronews.com/practical-uses-for-rss-in-business-2006-07 11 Practical Uses for RSS in Business]
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* [http://www.rss-specifications.com/rss-for-business.htm RSS For Business]
  
 
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* [http://www.labnol.org/internet/tools/embed-rss-feeds-add-html-websites-javascript/2515/ How to Embed RSS Feeds into HTML Web Pages – The Easy Way]
 
* [http://www.labnol.org/internet/tools/embed-rss-feeds-add-html-websites-javascript/2515/ How to Embed RSS Feeds into HTML Web Pages – The Easy Way]
 
* [http://blog.tweetsmarter.com/twitter-tools/create-a-twitter-rss-feed-for-anyones-tweets-or-favorites Create a Twitter RSS feed for Tweets, Searches, Hashtags, Lists or Favorites]
 
* [http://blog.tweetsmarter.com/twitter-tools/create-a-twitter-rss-feed-for-anyones-tweets-or-favorites Create a Twitter RSS feed for Tweets, Searches, Hashtags, Lists or Favorites]
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====Non-Profit Organizations====
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Here are some articles to leverage RSS feeds for non-profit organizations.
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* [http://www.techsoup.org/learningcenter/internet/page7325.cfm Why Nonprofit Managers Must Use RSS — And How to Start]
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* [http://www.socialsignal.com/nonprofit-RSS Make your nonprofit more effective with RSS aggregation]
  
 
====Professional Development====
 
====Professional Development====

Revision as of 18:56, 6 January 2012

RSS - Really Simple Syndication

Release status: new

Description RSS feeds are a means where you can subscribe to information and have it delivered to you.
Author(s) Stan Skrabut (skrabutTalk)
Email Stan Skrabut
Location Room 120
University of Wyoming, College of Agriculture
Phone 307-766-3722
Last Updated 6 January, 2012


Contents

Description

RSS feeds are a great way to subscribe to news and blog feeds. Instead of going to countless Web sites to see information important to you, the information comes to you. Through the use of an RSS reader, you can collect, organize, and view feeds.

Rss.png

RSS feeds are typically associated with an icon similar to the one above.

Essential Requirements

RSS will operate on both a Mac or PC, as well as an iPad or mobile phone.

Equipment

The only equipment needed is a computer, smart phone, or iPod with a Web browser.

Software

Access to RSS feeds is accomplished through a Web-browser. These are the most common browsers:

Common RSS Reader Applications

Here are common RSS Readers:

You can also view your RSS feeds on the iPad with a number of different applications. Here is a list of tools: RSS Readers For The iPad.

Learning resources information

Reading List

Here are a number of articles and books worth reading on the use of RSS feeds.

Key Web links

Guides and Beginner Instructions

Here are a number of great guides to help you better understand RSS feeds and their capabilities.

Business

Here are RSS feed ideas for the business environment.

Education

Here are a number of great ideas for using RSS feeds in a education environment.

Miscellaneous RSS Tips

These are tips that did not neatly fit in other places.

Non-Profit Organizations

Here are some articles to leverage RSS feeds for non-profit organizations.

Professional Development

Here are some articles to put purpose behind your RSS feeds.

Useful RSS Feeds

WordPress Tips

Here are tips specific to WordPress.

Video Tutorials

Here is a collection of videos that will help you understand and use RSS feeds.

References