RSS works by having the website author to maintain a list of notifications on their website in a standard way. This list of notifications is called an "RSS Feed". There is an special computer program that automatically access the RSS feeds of websites called RSS Aggregator RSS Aggregator and RSS feeds are also sometimes called RSS Channels and RSS Readers
Producing an RSS feed is very simple and hundreds of thousands of websites provide this feature for eg major news organizations like the New York Times,Tv Toady ,the BBC, and , TOI as well as many weblogs.
In RSS Basic we study about many things :
- What's RSS feed?
- How can Choose Content for Your Feeds
- Publishing Your Feed
A feed contains a list of items or entries, each of which is identified by a link. Each item can have any amount of other metadata associated with it.
Any list-oriented information on your site that your viewers might be interested in tracking or reusing is a good candidate for a feed. This can encompass news headlines and press releases, job listings, conference calendars and rankings
There are a number of ways to generate a feed from your content. First of all, explore your content management system
Note: If that option isn’t available, you have a number of choices
- Feed integration
- Starting with the feed
- Third party scraping