Web - Rss (Web feed)

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1 - What's Rss

Rss is a family of Web feed formats used to publish frequently updated works – such as

  • blog entries,
  • news headlines,
  • audio, and video

in a standardized format.

You don't have to take a subscription or to give your email to receive update information.

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3 - URL

The feed is generally and URL like for instance (Rss Feed from Wikipedia)

http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special:RecentChanges&feed=rss

You can found this URL in the page of the website of in the head of your browser via the RSS icon.

3.1 - Firefox

Example: (S'abonner a … in French for Subscribe to)

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3.2 - Chrome

For Chrome - you need to add en extension RSS Subscription Extension (by Google)

4 - Reader

You must use a Rss Reader software to be able to read the last update.

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5 - How to subscribe

To subscribe, you need to get the URL feed and gives it to your reader.

This is generally done via Browser extension. See url

6 - Documentation / Reference