The browser can also be commanded to automatically download the new data for the user.RSS feed data is presented to users using software called a news aggregator.Google engineers Brad Fitzpatrick and Brett Slatkin will show a demo of a new push protocol called pubsubhubbub, Netvibes CEO Freddy Mini will demo his similar RSS Instant Update Hub, and Word Press engineer Andy Skelton will show off a Jabber client which uses the XMPP protocol to push blog headlines into an IM-like environment faster than RSS.The pubsubhubbub and Netvibes technologies create RSS hubs, which push out feeds as soon as they are available.In our business, every second counts and RSS just isn’t cutting it.While there is an argument to be made that RSS is dying, being replaced by more instantaneous forms of content delivery such as Twitter and other real time streams, many people aren’t quite yet ready to give up on it. Tomorrow, at our Real Time Stream Crunch Up, we will see three demos of projects that do just that in slightly different ways.
This lead to duplicate content problems in the search results which had to be mitigated, or a scraper site with a bit more authority than your simple blog would simply outrank you with your own content.
A standard XML file format ensures compatibility with many different machines/programs.
RSS feeds also benefit users who want to receive timely updates from favourite websites or to aggregate data from many sites.
Take the opportunity to learn from your peers to get over that particular development hump.
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