RSS ("Really Simple Syndication") is a way to be notified of
new content on a Web site, thus avoiding the need to revisit
to check if new content has been added. Users add RSS feeds
to their feed readers and newly added content appears in the
feed reader whenever it is posted on the Web site. Seeing
how users usually subscribe to multiple feeds, the feed
reader is an aggregator that allows the user to read all of
their feeds from one convenient spot.
RSS feeds are
streams of data that offer a list of articles on a site or
section of a site and update whenever new, relevant
information appears online. Through the use of a news reader
or Live Bookmark that processes RSS feeds, you can view
headlines and article excerpts from multiple sources, all in
Once you've chosen your program, follow its instructions
for adding our headlines. You can also subscribe to our RSS
feeds through personalized news sites, like
and My MSN.
If you have a personal website, you can use these icons to
add our feeds to your pages. Look for the orange Live
icon in your browser's status bar (the latest versions of
popular browsers support RSS Feeds directly... no need to
download a separate reader).