What is RSS Feed and how does it work?

What is RSS Feed, the answer is either to a blogger or to those who are connected to the Internet at all times and visit new websites. But we all need to know about RSS Feed because it is very beneficial for new bloggers and also for those visitors who like to read new articles from their favorite website.

The full form RSS Really Simple Syndication, which is being used by millions of websites and its popularity is increasing day by day. This is such a technology that today millions of web users in the world are using it to read new content from their favorite websites all the time. The main reason for using RSS is that with the help of this, the latest contents and headlines of any websites directly reach the device (such as laptop, PC and smartphone) of those who have subscribed to the RSS feed in their favorite website.

You will see an orange color on your favorite websites. Readers can easily subscribe by clicking on that orange-colored symbol or link. If you like to read the contents from those websites, then you have to go to the website and click on the same orange-colored symbols to complete your subscription. Once you subscribe after that you can easily read the content of your chosen websites in your mail.

To subscribe to RSS Feed, you will need a feed reading software, which you will have to install on your mobile phones or computer. Feed reading software is a program that runs in the background every time when your favorite website will post new content. As soon as some new content will appear in the website that you have subscribed to, then only your feed reading software will immediately send that content in your mail or feed reader so that you can read it easily.

Many types of feed software exist for different platforms. There are two types of feed software desktop-based and web-based. The desktop-based feed software names are Amphetadesk, FeedReader, and NewsGator. The names of the web-based niche feed reading software are My Yahoo, Bloglines and Google Reader. After installing the feed reading software in your device, you can subscribe to your favorite website and store it in your software.

RSS removes the troubles of those people who are looking to read articles from the website on the Internet every day and when they do not get to read anything new then they have to come back disappointed. RSS allows them to always get information about the new and latest contents of their favorite websites. RSS mail all those contents to the subscriber soon after it is published in the website so that those people can read the contents as soon as possible, due to this feature, their precious time is also saved because they are on different websites. One does not have to visit in search of new content. They can comfortably read the contents of all websites from their mail.

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