Validating your RSS feed with Feed Validator


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Validating your RSS feed with Feed Validator

When you've an RSS Feed, it's pretty easy for things to go wrong. Maybe your RSS Feed got too big and it's breaking or you have a bad entry in it. Not all systems automatically generate good RSS Feeds, so it's useful if you could spot a problem. For that we have Feed Validator. Now Feed Validator is a free service at feedvalidator.org and what it allows you to do is really simple, you just paste an RSS feed into the Validate field and click the Validate button.

What it's going to do is it's going to look at the RSS Feed and it will tell you if something is wrong. Now the cool thing here is that it will actually identify the error and recommend solutions by links to articles on how to fix things. You also see that there's links for docs and terms, which can help you find resources for fixing an RSS feed, let's take a look at how it works in a live web browser. Here I have the RSS Feed for my blog, I'm just going to copy that to my clipboard, go on over to ...

Validating your RSS feed with Feed Validator
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