Join Joe Marini for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding RSS, part of Real-World XML.
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Okay, so the next real-world XML format that we are going to take a look at is…the RSS format. RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication and you may have heard…the term used before.…Essentially, RSS is a family in fact of formats that are intended to publish…information that is updated over time and you have probably heard of RSS used…for things like blogs or news headlines. But the reality is it can be used to…publish information about any kind of content that can be syndicated, whether a…stock information or podcast or anything like that.…
These are examples of information that are delivered in small, easy to consume…chunks, and can be individually stamped as discrete pieces of data. Typically,…RSS content is consumed by "Feed readers" that present the information in a…friendly way because it is a lot easier than reading raw XML code.…RSS was originally developed and published by Netscape back in 1999. But then,…they abandoned work on the effort and the RSS effort was carried forward by a…
XML Essential Training is a prerequisite for getting the most out of this course.
- Understanding the Sitemap index format
- Integrating XML and design
- Using XML effectively in Firefox and Internet Explorer
- Avoiding common design mistakes
- Understanding and implementing DOM algorithms
- Building an XML tag set
- Using XML with RSS and Atom
- Processing XML data with XSLT
Skill Level Intermediate
ActionScript 3.0: Working with XMLwith Todd Perkins2h 27m Intermediate
InDesign CS5: Dynamic Publishing Workflows in XMLwith Jim Maivald3h 33m Intermediate
1. The XML Landscape
2. Real-World XML Formats
Enriching the RSS feed7m 48s
4. Designing and Implementing an XML Format
5. Real-World DOM Algorithms
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