OXITEMS: RSS for news and events

2. Reading newsfeeds

There are many kinds of newsfeed readers:
  • There are web sites where you can subscribe to newsfeeds, e.g., Google, Bloglines, Yahoo! An example is: http://www.igoogle.com
  • Most web browsers now allow you to establish a bookmark to the URL of a newsfeed.
  • Many email clients allow you to get the items of a newsfeed delivered into the email client like ordinary messages.
  • You can install a feedreader program, e.g., Awasu, NewsGator, NewzCrawler
  • If you know how to create resources in WebLearn, you can create one that is a news feed display.
  • If you know how to create web pages, you could provide one that displays the contents of a newsfeed.

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