Why we use RSS Reader?
We use RSS Reader to read RSS Feeds.Their are many RSS Reader are available for different devices and Operating System.
Their are many RSS Reader are available.
What the role of publish in RSS feed?
Suppose that you made an RSS document and not publish them.Than their is no mean of this RSS document because other people can't reach that document. So, you have to publish RSS document to make this document reachable by other people.I have given you some steps that explain you how to upload an RSS document.Step1: Your RSS file should have .xml extension.Step2: You should validate your RSS file using an validator.Step3: Now, you upload an RSS file into your web directory on your web server.Step4: Than you have to copy the orange color RSS or XML button into your web directory.Step5: Than now put an RSS button into your Home page.Thanlink that button to the RSS file.Write i have given you code to perform that task.Example:<a href="www.r4r.co.in/rss/rssexample.xml"?phpMyAdmin=70ac9566533a2665b6597346aab7f985&phpMyAdmin=f43d4e0b88acea2d2a393515f6bf38f2>< img src="www.r4r.co.in/rss/rssimage.gif" width="45" height="22"></a>.Step6: Now, submit your RSS feed to the RSS feed directry.Url that you use not define your home page it is used to define your RSS feed.Example:"http://www.r4r.co.in/rss/rssexample.xml"Step7: Than you register your RSS feed with search engines.I have given you name of some major search engines.Like: yahoo,Google,MSN.Step8:Now, at last update content of your RSS feed. Because you have registered your RSS feed with search engines Like: Google,Yahoo and MSN etc.
Why we use pubDate, source and title element in RSS?
We use also <pubdate>, <source> and <title> elements with in <item> child element.
<pubDate> element is used to define the last publication date of an item.
<source> element is used to define the third-party source of an item.
<title> element is used to define the title of an item.
In above elements <pubDate> and <source> are optional where as <title> is compulsory when we define RSS document.Reply
How to define enclosure element in RSS?
Using <enclosure> element we can include an media file with an item.
To define <enclosure> element in RSS you have required to define thes three elements.
1.url: This is use to define URL of media file.
2.length: Using this we define the lenth of media file in bytes.
3.type: This is use to define the type of media file.
Example: This show you how to use <encloser> element in RSS.
length="4500" type="audio/mp3" />
How to use comments element in RSS?
Using <comments> child element we can link an item with comment.
Example: This explain you how to use <comments> element in RSS.
How to define item element in RSS?
We use each <item> element in RSS to define an article.
To define an <item> element you must have to use these three child element.
1.<title>: This is used to define the title of item.
2.<link>: This is use to define the hyperlink to the item.
3.<description>: This is use to describe an item.
Example:This example explain how to use <item> element in RSS.
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1" ?>
<title>Home Page of R4R</title>
<description>huge collection of interview questions</description>
<description>RSS tutorial on R4R</description>
How to define language element in RSS?
Using <language> child element we can define which language we used in our RSS document.
I also helps the RSS aggregators to make group of sites that are based on language.
Example: I have given you example how to define an language child element.
How to define image element in RSS?
Using <image> child element we can display an image when aggregators presents a RSS feed.
To define <image> element tag you have to use these three child elements.
1.<url>: This is used to define the URL of image.
2.<title>: This is use to define the text to display if an image could not be shown.
3.<link>: This is used to define the hyperlink to the website that offers the channel.
Example:I have given you example which show you how to define the <Image> child element in RSS.
How to define copyright element in RSS?
Using <copyright> we can notify about our copyrighted data.
Example: I have shown you how to use copyright element.
<copyright>All rights reserved by R4R</copyright>
How to define category element in RSS?
In RSS we use <category> child element to define category for your RSS feed.
Using <category> element RSS aggregator can grouped the web sites on the base of category.
I show you how to define <category> element in RSS document.