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Managing RSS Feeds

If there’s one problem with RSS, it’s that you can subscribe to feeds too easily. This post looks at ways you can cut down on RSS clutter in your feed reader and two different techniques for reading feeds.

Posted in Internet Technologies on Thursday, April 26 2007 | Leave a comment »

Hide The Sidebar In Google Reader

I’ve been trying to get to grips with keyboard shortcuts in Google Reader for a while now, but I discovered a cool one today when randomly pressing buttons. To hide the sidebar subscriptions list in Reader, simply press the “u” key and it’ll disappear. Press “u” again to make the sidebar reappear. Doing this can […]

Posted in Web Applications on Thursday, February 15 2007 | Leave a comment »

Get RSS Feeds For Any Simple Machines Forum

Simple Machines Forum is an excellent piece of free forum-ware. However, out of the box, it’s rubbish at giving you up-to-date features like RSS feeds. I mentioned a while back that it was possible to republish RSS feeds from your forum on your blog. How do we achieve this? Well, it’s quite easy actually. With […]

Posted in Web Applications, Web Design & Standards on Tuesday, January 23 2007 | 9 Comments »

Another Great “How To Get Started With RSS” Article

Do you want to start playing with RSS, but don’t know what software to use or how to subscribe to an RSS feed? This article will show you how to set up RSS readers for a number of free programs.

Posted in Internet Technologies on Monday, November 14 2005 | Leave a comment »