RSS Reader

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    Abstract

    An RSS reader, also known as an aggregator, is used to collect and manage information that has previously been selected from different sources. RSS, which stands for really simple syndication, is a format for sharing information, such as articles or news, in various format types (e.g., text, podcasts, pictures, videos, wikis). For instance, when a blog makes available an extensible markup language file, it defines an RSS feed, which includes particular information such as the blog’s URL, title, and content summary. When someone wants to access the feed, it is necessary to use an RSS reader
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationThe SAGE International Encyclopedia of Mass Media and Society
    EditorsMerskin Debra L.
    PublisherSAGE Publications
    Pages1498-1499
    Number of pages2
    ISBN (Electronic)9781483375519
    ISBN (Print)9781483375533
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2019

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    Pereira, L. (2019). RSS Reader. In M. Debra L. (Ed.), The SAGE International Encyclopedia of Mass Media and Society (pp. 1498-1499). SAGE Publications. https://doi.org/10.4135/9781483375519.n576