Keep it Real Simple, Stupid: An introduction to RSS: “Keep it Real Simple, Stupid: An introduction to RSS”
“E-mail was the first good way to exchange ideas on the Internet. E-mail is fine for one-to-one or one-to-many distribution, but as a communication medium it’s limited in many ways. The World Wide Web revolutionized Internet communication by providing a forum for widely publishing content, but it forces you to sift out the nuggets you want amid a ton of dross. A more recent innovation can deliver the content you want right to your browser, or make your own work available for others. If you haven’t tried it yet, get ready for RSS.”
– What are RSS feeds, what are they about and how to use them. -ed.