RSS Feeds, What Are They?

I recently wrote a post for the Corporate 3 Design blog about Rich Site Summary (aka Really Simple Syndication) or simply RSS or RSS Feeds. You’ve probably seen the icon and wondered what it was about. Or maybe you clicked an RSS Feed icon and were confused at the unstructured text display that popped up in your browser. In my recent blog post, I describe what an RSS feed is, common uses – including setting up a feed reader – and why they are still … Read Full Post

Turn any YouTube Channel in to an RSS feed

I was looking for an RSS feed for a YouTube Channel for the content automation purposes when I stumbled upon some instructions from Daniel Miessler’s blog. I’ve updated them a bit to reflect the changes to YouTube has made in simplifying channel URLs: Go to the YouTube channel you want to track Point your attention to the Address Bar of your browser Grab the string of code off the end which is your Channel ID, for instance, mine is: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPavAskuDNLl8bMmz7KF9BQ Take the channel id string:¬†UCPavAskuDNLl8bMmz7KF9BQ … Read Full Post