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RSS and Atom by Heinz Wittenbrink

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4.4 Publishing with the Atom Publishing Protocol

As the counterpart of the Atom Syndication Format, the Atom Publishing Protocol (APP) (http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-atompub-protocol-04.txt) describes a standardized way to edit the content of regularly updated websites. The protocol defines rules for the communication of clients and servers in a publishing environment. APP clients will work in a similar way as today’s blogging tools like ecto or MarsEdit. The server side is represented today by services as Radio UserLand Typepad and blogger.com or by blogging software as Movable Type or WordPress. Since the Atom Feed Format is not limited to weblogs or to weblog-like content, the Atom Publishing Format will support other content ...

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