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WordPress 2.7 Complete by Hasin Hayder, April Hodge Silver

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Chapter 7. Feeds and Podcasting

With so many interesting blogs available on the Internet, many readers find it time-consuming and difficult to remember to visit them all. Even though your blog has a beautiful design, widgets, pages, and photos, many of your users will be most interested in being up-to-date with your content. But will they really bother to remember to visit your site, or to know how often you update it?

Feeds were developed to address this problem. A web feed is a data format that allows a content publisher to syndicate, and consumers to subscribe. With some kinds of feeds, an aggregator can pull in data from a variety of feeds (based on criteria) to create an aggregated feed. (Mozilla Thunderbird, iTunes, Google Reader, and Google ...

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