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Using Really Simple Syndication (RSS) to Publish Content Andrea Mostyn, University Communications, Assistant Director Using Really Simple Syndication (RSS) to Publish Content Andrea Mostyn, University Communications, Assistant Director Moby Thomas, University Communications GA John Mc. Mellen, KSMU, Senior Broadcast Engineer David Porter, KSMU GA

Most common applications of RSS in academic settings Media relations/press releases n Events/calendars n Most common applications of RSS in academic settings Media relations/press releases n Events/calendars n Employment vacancies n Libraries/recently catalogued materials n Prospective student blogs n College/department updates n To see examples, google “rss” and “university” n

Campus applications of RSS Broadcast Services – KSMU n University Communication n Campus applications of RSS Broadcast Services – KSMU n University Communication n

Introduction to RSS What is RSS and where did it come from? n What Introduction to RSS What is RSS and where did it come from? n What type of information benefits from the “pull” method of RSS? n How is it used? n

Technical details of typical implementations n 3 different ways to get there ¨ Free, Technical details of typical implementations n 3 different ways to get there ¨ Free, n n but manual and labor intensive (i. e. Notepad and some web server space) ¨ Medium cost, easier (i. e. Dreamweaver and some web server space) ¨ Expensive, very simple and automated (i. e. sophisticated Content Management System) Server requirements Client requirements and setup

Broadcast Services - KSMU Expensive method – Content Management System handles input and dynamically Broadcast Services - KSMU Expensive method – Content Management System handles input and dynamically generates Web and RSS output n RSS also used to generate “podcasts” n Requires setup, training, and maintenance n

Broadcast Services - KSMU Links from the home page to the generated feed n Broadcast Services - KSMU Links from the home page to the generated feed n Using XSL stylesheets, browsers can convert the RSS to formatted HTML n tag in home page header makes auto discovery of feeds possible n

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University Communications RSS version 2. 0 Missouri State University News The office of university communications at Missouri State University is your connection to the university community. http: //www. news. missouristate. edu Feb 24, 2006 - University debate team receives first ever first-round id The Missouri State University debate team will compete at the National Debate Tournament, and this time the team was invited with a first-round at-large bid Michael Mapes and Matthias Bostick are guaranteed the chance to debate at nationals. http: //www. news. missouristate. edu/news/releases/feb 06/debateteam. htm Feb 24, 2006 - Festival brings movie industry experts to Springfield Missouri State University, in association with the Moxie Theatre, the Creamery Arts Center and Drury University, will host the inaugural Show-Me Missouri International Film Festival March 2 -5. http: //www. news. missouristate. edu/news/releases/feb 06/festival. htm

University Communications Editor: Macromedia Dreamweaver University Communications Editor: Macromedia Dreamweaver

University Communications Validate the Code University Communications Validate the Code

University Communications Home Page University Communications Home Page

University Communications What is RSS? University Communications What is RSS?

University Communications Browser View of XML file University Communications Browser View of XML file

University Communications Reader View of XML file University Communications Reader View of XML file

How will people view my RSS content? n Many use an RSS reader or How will people view my RSS content? n Many use an RSS reader or “aggregator” n This is a special kind of software for viewing news feeds provided by websites. n You can download for free or use a pay version n It is a simple program that lets you pick up news websites all over the Internet. Any news site that displays the or can be quickly loaded into your personal reader. n It will bring all the news you want without any of the problems associated with email and is usually spam-free.

RSS Reader n The reader continuously updates news from all of the selected sources RSS Reader n The reader continuously updates news from all of the selected sources you've chosen. n You can keep some news sources right on the front page, order them any way you wish and keep others in a library in the background. n The reader can be customized to display headlines; headlines and story leads; or headlines, story leads and graphics. n When you visit any website that displays or to pick up the news stream, merely click on the link, copy it to your reader and the news from that source immediately begins streaming through your reader. That news then updates whenever you refresh the page.

Types of Readers n Portals ¨ n Web-based ¨ n E. g. , Bloglines, Types of Readers n Portals ¨ n Web-based ¨ n E. g. , Bloglines, Google Reader Desktop based ¨ n E. g. , My Yahoo , My MSN, My AOL , Personalized Google Homepage E. g. , Feed Demon, Net. News. Wire, Straw Outlook based ¨ E. g. , News. Gator, Intra. Vnews

How other institutions use RSS n Gustavus University http: //www. gustavus. edu/xml/index. cfm n How other institutions use RSS n Gustavus University http: //www. gustavus. edu/xml/index. cfm n Alumni, athletics, employment, news, parents n Includes user-friendly introduction to RSS n Allows users to subscribe to all feeds or to any of 30+ individual feeds n

How other institutions use RSS How other institutions use RSS

How other institutions use RSS n University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School http: //adcomblog. wharton. How other institutions use RSS n University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School http: //adcomblog. wharton. upenn. edu/ n Admissions blog n Helps prospective students prepare to apply to business school n Alerts blog users to new content n Users may subscribe to specific categories n

How other institutions use RSS How other institutions use RSS

What are some other uses of RSS? Multimedia delivery n Works In Progress n What are some other uses of RSS? Multimedia delivery n Works In Progress n ¨ Microsoft SSE – “Really Simple Sharing” ¨ Google Base – Online database of lists of items ¨ Messaging and application synchronization ¨ Google Calendar – Event exchange

Questions? Questions?