“In this workshop you’ll learn how to create, validate, syndicate, and view your own RSS news channel. The emphasis will be the practical application of RSS XML/RDF metadata for dynamically publishing….” [via Serious Instructional Technology]
Now this is an excellent resource! Put up by the Government Information Locator Service (GILS) folks in Utah, this one-page tutorial gives a brief overview of RSS, what it looks like, aggregators (they call them “viewers”), how to locate feeds, how to create your own feeds, how to validate your RSS, and more.
I r-e-a-l-l-y need to get these people to talk to the folks at the Illinois State Library so that they’ll understand my vision of news aggregation for Illinois libraries.[The Shifted Librarian]