RSS Explained

It remains something of a tragedy that most public sector web sites still don’t support RSS.  I can probably accept that council officers and other senior public sector workers don’t understand what RSS is, but surely the various ICT departments or outsourced web design agencies have a duty to inform and educate the people they’ve been commissioned by to host/design/manage their web sites?  Well, clearly not! In the mean time, if you want to know what is happening at your local council, you’ll have to keep visiting their web site.

For the uninitiated, here’s a very useful article about RSS (all you need to know but were afraid to ask).

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