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|XML or RSS. What's the diff?|
| 3:55 am on Aug 18, 2004 (gmt 0)|
What is the difference between a .xml file and a .rss? Why would I want to name my syndication file with one extension over the other?
| 4:46 am on Aug 18, 2004 (gmt 0)|
XML is a family of languages, of which RSS is one subset or variety. As for filename extensions, it's entirely up to you.
| 8:17 pm on Aug 18, 2004 (gmt 0)|
Which is the favourite? I swing between .rss, because that's the kind of newsfeed I'm constructing, and .xml, because that's what defines the content.
Anyone got a killer reason for one or the other?
| 2:45 pm on Aug 19, 2004 (gmt 0)|
I use rss.xml :)
(Atom feed is named atom.xml)
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