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When to update my.yahoo RSS feed?

Do you have to reload your my.yahoo page or ping it?

   
7:51 pm on Jan 12, 2005 (gmt 0)

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I have added my RSS feeds to my.yahoo

Do I need to reload the my.yahoo page everytime I post something new?

Do I need to ping it using the URL they shared?

2:34 pm on Jan 18, 2005 (gmt 0)

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I used to ping it, but I think it fetches updates automatically.
4:51 pm on Jan 18, 2005 (gmt 0)

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They say that the maximum refresh interval is 24 hours (minimum is 30 minutes for a constantly updated site).

They do have a REST interface so you can just generate a link e.g.

[api.my.yahoo.com...]

if you need to get your updated feed to be reset quicker (see the Get Your Content Syndicated link on the Add RSS page)

4:05 am on Jan 19, 2005 (gmt 0)

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If your blog software supports it, you can ping Yahoo with this URL:
http://api.my.yahoo.com/RPC2
 

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