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how to get firefox to to detect RSS on a page?

how to get firefox to to detect RSS on a page?

     

AffiliateDreamer

10:00 pm on Jul 5, 2005 (gmt 0)

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I'm told firefox will display some sort of a message when a site has RSS enabled?

trillianjedi

10:03 pm on Jul 5, 2005 (gmt 0)

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Yes, it appears as an icon in the status bar.

Insert the following into the header of your homepage (or main page with the RSS feed):-

<link href="http://www.example.com/some.rss" rel="alternate" type="application/rss+xml" title="TITLE OF YOUR RSS FEED" />

TJ

AffiliateDreamer

11:05 pm on Jul 5, 2005 (gmt 0)

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great thanks.

that looks like the Yahoo autodiscovery tag also.

2 birds 1 tag hehe

Calculus

9:45 am on Jul 7, 2005 (gmt 0)

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Thanks for that Trill, I was wondering how to do it.

Works like a charm :)

Shawna

7:05 am on Jul 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

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This info was helpful to me as well... thanks :)

Another question though... does RSS work with Internet Explorer as it doesn't appear to?

Thanks :)

eth0real

8:00 am on Aug 4, 2005 (gmt 0)

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awesome, thank you, i was wondering about that also the past couple of days

MilleB

6:34 pm on Aug 11, 2005 (gmt 0)

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Did make the include ... :-) nothing in <head></head>
Something to do in FireFox too?

MilleB

6:45 pm on Aug 11, 2005 (gmt 0)

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Fixed it, just a stupid typo in the URL.

For those who don't know, just a little image in the bottom right.

And it works for multiple RSS feeds

 

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