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Rest in peace, RSS. Every feed on this site is now in the Atom format.

Atom/RDF/RSS content-negotiation survey

Cool URIs don’t change. That’s also why newsfeeds should have exactly one URI, and only one URI. HTTP has accepted methods of negotiating content through Accept: headers and q-values for content types. This is a survey with the goal of finding out how aggregators are handling this. Do they send out the correct q-values, and get the appropriate feed in return?

11 ways to valid RSS

11 valid RSS documents, highlighting different ways to specify content within an item. Does your aggregator do something sensible with all of them?

Migration technique for Atom: Content Negotiation

About HTTP content negotiation as a migration strategy for Atom

Comment RSS

There is now a comment feed for this site