RSS & News Tracking

RSS stands for Rich Site Summary or Really Simple Syndication. It is most often characterized by the orange and white icon you may see on many Web sites. An RSS feed basically delivers new content from a chosen site to a feed reader of your choice.

Setting up an RSS Feed (Really Simple Syndication)

This video is for the people who could save time using RSS, but don’t know where to start.

RSS News Readers & Tracking

  • Google AlertsGoogle Alerts are email updates of the latest relevant Google results (web, news, etc.) based on your choice of query or topic. You can monitoring a developing news story; keeping current on another agency or industry; getting the latest on a celebrity or event.
  • Google Reader – Google Reader constantly checks your favorite news sites and blogs for new content. You can use Google Reader’s built-in public page to easily share interesting items with your friends and co-workers. It’s totally free and works in most modern browsers, without any software to install.
  • Live News Cameras – This is a site that brings together multiple live video streams from news and television sites so you can monitor news from around the world all in one location.