[xml-h] RSS as transferable hypertext
simonstl at simonstl.com
Fri Jan 24 11:17:00 GMT 2003
I'm getting more and more interested in RSS and feeds in general as a
different style of hypertext. Instead of links specified from X to Y,
they're effectively links to Y where X is left unspecified, a decision
for the consumer.
If there's anyone who hasn't heard of RSS, a good place to start is at:
RSS comes in multiple flavors, like many good ideas in development. The
rough contours of hypertext through a flow of items seems constant in
all of them, at least, though the details vary considerably.
It seems like another angle on hypertext issues generally, and it's
probably the XML-flavored hypertext tool that has the most traction at
Ring around the content, a pocket full of brackets
Errors, errors, all fall down!
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