Category Archives: RSS

Inside Look At The Feed Market

There is a great article over at FeedBurner on how RSS feeds are being accessed by your readers — and I was surprised by the results. It seems that Google Reader is quickly becoming the reader of choice. [URL: Burning Questions • FeedBurner’s View of the Feed Market ]

Made The Switch To FeedBurner

I’ve made the switch to FeedBurner for all of my RSS distribution. Why? Because: The statistics page give me a good idea who is subscribed to, and reading by RSS feed. Feedburner truly simplifies the distribution of my podcasts. iTunes is fully integrated with FeedBurner meaning that I will be able to reach far more…

Goldblogger In The Washington Post

I submitted my blog to BlogBurst this morning. What is it? “I like to call it the AP newswire for blogs,” said Dave Panos, the CEO of Pluck, who quietly debuted the network, called BlogBurst, at a party in Silicon Valley last month. Several large newspapers, including The Washington Post, the San Francisco Chronicle, the…

Your Splog Shall Get You Banned

The day is coming fast when all the assholes with their automated RSS blogs and Adsense income will be broke. They just didn’t get it: blogging is about relationships. And the relationship is where the BIG and LONGTERM money is made. Newsweek’s technology writer Steven Levy is just the newest person to notice the changes…

Are You Freakin’ Blind?

It is amazing at what some programmers are building. Audiolicious is a Windows program that lets you turn any RSS feed into a podcast. It uses text-to-speech to convert the feed’s webpages into MP3 files. Not only will this program help the blind — but it would be great tool for commuters. Think: BOOKS ON…

The End Of The BlogBombers?

For years I have been cautioning all the blogbomb asswipes that their automated RSS feeds would be their downfall, but I also feared that it would take down people like me. Why? Well because Google is going to want to clean up it’s search results. After all, relevant search results are what put money in…

Tracking RSS Subscribers

I had a question from one of my readers… “Jason, how can I track RSS subscribers?” Answer? Easy…

Marketing Goddess Clawing Her Way Back To #1

Canadian marketing sweety (and RSS genius) Laura Childs is venting. She lost her #1 position on Google and she is determined to beat the tar out of the ‘tard that is in HER spot. The cool thing is: that she has a strategy. So many people don’t. She has a link to an interesting PDF…

Finally! Google Adds RSS Feeds!

Google finally has added RSS feeds. And that is going to make blogging so much richer. Over the next couple days I will be loading my feed reader with all the stuff I love to read and blog about.

The Business Case For RSS

Many marketers still don’t get RSS — and the simple fact is: it’s not rocket science! You just need to put forth a little effort to understand it. I know that learning about it seems like work. But if you understood the benefits, you would be jumping to learn more. Here is a simple, well…