Web Feeds

A web feed (or news feed) is a data format used for providing users with frequently updated content. Content distributors syndicate a web feed, thereby allowing users to subscribe to it. Making a collection of web feeds accessible in one spot is known as aggregation, which is performed by an aggregator. A web feed is also sometimes referred to as a syndicated feed.A typical scenario of web feed use is: a content provider publishes a feed link on their site which end users can register with an aggregator program (also called a feed reader or a news reader) running on their own machines; doing this is usually as simple as dragging the link from the web browser to the aggregator.
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    … that can benefit from it. We are adding more content, including public data, events, and web feeds. In other instances, we are bringing attention and traffic to civicly focused innovations, which benefits the entrepreneurs by connecting interested parties location-based information and builds another layer of community. We’re also expanding our…

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