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Curating Media Stories: RSS Feeds

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There are a lot of news/stories available from websites and blogs. What is the easiest way to find and follow the stories on a particular topic, e.g. air pollution?

RSS Feed Reader will do the job. Using an RSS Feed Reader, you can subscribe and read all your stories online in one place. RSS stands for Rich Site Summary or Really Simple Syndication. Most news websites offer free access to the latest news via RSS news feeds, an XML-based format for distributing content. You can find the link by an RSS icon .

  

 

There are different RSS Feed readers to choose. We are going to use Feedly free account for the tool. The following video will show you how to use Feedly to collect and follow your favorite websites' news.

  

Activity Time!

 

Now, let's move on to the Sharing the stories tab!