know what RSS is, what is the address to DFA's feed?
don't know what it is. So, what is it?
RSS stands for "Rich Site Summary" or "Really Simple Syndication".
A RSS Feed is a way to get news from a remote place to display it
in an application on your computer. You don't actually need to go
to the site to get the information, the information comes to you.
There are plenty of different freely available applications. A
google search gives you a lot of results.
Check it our here:
does it work?
It is basically as simple as this:
First you need to find a RSS Reader and install it on your
Secondly, you need to enter the Address of the RSS feed in the
what is the address (again)?
The DFA News Feed can be accessed using this address:
really don't want to install a new program just to see the DFA
News on my computer. Isn't there a different solution?
There sure is. The Firefox Web browser made by the The Mozilla
Organization supports so called LIVE BOOKMARKS. Those are
bookmarks which display RSS Feeds right in your web browser.
Why would you use a different browser only because you want to see
the RSS Feed? Because Firefox is compared to MSIE the better
choice all around. It is loaded with features and most
importantly, it is much more secure.
To learn more about the LIVE BOOKMARKS and how to set it up, click
This is how it looks like (click image for larger view):
Windows Programs are available?
Tons, here are three examples:
1. Feedreader (http://www.feedreader.com)
2. RSSReader (http://www.rssreader.com)
3. Other Readers (http://blogspace.com/rss/readers)
I would like to
display the DFA
News on my own web site. Can this be done?
Yes, that can be done.
Here is one example:
In order to use ZFEEDER, your web server must support PHP and you should be
familiar with setting up PHP Scripts and embedding PHP pages in
your own page (PHP include).
To see ZFEEDER in action click
having problems setting it up. Where can I get some help?
We certainly do not have the answers to all questions you may
have, but we'll try to help. Please post your questions