links for 2008-11-02
November 3, 2008
“Feedity is a revolutionary service that generates RSS web feeds for web pages without a web syndication format. With Feedity you can create an RSS feed for any webpage. Feedity allows feed subscribers, webmasters, organizations, and developers to seamlessly interact with web content.
Feedity will take virtually any web page, and convert it into a fully formed RSS document.”
~ a bit quirky, but worth a look.
Forrester’s new report on RSS adoption declares: “consumers still don’t understand this really simple technology”. From the Executive Summary: “Nearly half of interactive marketers use RSS, but consumer adoption has only reached 11%. Of the consumers who haven’t adopted RSS, most don’t understand how RSS is relevant to their lives and the way they seek information. If marketers expect to reach a critical mass of consumers by using content syndication, then they must take on the burden of education. “