|Pacific Textiles website content
is available through the RSS service, the revolutionary
Internet application after website and email. Using RSS,
you can incorporate Pacific Textiles latest information into your
news readers and web logs (blogs).
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Pacific Textiles RSS feeds are free of charge to use for individuals
and non-profit organizations for non-commercial use. Pacific Textiles
reserves all rights to request you to cease distributing
these feeds at any time for any reason.
RSS (an acronym for "Rich Site Summary" and
later coined "Really Simple Syndication") is
an XML format for distributing and syndicating web content
like news headlines. But it's not just for news, anything
that can be broken down into independent items can be
syndicated via RSS (e.g. frequently updated titles, event
lists, and even product catalogs). Once information of
an item is in RSS format, a RSS-aware program can check,
update and display the feed for you. A RSS service consists
of a list of items, each of which contains a headline,
summary, and a hyperlink to a web page. A lot of web portals
and corporate websites provide RSS service, like Yahoo!, CNet, CNN, IBM,
of Available RSS Feeds
For Pacific Textiles RSS service, the full content, such as a full-text
article or a webcast, can be accessed through the RSS
do I use RSS?
A RSS feed can be viewed like bookmarks in Mozilla
Firefox and Internet
Explorer, browsed like email in Thunderbird,
or viewed like headines in news readers including Pluck, Awasu, FeedDemon, RssReader,
etc. It enables you to view the service you select all
together on the same interface
by automatically retrieving updates, staying current with
new content as soon as it is published.
of News Reader
Whenever you see the , or button on a webpage, it should link to a RSS feed URL
that you can subscribe via your news reader or web browser.
The basic procedure is as follows:
- Copy the RSS feed URL you want.
- Paste it into the channel list
or address bar of your news reader. As for Mozilla
Firefox, select "New Live Bookmark" and
add the URL.
- Choose to refresh or continue
/ stop subscribing the feed.
Another way to use RSS feeds is by
incorporating content into your web logs (blogs). A
blog is an easy-to-use website, where you can quickly
post topics, messages, journals, and interact with people,
comprised of short articles, frequently updated items,
pictures and hyperlinks. Blogging is a publishing tool
for journalists, writers, and individuals who want to
share thoughts with other people on the Internet. Popular
blog service providers include Blogger, Blog.com, LiveJournal, TypePad, Bloglines,