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RSS Part 1: Feeds of Search Results January 4, 2010

Filed under: Virtual Office Tools — Amber Whitener - Virtual IT Assistant @ 10:00 am
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Need a service that constantly searches Bing or Google Blogs for updated information about any topic and automatically posts the news to your Facebook Fan Page?

rss feeds

No matter what industry you are in, you MUST keep up with the competition in order to compete. RSS feeds of search results can keep updated information on any topic; anything you’d want to stay up to date with and then share with an RSS address.

How to get RSS Feeds for search results feed according to

Bing:

– run your web or news search at the Bing Search Engine
– add the text ‘&format=rss’ to the url
– copy the full url into your RSS Reader.

How to get RSS Feeds for search results feed according to

Google Blogs:

– run your web or news search at the Google Blogs Search
– find the RSS icon in your browser
– subscribe to your RSS Search.

Stay tuned for next week’s post: RSS Part 2: Feeds Adding Value (a bit of automation for your Social Network)

Skill level: Intermediate. You must already have an RSS reader setup and knowledge of subscribing and retrieving your feeds.

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One Response to “RSS Part 1: Feeds of Search Results”

  1. […] I figured out how to setup an RSS feed of a search for my keywords, then I used an app called RSS Graffiti to feed the posts into my Business 2.0 page on facebook […]


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