UKOLN AHDS RSS Feeds For The QA Focus Web Site

RSS Feeds For QA Focus Resources

RSS files are available for the key QA Focus resources. This allows the resources to by syndicated, by embedded them on remote Web sites

RSS files are available for the following areas:

OPML Files

OPML files are available which allow groups of RSS files to be managed collectively. The following OPML files are available:


Embedding Content In Your Own Web Site

The RSS and OPML files can be accessed using dedicated RSS viewers. In addition you may wish to embed the content within your own Web site.

Further Information About OPML

Further information about OPML is available.

It should be noted that, as described in Wikipedia, OPML has various shortcomings (e.g. OPML stores data in XML attributes, which violates a common XML design principle and due to the arbitrary nature of the "type" attribute and the acceptance of arbitrary attributes on "outline" elements, interoperability of OPML documents relies almost entirely on the undocumented conventions of content producers.) This OPML service should, therefore be regarded as experimental, is not guaranteed to be interoperable and the file is liable to be removed without notice.

Quality Assurance For The RSS Feeds

The following quality assurance policies and procedures have been developed for the RSS feeds.

Technical Architecture For The RSS Feeds

The RSS feeds listed above are in RSS 2.0 format. They are created by hand using a simple text editor.

The OPML files listed above are also created by hand using a simple text editor.


20 July 2011
Removed links to Grazr OPML viewer. Brian Kelly.