RSS is a great way to
distribute news (or really any article) in a distributed manner for reading by
news aggregators. This helps automate pulling of content so that you don't
need to go to a bunch of separate sites each day to see what's new (normally
this is called web
Unfortunately, with the rise of social media, there's a bunch of sites which
no longer feel the need to provide syndication feeds (or want you to ingest it
only by signing up for their platform). This makes it difficult to keep
up-to-date with those sites.
We try to solve this problem by giving syndication feeds (in the form of RSS
feeds) to sites that could easily have feeds. You can find a list below of
sites, each one might have multiple feeds, click the links below to find out
Patreon.com offers a
subscription service for content creators and offers a way to post updates
to them. The updates are only available by registering and subscribing
over email or by visiting the website.
community provides articles on various current events, news, etc. that are
nice to check daily.
This is done by downloading the content using
requests and parsing it (usually with
but Wikipedia is parsed using
The content is then turned into an RSS feed using
Content is dynamically generated (each time you load an RSS feed it pulls the
current content and recreates the feed).