Enthusiasts Call Web Feed Next Big Thing
February 29, 2004 at 09:10 AM
E-mail is crippled, concussed by an irrepressible spam stream. Web surfing can be equally confounding, a wobbly wade through bursts of pop-ups and loudmouthed video ads.Of course we already knew this. I'm pleased to see it's adoption rate accelerating.
And that may explain the excitement these days over a somewhat crude but nifty software tool that automatically delivers updated information to your computer directly from your favorite Web sites.
Enthusiasts see these Web feeds as sketching the outline of the next Net revolution.
The technology behind them is called RSS
Finally - are you thinking about this in the context of how you do business? Have you started using RSS to stay connected with your customers and prospects?
Per usual - if you need a hand getting an RSS reader set up and going--drop me a note, I'm happy to offer free help.