Some websites produce new content regularly â€“ news sites, blogs and other regularly updated sites. You can usually subscribe to these sites to get updated content automatically. Some sites ask you to subscribe to receive Â email updates Â while others allow you to subscribe to an RSS feed.To subscribe to an RSS feed youâ€™ll need an RSS reader.
Check out this article for an intro to RSS http://blog.une.edu.au/itd-news/2007/04/24/introducing-rss/ There are lots of RSS readers available and many of them are free. Google reader is a web-based RSS reader (which means that you can access material from any computer). It includes a number of features including a good search facility and the option to set up folders. Itâ€™s also easy to use Google reader although you will have to sign up for a Google account (this is free).
Check outÂ http://blogpond.com.au/2008/01/09/how-to-set-up-google-reader/Â Â for more info on Google reader, including instructions for signing up for a Goggle account. You can also check outÂ Â Â Â Â http://blogpond.com.au/2008/01/09/how-to-add-new-feeds-to-google-reader/ for instructions for adding â€˜feedsâ€™ to your Google reader.