RSS Feeds for Frostburg State University
What is RSS?
News feeds from Frostburg State University are available using Really Simple Syndication (RSS). RSS is a syndicated news feed that provides access to article headlines, summaries, and links to full-text articles and resources on the Web. You can use Frostburg's RSS feeds to quickly and easily view updated information from various FSU web sites.
How to sign up
How to sign up
To sign up for a FSU feeds from News & Media Services, simply choose the feed that interests you from the list above. Click on the orange XML ( ), Google ( ), or Yahoo ( ) button and follow the instructions for your particular news feed reader to subscribe. See the RSS Frequently Asked Questions for more information.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is RSS?
The acronym RSS stands for "Really Simple Syndication." RSS is a simple XML-based system that allows users to subscribe to content from their favorite Web sites. Here at Frostburg, the user can subscribe to data feeds from News & Media Services and/or from FSU Athletics.
What is a news feed reader?
A news feed reader, also known as a news aggregator, is software that lets you subscribe to RSS feeds. It will automatically check your news feed subscription list and display any updated content that it finds.
Where can I get an RSS news feed reader?
To subscribe to an FSU news feed, you will need a news feed reader or aggregator. There are many different news feed readers available, many of which are free of charge. Some are desktop software that you download and install on your computer while others are Web-based news feed readers. You can view a list of popular news feed readers at Mashable or Yahoo!.
What are the benefits of using RSS?
RSS is an easy way for you to be alerted when content that interests you appears on the FSU web site. Instead of visiting the FSU site to browse for new articles or features, RSS automatically tells you when something new is posted online.
How can I sign up to receive RSS news feeds from News & Media Services or FSU Athletics?
To sign up to receive news feeds from FSU News & Media Services, simply choose the appropriate feed from the list above. Click on the orange RSS feed icon, or the Google or Yahoo button and follow the displayed instructions for your particular news feed reader.
To sign up to receive news feeds from FSU Athletics, choose the FSU Sports RSS page link on the list above. This will take you to the FSU Athletics RSS page where you can subscribe to one or more Athletics news feeds.
For further information or to submit information, contact the Office of News and Media Services.