Zetoc RSS Feeds
Articles

Zetoc RSS Feeds



hi in this screencast we're going to take a look at setting up RSS feeds from Z talk to set up RSS feeds first navigate to the Z talk homepage at z-tech Amos AC UK from the homepage click on the Z tock RSS access link on the right or the RSS button along the top to create RSS feeds from Z talk you'll need some RSS feed reading software to be installed this could be an add-on for your web browser or a dedicated desktop RSS reader for this demonstration I'm going to use the Mozilla Firefox web browser and the feed demon RSS reader if you're trying to set up RSS feeds for Z talk from off-campus you'll be prompted to login if you're not sure how to do this please see the screencast video on authentication to Z talk at z-tech I'm us to AC UK forward slash videos HTML for more information once you've logged in you'll be taken to the RSS feeds page here you can set up RSS feed from z toc for journals this means that when articles are added to the z top database for journals that you've added to your RSS feed they'll appear automatically for you to review throughout journals to your RSS feed you can select the journal from a list alphabetically you can search by keywords and choose from the results list or you can choose from a list of journals that are newly added to Z talk i'm interested in audio so i'm going to perform a keyword search for it please note that in the search field you need to clear the screen tip where it says enter search term otherwise your search results won't be accurate click the search button to run the search looking at the list of results I can see that one of them is of interest to me and i want to add it to my RSS feed to add this journal to my feed i click the RSS button on the right the feed will now be added to my RSS reader program depending on your choice of web browser and or RSS reader software this part of the process can vary so you'll need to consult the relevant support pages for your software for this demonstration as stated previously i'm using the mozilla firefox web browser and the feed demon RSS reader i check that my RSS reader is selected from the drop-down box and click the subscribe now button I click next next and finish and i've added it to my RSS reader successfully it's important to note that the RSS feeds from Z talk only hold data for a certain length of time so it is possible to create feeds that come back empty if they've not had any updates for a long while this isn't a fault with Z talk rather it's a limitation as we're not able to retain the feed data indefinitely that's it for this video on using gtalk RSS feeds for more information on using gtalk please take a look at the z toc support web pages at z-tech I'm SI CU k /c port HTML

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *