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Promote Your Hubs Using Tags :: How To Create Custom RSS Feeds

Updated on May 1, 2012
Custom RSS Feeds
Custom RSS Feeds

Promote Your Older Hubs Using Tags With Custom RSS Feeds

RSS Feeds are a powerful tool that every online writer needs to include in their "writer's toolbox". Not only do RSS Feeds simplify delivery of your content to your readers can - they can also be a valuable promotional tool.

What is RSS?

If you aren't already familiar with using RSS Feeds, read about What RSS Is and Why You Should Be Using It.

Like many other hubbers, I always include an RSS capsule in each of my hubs in order to create quick and easy links to my other hubs - it's one of those simple web site tricks we all use! It's a lot quicker than manually creating links, and it provides an easy way to keep the contents of a hub fresh - every time the page loads, the links created by the RSS capsule can change. This gives the illusion that the page has fresh content, and fresh content is something that Google likes to see when indexing web pages. I also add a News capsule for the same reason, but the links in a new capsule don't point to my hubs!

Interlinking your hubs is a great and easy way to promote your own content within HubPages, and it also has the added benefit of providing yourself with internal backlinks to your own pages.

While the RSS module is great for highlighting some of my hubs, it has limitations. HubPages provides us each with three RSS feeds by default - Hot, Best and Latest. Their names are pretty self-explanatory, and here's what the feeds for my hubs looks like:


I usually pick one of these and set the RSS capsule to display three or four links from one of these categories...

More links means more traffic!
More links means more traffic!

That got me to thinking...

I was thinking earlier today that it would be great if I could create an RSS feed that, instead of highlighting my "hottest" hubs, could link to my "coldest" hubs - the ones that receive the least amount of traffic; instead of my "best", why not the ones with the lowest hub scores.

I wrote a lot of hubs early in my hubbing career that I think are quite good, but they don't get any attention in the RSS capsules. Sure, I could back go and manually add links to those under-performing hubs inside my own "hot" or "best" hubs, but that's a lot of work!

Wouldn't it be great if there was a way to create an RSS feed to highlight the under-performing and under-visited hubs I've created?

Yes it would be great, and yes it can be done!

Use those tags...
Use those tags...

Using Tags To Create Custom RSS Feeds

A few weeks ago I read a forum thread that taught me something I hadn't known before (that happens a lot here at HubPages - always something new to learn!)

I already knew that the tags we add to our hubs are used as keywords to describe the content of our hubs when Google's robots come along to perform their scans. What I didn't know is what happens when you click on one of those tags (when you're not in "Edit" mode) - HubPages uses that tag to create a new page, with links to all the hubs on HubPages that use that tag!

Go ahead and try it - if you have a hub with the tag "recipes", clicking that tag will open a new page that contains all the hubs that use the tag "recipes".

The other nugget of information that I gleaned from that forum thread was that these "tag-pages" can be converted into RSS feeds!

So, to use the "recipes" example, if you click the tag "recipes" you are taken to a web page with this URL:


And if you add "?rss" to the end, you get this RSS feed:


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Eek! A Google Spider!
Eek! A Google Spider!

Google Likes Relevant Links!

Did you know that the quality of your links is important to Google's indexing spiders?

Well, they are, and you can tweak this technique to create relevant interlinks between your hubs!

This issue first came up for me when I wrote a hub about The Friends Of The World Food Program as part of a HubMob. It was a serious hub about helping to feed the hungry around the world, and as usual I added an RSS feed at the end.

At the time I was also writing a lot of cooking hubs, and so my "latest" RSS feed displayed a bunch of recipes at the end of a hub about starving children! My solution then was to just move the RSS capsule to the end of the hub...

But I could have created a new custom RSS feed that would ensure that more appropriate hubs appeared. So if I had more hubs about charities, I could have added a tag like "EdweirdoCharity" to all of them and had a charity-related feed.

I'm in the process of rolling out this technique on my cooking, travel and animal related hubs so I can add relevant links with a Custom RSS Feed to my own hubs within a certain topic...


Add This To Your Bag of Web Site Tricks! A Step-By-Step Guide

Updated: May 05, 2010

As requested by Shadebreath, here is a step-by-step guide to creating your Custom RSS Feed!

1. Open the older hubs you want to promote and add the new tag you want to use to create a feed to each one. Make sure it's a tag that's unique to you! Adding your username in the tag should do the trick.

2. Wait a few hours for HubPages to recognize the tags


3. Open one of the older hubs from step 1 and click the new tag you added earlier

4. This will open a new page with all the hubs that contain the custom tag - you should see all of the hubs that contain your new tag

5. Copy the URL in the address bar of your browser

6. Create an RSS capsule in the hub where you want to add links to your older hubs

7. In the RSS Feed box, paste the URL from Step 5, and add ?rss at the end, eg:

http: //

8. That's it!

FYI, you can change "hot" in the new RSS feed to "latest" or "best" if you like...

It's a virtue!
It's a virtue!

Be Patient!

It can take a while for the tags to be updated, so at first your new RSS feed will be empty, and even after it gets populated, any changes will take some time to take effect. That shouldn't be more than a few hours, though.

Now Personalize That Custom RSS Feed!

The HubPages Team recently added a new post to the Learning Center that shows you how to make these customized RSS feeds specific to only your hubs!

You can combine custom tags with your user ID - so if you have a lot of "food" hubs, you can create a feed like this:

Just your hubs about food will be included in this feed...

Check it out!
Check it out!

But Wait, There's More!

You can also use your new custom RSS feeds in Twitter by using, or set them up as Feedburner feeds to get even more exposure!

All the web site tricks you currently use to promote your RSS feed can be used with these custom RSS feeds! Everything you might normally do with you normal RSS feeds can also be done with these new custom RSS feeds...

If you're looking for places to submit your custom RSS feeds, there is a great list of RSS Submission sites by Sunforged!

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  • jericho911 profile image

    Kenneth Claude 

    21 months ago from Ohio

    I like the idea of what you are writing about. Sadly, one of my limitations as someone with Aspergers (ASD) is a poor ability to understand instructions. I may see if I have a friend who would help me set this up on my pages. Thanks :)

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    21 months ago

    Lol, well that answers my question...this was published way back in 2012 lol. But it's all good, your Hub still gives me something to think about.

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    21 months ago

    Dude, where have You been? Better yet, where the heck was I when you posted this? Thank you so much for sharing such helpful info to us Hubbers. I'm new to most of features and terms you mentioned so I have a lot to digest and work on. Thanks a bunch!

  • Samoa6 profile image


    8 years ago from San Diego

    One of the most clear and concise "how to's" I've come across. Many thanks!

  • jiro profile image


    8 years ago from India

    thank you for the great informations for using rss

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    Melis Ann 

    8 years ago from Mom On A Health Hunt

    I really enjoy your writing style. It's clear and to the point. Thanks for the info on RSS feeds.

  • Edweirdo profile imageAUTHOR


    8 years ago from United States

    Thanks for pointing out the typo!

    Re your questions: Things like polls, videos, etc, can increase the amount of time readers spend on your page, which can be helpful with search engine ranking.

    I tend to use strong tags for style more than anything else, though in the past there has been speculation that using them can help search engines figure out what your web page is about. Strong tags should never be abused, though, since the search engine bots know about this trick and over using them can hurt more than it might help!

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    Bakulesh Thakker 

    8 years ago

    You have written a really useful hub. Thanks a million!

    There is a spelling error. Since you have highlighted using HTML strong tag I thought I rather point it out.

    In "always something knew to learn" the correct word should be "new" not "knew".

    I have two questions to ask: first, you have used two polls in this hub. Do they help in popularity of hubs? Any guidance on how to use them? Second, does use of HTML strong tag help in any way? Any guidance on use of strong?

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    Penelope Hart 

    9 years ago from Rome, Italy

    Oh I do wish you lived in my neighborhood. Your Hub is just great, so helpful, so informative and detailed and well written.

    I think that even I could follow you.

    I'm going to be on a long flight this week, so I will study this Hub and make it work for me.

    Many thanks. Voted up and useful.

    Best wishes for a very Happy New Year.

  • fitzs37 profile image


    9 years ago

    Very nice tip and trick,I will definitely use it.Thanx.

  • The-BestMouseTrap profile image

    Pam Valentine 

    9 years ago from The Heartland, USA

    Wow, I'm learning so much, and this is especially a super fantastic tip. I'm still trying to get over the fact I can actually rss to my blog. Super great!

  • baygirl33 profile image


    9 years ago from Hamilton On.


    Read all that info again,because I'm thick-headed,this is the 3rd time.Voted you up.Where else could I get compact info on all this.

    Thanks for sharing your knowledge!

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    Donna Cosmato 

    9 years ago from USA

    Great hub and I love that you made this so user friendly for folks like me that are not technololgy gurus. I've been wondering how to jumpstart my older hubs and now I know how. Voted up!

  • baygirl33 profile image


    9 years ago from Hamilton On.

    Read it again tonight.Have to read again to learn it well.thanks again!

    Voted you useful!

  • arunii profile image


    9 years ago from Delhi

    I will apply this rss method on my already published hubs

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    Barbara Purvis Hunter 

    9 years ago from Florida

    I am so amazed by your information--and I need to get busy. I took notes, but I am sure I will be back to read some more. Thanks you so much--maybe I will be able to get traffic to my lonesome hubs, besides friends and relatives.

    Thanks again.


  • sirsarac profile image


    9 years ago from Italy

    great article!!!

  • jean2011 profile image


    9 years ago from Canada

    Great! I have voted this hub up.

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    Jay Pee McRoger 

    9 years ago from Philippines

    wow! thanks ed! very informative and interesting HUB..

  • Escobana profile image


    9 years ago from Valencia

    I really like your move on your profile to subscribe to your RSS Feed right away. Because of reading this very easy to read Hub, I DID!

    Without the knowledge I would have no idea what it meant. I'm new here and I'm determined to use whatever tool possible to get as much traffic as possible.

    I'm patient though and will take it one step at a time. I voted you up and will be following you for sure:-)

  • baygirl33 profile image


    9 years ago from Hamilton On.

    Ed,just came across this amazing hub.It's late so I will bookmark to study.

    Thank you for helping us newbies!

  • butterflystar profile image


    9 years ago

    Excellent article, very very informative and creative, Great HUB!!

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    Thelma Alberts 

    9 years ago from Germany and Philippines

    Thanks for sharing. This hub is useful and has a lot of information. Bookmark this so I can always look how Ì´ll do it.

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    Theresa Kennedy 

    9 years ago from Minnesota

    Thanks for providing this information! I'm still learning and found this hub to be quite valuable in my new skill set. Bookmarked this so I can keep returning until I get it down. Thanks again, Edweirdo! Great name by the way :)

  • Edweirdo profile imageAUTHOR


    9 years ago from United States

    @Spirit Whisperer - Yes, these tips are still valid! Just keep in mind that if you plan to use custom RSS feeds on your Hubs, make sure that they contain relevant links.

    In other words, if you are creating a feed for "recipes", only use it on Hubs that are also about recipes and not on Hubs about movies or sports, for example.

  • Spirit Whisperer profile image

    Xavier Nathan 

    9 years ago from Isle of Man

    I will have learn more before I can implement your suggestions. As this hub is also a few months old I am also wondering if the tips are still valid. Please let me know if your tips here are still valid. Thank you.

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    Peter Owen 

    9 years ago from West Hempstead, NY

    Very nice. I'll give it a try

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    Linda Liebrand 

    9 years ago from San Francisco

    Thanks for a really interesting hub - will use some of your tips straight away!

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    David Sproull 

    9 years ago from Toronto

    Very solid! Nice job!!

    oh...and thank you! :-)

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    9 years ago from Canada

    Awesome Hub mate, very useful.

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    Amanda Lacasse 

    9 years ago from Massachusetts

    I am new here and have been trying to figure out the RSS feed thingie. Your articles are the best I've seen. Thank you!

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    Kevin Howell 

    9 years ago from Maysville KY

    Wow, that was a lot of information. Awesome hub! I'm happier than a spotted puppy in a little red wagon, for having read that. voted up

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    Tricia Mason 

    9 years ago from The English Midlands

    Very true! :)

  • Edweirdo profile imageAUTHOR


    9 years ago from United States

    @Trish_M - Since the recent changes regarding HubPages content came into effect, it is more important than ever that we use RSS feeds that are relevant to the hub that contains them.

    Using the techniques described here can help you to make feeds relevant by grouping them within a custom RSS feed by topic. If you write a lot of travel hubs, for example, they can all be grouped into a relevant custom RSS feed, which is more useful than a generic "latest" or "hot" feed that may contain unrelated hubs...

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    Tricia Mason 

    9 years ago from The English Midlands

    Hi Edwierdo :)

    I thought that this sounded like a really good idea ~ I hadn't understood 'RSS' at all beforehand.

    Anyway, I tried to use some of this advice on my hubs, but I have now had one 'unpublished', apparently for linking to some of my other hubs, using RSS.

    And it seems, from reading the forum, that I am not the only one. A link to either my 'latest' or 'hottest' hubs is not considered relevant, or so it seems.

    And RSS feeds to Amazon make hubs over-promotional, so it looks as if we shall have to be very careful about using them. :)

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    Nancy's Niche 

    9 years ago

    This is the best explanation on creating personalized RSS feed...Thanks for sharing it and doing so in such a straight forward and easy manner... :o)

  • afifhans profile image


    9 years ago

    learn a lot from here



  • careertest profile image


    9 years ago

    I know that RSS Feeds are a powerful promotional tool.

    But interlinking my hubs using an RSS capsule is a new thing for me. So thank you for your tutorial.

  • prokinect profile image


    9 years ago from Nashville,TN,USA

    Great tip, always need new ways of backlinking. Most appreciated.

  • FaithDream profile image


    9 years ago from (Midwest) USA

    Great information and with easy to follow steps. Thanks for sharing these tips.

  • MelloYelloMan profile image


    9 years ago

    Awesome :) thank you

  • manilenio profile image


    9 years ago from Manila, Philippines

    this is gold right here! a light bulb moment for me, thank you very much.

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    Liz Elias 

    9 years ago from Oakley, CA

    WOW! Great! A lot of valuable information, lucidly explained. Bookmarked! Voted UP and useful.

  • kevinwang128 profile image


    9 years ago

    Way to go Ed! love the RSS explanation

  • zinyee profile image


    10 years ago

    Thankyou so much!

  • harrison8bal profile image


    10 years ago from Shanghai

    Great Information again xD

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    Michael Durden 

    10 years ago

    Very helpful, thanks!

  • fresh2def05 profile image


    10 years ago from Louisville, Ky

    This helped a lot. Thanks much and great hub.

  • MoneyCreator24 profile image


    10 years ago

    Thank you for this great information. I really needed it. just bookmarked and printed out - voted up

  • cheapsk8chick profile image


    10 years ago

    Thanks! I've got this hub bookmarked and plan on using this advice.

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    John B Badd 

    10 years ago from Saint Louis, MO

    This is excelent advice. I can not wait to try it.

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    Ursula Dwyer 

    10 years ago from Dunstable

    I decided today that the time has come to learn about RSS feeds - and this hub has made it a whole lot easier and opened a whole world of possibilities. I'm off to read your 'What is RSS' hub now. Thanks for the info.

  • Julie2 profile image


    10 years ago from New York City

    This is really helpful. Thank you.

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    Kirt Primeaux 

    10 years ago from Tyler Texas

    Not only is this awesome information...It gave me another brilliant Idea. I will share with you once I test it. Thank you!

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    10 years ago

    useful info, will give it a try

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    10 years ago

    thats a fantastic idea thanks !

  • megmccormick profile image


    10 years ago from Utah

    Thanks so much for this info...I'm glad I found this when I'm just starting out on HubPages. RSS feeds are the bomb! You've also inspired me to write some Hubs on other RSS feed info as I've been learning a lot about using RSS feeds on my blogs.

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    Mohan Kumar 

    10 years ago from UK

    This is truly great- helpful,informative and really useful for a new hubber like me. Thanks Edweirdo!

  • shabarigirish profile image


    10 years ago

    This is very informative hub Edweirdo. Thanks for sharing these informations with us.

    I have added RSS feed to one of my hub, just to check how it works and how much it will help to increase traffic.

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    Juliet Christie Murray 

    10 years ago from Sandy Bay Jamaica

    Thank you for this excellent information And am going write over to my hubs to implement these strategies and wiil inform you later how effective they are.

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    Sharilee Swaity 

    10 years ago from Canada

    Edweirdo, thanks for this. I actually read this hub about three weeks ago, and couldn't make sense of it. Now, I've been learning more and more, and now I want to use this info to help me in interlinking my hubs. Great hub with excellent information. Thank you, thank you, thank you!

  • bogerk profile image


    10 years ago from Midwest

    This is a great idea! Thanks for the help.

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    Elsie Nelson 

    10 years ago from Pacific Northwest, USA

    This hub is gonna hit that ever-elusive 100. Just watch.

  • Edweirdo profile imageAUTHOR


    10 years ago from United States

    Thanks everyone for the great feedback!

    I'm so glad that this hub has been able to help you all learn how to create a custom RSS feed!

    This hub even got a link in the latest HubPages newsletter, and that just make me even happier :D

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    10 years ago from New Hampshire

    I'm going to give it a go for putting my related hubs into caregories. Thanks

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    Elsie Nelson 

    10 years ago from Pacific Northwest, USA

    In case you're wondering why you've gotten about 100 extra visits today, that would be me... wordscribe. :D You are bookmarked and rss feeds have been one of my triaged tasks for the day. Anyway, good grief this is a wonderful hub, edweirdo. I can tell you learned a lot in the 60DC. I'm so sad I had to bail out, but maybe next time. Anyway, seriously fabulous hub. I will rate it up every time I visit (so, I'm thinking at least 5 times per day LOL). Happy holidays and all that.

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    Chin chin 

    10 years ago from Philippines

    I like this hub. I would certainly try to do this on my hubs. Bookmarking it so I can get back to it when I need it.

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    Stephanie Henkel 

    10 years ago from USA

    Thanks, I needed that! You've answered some questions that I was just wondering about. Now if I can really make it work! Great hub!

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    Mike Teddleton 

    10 years ago from Midwest USA

    Thanks for the clarity hub up useful, and bookmarked...

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    Johnny Parker 

    10 years ago from Birkenhead, Wirral, North West England

    Great info. I have been bemused bt RSS but now will give it another go.

    Many thanks, Johnny.

  • michalska profile image


    10 years ago

    this is a very resourceful hub. RSS is a staple in my promotion tools, and now I have learned even better ways to use it.

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    10 years ago from hopefully somewhere peaceful and nice

    very nice. I love the use of tags and RSS. I will use this with Yahoo Pipes too. awesome stuff.

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    Kalpana Iyer 

    10 years ago from India

    I can't wait to try this out! THANK YOU!

  • Edweirdo profile imageAUTHOR


    10 years ago from United States

    @SEO Ibiza - The short answer is, Yes! I have been a little slack about following up with it lately, but when I first implemented this strategy I did see a rise in traffic for my "cold" hubs after a month, or so.

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    SEO Ibiza 

    10 years ago

    nice hub, clever idea, but Im interested - have you noticed any improved traffic or rankings to them since implementing this?

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    Tony Lawrence 

    10 years ago from SE MA

    One possible downside: it would be trivial for someone to insert their content into "your" feed. It would be better if HP let us use a unique token like a tracker as part of a private feed address to keep these private.

    That could also be the basis of a multiple-branch grouping capability.

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    10 years ago from Alabama

    This is very good hub, one of them i will back mark for reference, i'm going to definitely take your advice.

  • carlmikael profile image


    10 years ago from Sweden

    I just gone on the adventure to figure out what RSS means and is, and i highly apprecite you making it alot more clear.


  • ExpandYourMind profile image


    10 years ago from Midwest USA

    Thanks for the education!

  • quuenieproac profile image


    10 years ago from Malaysia

    I need to return to this hub to fully understand. It is so good! Thanks.

  • puebloman profile image


    10 years ago from Andalucia, Spain

    Great Hub Ed Thanks

    Didn't understand a word of it, so I'm going back to the start to reread til I get it. If I can do straight RSS (and I can!) I can do this!

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    Aalok Verma 

    10 years ago from India

    Thanks a ton. I found this really useful!

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    Karen Wilton 

    10 years ago from Australia

    The mind boggles, just when you thought you knew it all along comes Edweirdo to smash that theory to the wind! Can too much information be a bad thing? Thank you, I think, more to try and more to learn who knows if it will help?

    At least you have set out the steps for the IT dummies, ah, that would be me, to follow so I do thank you for that.

  • cookibuq profile image


    10 years ago from Ireland / Hong Kong

    so informative. im only a newbie but when i make more hubs will definitely consider using this...thanks !

  • 6hotfingers3 profile image


    10 years ago

    Great tutorial on rss feeds.

    Keep up the good work!

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    Gail Sobotkin 

    10 years ago from South Carolina

    This is a very useful resource with great tips. Thanks for sharing.

  • Edweirdo profile imageAUTHOR


    10 years ago from United States

    @Debby Bruck - it does take time for custom tags to show up on HubPages' own feeds, and even more time to show up in search engines.

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    Debby Bruck 

    10 years ago

    very cool. I couldn't get the tag RSS to work. The Hot, Best, and Lastest all fine. Maybe it takes time for the special tag to show up on the search engine?

  • IndikaT profile image


    10 years ago from Kandy,Sri Lanka

    This is great information! I searched for the proper use of RSS for sometime and now only I have a clear idea of the power of RSS feeds. I will sure use them in my hubs. Thanks again.

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    Stephanie Marshall 

    10 years ago from Bend, Oregon

    Great tips - looks like I'll start creating custom RSS feeds tonight and hopefully watch traffic increase to my "cold" hubs.

  • purpleangel47 profile image


    10 years ago from Baltimore, Maryland

    Wow Edweirdo ... thank you!

    You must have had my face in front of you when you asked yourself "Now what questions would someone like answered?" I have sooooooo much to learn about getting internal and external traffic here. And I can't even begin to tell you just how helpful this article was for me. I'm one of these "explain this to me like a five-year-old" people when it comes to computer stuff :) Most of it seems like common sense, but my mind doesn't always get it right away; so your numbered expanation helped me alot! Thank you ... I'll be bookmarking this

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    10 years ago

    Clever Idea!

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    Linda Jo Martin 

    10 years ago from Post Falls, Idaho, USA

    Very helpful! I will definitely be trying this out.

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    Linda Crampton 

    10 years ago from British Columbia, Canada

    Thanks for the information. I’ve bookmarked this page and I’m going to read the hub several times. RSS feeds are a new idea for me, but one that I’d really like to understand.

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    Sabrina Yuquan Chen (陈玉泉) 

    10 years ago from Boston, MA, USA

    Very helpful. Looking for the answer, and this hub is the first that gave me the answer. Thanks!

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    L a d y f a c e 

    10 years ago

    This hub is great! Great info for learning about rss. Thanks!

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    Abdinasir Aden 

    10 years ago from Minneapolis, MN

    Thanks Ed this hub is so helpful. My vote is up.

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    Victoria Stephens 

    10 years ago from London

    Great hub!

    For some reason I can't help but find RSS hard to get to grips with, but your hub is very clear cut and I will come back again soon to soak up all the other bits of info that haven't sunk in yet, one bit at a time ;-)


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    10 years ago

    I am going to give this a try, I will give you an update later.

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    10 years ago

    Thanks Ed this sure came in handy 'I tel Ya' thanks again.


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