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    • An Introduction To RSS Readers: Google Reader and Netvibes Brian Kelly UKOLN University of Bath Bath, BA2 7AY Email [email_address] UKOLN is supported by: http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/web-focus/events/meetings/ukoln-20080520/ About This Talk This talk and accompanying screencast provides an introduction to the Google Reader and Netvibes tools for reading RSS feeds. This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 licence (but note caveat) Resources bookmarked using ‘ ukoln-20080520 ' tag
    • About Me and About UKOLN
      • Brian Kelly:
        • UK Web Focus: a Web advisory post based at UKOLN
        • Funded by JISC and MLA to advise HE/FE and cultural heritage sectors
        • Web enthusiast since Jan 1993
        • A fan of RSS!
      • UKOLN:
        • National centre of expertise in digital information management
        • Located at the University of Bath
    • My Google Reader Home Page
    • The JISC IE Team Blog (1)
    • The JISC IE Team Blog (2)
    • JISC News
    • JISC Funding Calls
    • My Web 2.0 Service Providers
    • UKOLN RSS Feeds
    • UKOLN In The News
    • Reminder Of How A Blog Looks
    • RSS For Syndication
    • Searching The Feeds
    • Your Contacts Shared Feeds
    • Adding RSS Feeds (in Firefox)
    • Adding RSS Feeds (in Firefox)
    • Netvibes
    • Viewing Project Deliverables
    • RSS For Events (1)
    • RSS For Events (2)
    • Viewing Email
    • Personal Use
    • Public Netvibes Page
    • Adding Feeds To Netvibes 1 2 3 4
    • Comparisons
      • Types of RSS readers:
        • Web-based (1): Google Reader, Bloglines, …
        • Web-based (2): Netvibes, Pageflakes, …
        • Desktop: Feedreader, Blogbridge, …
        • Mobile: RSS delivered via SMS; iPhone/Nokia N95 RSS readers, …
      • Which to choose:
        • Power users may prefer desktop or Web-based (1)
        • Web-based (2) may appeal
        • Advantages in organisations / peers adopting common approach
    • Conclusions
      • RSS readers:
        • Allow users to quickly process information sources
        • More effective than visiting Web pages
        • Useful for various purposes:
          • Information gathering
          • Business intelligence
          • Brand management
        • Need to gain better understanding of best practices and personal preferences (e.g. how to structure feeds)