Click on the "RSS icon" below to access to our RSS feed.
Click this icon to get the latest 10 Franchise-chat
resource articles via our RSS 2.0 feed.
How to access and use the RSS feed with your News Reader:
Click on the "RSS icon"
above. This takes you to the actual feed.
Copy the URL from the address bar of your browser.
Open your news reader, select the menu option to add
a new feed or favourite, and paste the URL into the appropriate box.
When added, our feed will appear in your
What is RSS? RSS stands for "Really Simple Syndication" (or "Rich Site Summary") and is a method used by websites to publish a summary of frequently updated content such as news articles, blog posts or podcasts.
What are the benefits of using RSS feeds?
When used with a feed "reader" or "aggregator", you will be alerted as
soon as new content is published. This creates a more efficient
browsing experience and ensures that you never miss an item that
Where can I find a feed reader?
There are hundreds of products for viewing RSS feeds - many can
be downloaded for free. The Google
Directory contains a list of some of the most popular tools,
containing both desktop and web-based solutions.
For those unable to download and install software, Google Reader and Bloglines (among others) provide
free news aggregation services that can be accessed through normal
What formats of feed are available on Franchise-chat?
Our feed uses the XML language and is available in RSS 2.0 format.
What is the difference between RSS and XML?
RSS is a dialect of XML (eXtensible Markup Language). RSS uses the
syntax of XML to separate out each story and headline in a file
so that news readers can display them individually.