What is an RSS feature

Rich Site Summary, abbreviated as RSS, or sometimes referred to as Really Simple Syndication, is a web feed format. In simple terms, it is a medium of content distribution. Content can be a news headline, new blog posts, podcasts, etc. Its standardized structure which allows the notifications to appear in the same format on the users’ screens. Its an organized update without consuming much of the user’s time and resources.

RSS-to-push notifications create a mutually beneficial setting for both-businesses and the end-users. Sending an RSS feed through Truepush can propel the profitability of the business by saving more than 40-50 man-hours per month.

 It acts as a useful reminder notifying the users that a piece of news or a new blog has been published or a new podcast is live.

An RSS feed contains the logo of the company, a brief description of the update, and a direct link to the original content on the website.

How simple it is

The creator of any website creates an RSS feed, adding the URL of the new content from the Truepush free account. Once a user subscribes to the site, he/she will receive the RSS feed on his/her device. The latest published content is always shown on the top of the RSS feed. 

It saves a reader’s time searching for his/her favorite content individually and getting notified without any extra efforts. RSS feeds are so customizable that a user can choose what he/she wishes to see. It can be his/her preferred topics to explore, be it a technology blog or specific news from the entertainment domain.

 It creates a sense of importance from a user’s perspective.RSS feed is quite helpful, landing all the users back to the main website; hence, a definite guide for traffic generation.

News platforms, Bloggers, Publishers, and Content creators have found RSS-to-push notification very crucial for the development of their respective platforms.

Key Benefits of using RSS Feed :

  • It is simple to integrate an  RSS-to-push feed from the Turepush dashboard.
  • Send Automated feeds by setting up the timings.
  • Save nearly 40-60 man-hours per month.
  • Tremendous User Reach.
  • Increase Re-engagement and drive Traffic on your website.

Sending RSS-to-push notifications

The website can make use of many ways to make their content and services reach the users, but to add value, a systematic and integrated feature has to be used to send across the alerts to the users in time. And how to do that? Truepush has an answer!

Our RSS-to-push feature allows the users to push the notification of the new content or a piece of news in a single click.

Note Title, Description, Landing page URL, and Website Icon is compulsory in our project to create an RSS feed.

RSS feature from Truepush dashboard
(RSS-to-push feature as seen from the Truepush dashboard)

Using RSS-to-push notifications, makes the local audience to come back to the websites every time the feed is sent out. Therefore, it saves a lot of time, increases the re-engagement, and converts the potential buyers, as expressed by our customer JournalDev. JournalDev is a resource and knowledge sharing web platform, and one of the most sought after website, consistently maintaining 3 million Monthly Active Users.

With time the use of technologies in different ways is changing accordingly. Using E-mails for updates and alerts comes with lots of effort and disadvantages wherein the websites can use the RSS-to-push feature to reach their audience and notify them about the updates and other information through feeds.


Read
: H
ow JournalDev saves 42 man-hours by using the RSS-to-push notification feature.

Also, read:
Learn to integrate RSS-to-push notifications with your website in simple steps.
Audience Segmentation- Best Practice For User Engagement, Retention & Conversion.

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