What is RSS?

Really Simple Syndication (RSS) or Rich Site Summary is an easy way for you to keep updated automatically without having to go to a website to look for the latest content. You can view and find the latest local professionals who are interested in serving your needs in specific categories, industries, or locations as soon as they are published on GCMFind without having to visit the site every day.

Why RSS? What are the benefits of using an RSS feed?

RSS solves a problem for people who regularly use the web. It allows you to easily stay informed by retrieving the latest content from the sites you are interested in. You save time because you don’t need to visit each site individually.

What is needed to read an RSS feed?

Feed reader or news aggregator software allows you to grab RSS feeds from various sites and display them for your use.

Can I use RSS?

Yes, you can. You need an RSS newsreader to be able to get RSS feeds. RSS newsreaders allow you to collect and display feeds. Just chose which RSS feeds you want, click on the RSS icon to subscribe to the feed, and it will automatically retrieve updates. You get the new content as soon as it is published.

How can I get a newsreader?

There are many different newsreaders available. Most newsreaders are applications that you download and install on your computer. Others are web-based services you sign up for that work inside your browser.

Free newsreaders



How can I subscribe to RSS feeds ?

Once you have downloaded and installed your feed reader, go to the RSS feed at the top of this page. Right click on the RSS button. Select “Copy Shortcut” or “Copy Link Location” to copy the address or location (URL) of this feed. Go to your feed reader and follow the instructions for adding a new RSS feed.