How to create a RSS feed

How to create a RSS feed from yourdatabase on formation

How to create a RSS feed from yourdatabase on formation.

Upon loading this page a new version of your RSS is generated.
Change all the "YourDomain, YourName, YourRSS, YourLogo, YourDescription" and adjust the URL's and database calls as needed.

Samples:
feed://www.DucCutters.com/RSS/DucCutters.xml
feed://www.DucCutters.com/RSS/DucCuttersPress.xml

<!-- HAS_WEBDNA_TAGS -->

<HTML>

[WriteFile YourRSS.xml]<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1" ?>
<rss version="2.0"
xmlns:content="http://purl.org/rss/1.0/modules/content/"
xmlns:wfw="http://wellformedweb.org/CommentAPI/"
xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/"
xmlns:atom="http://www.w3.org/2005/Atom"
>

<channel>
<title>YourDomain.com RSS</title>
<link>http://www.YourDomain.com/</link>
<image><title>YourDomain.com</title>
<link>http://www.YourDomain.com/</link>
<url>http://www.YourDomain.com/YourLogo.png</url>
</image>
<description>YourDescription of your RSS info.</description>
<pubDate>[date %a, %d %b %Y] 03:11:00 +0000</pubDate>
<copyright>[DATE format=%Y] YourDomain. All rights reserved.</copyright>
<ttl>60</ttl>
<webMaster>email@YourDomain.com (YourName)</webMaster>
<managingEditor>email@YourDomain.com (YourName)</managingEditor>
<generator>WebDNA</generator>
<language>en-us</language>
<atom:link href="http://www.YourDomain.com/YourRSS.xml" rel="self" type="application/rss+xml" />
[/WriteFile]

<!-- YourDatabase.db format: sku,pix,link,xdate,title -->

[SEARCH db=YourDatabase.db&neSKUdatarq=0&SKUsort=1]
[founditems]
[AppendFile YourRSS.xml]

<item>
<category>YourRSS</category>
<title>[title]</title>
<description><![CDATA[[removehtml][title][/removeHTML]]]></description>
<content:encoded><![CDATA[<P><img src="http://www.YourDomain.com/[pix].jpg" align="left">[removehtml][title][/removeHTML]</P>]]></content:encoded>
<!-- xdate format: [date %a, %d %b %Y] -->
<pubDate>[XDATE] [time] +0000</pubDate>
<link>http://www.YourDomain.com/[link]</link>
<guid isPermaLink="true">http://www.YourDomain.com/[link]</guid>
<wfw:commentRss>http://www.YourDomain.com/[link]</wfw:commentRss>
<comments>http://www.YourDomain.com/RSScomments.tpl</comments>
</item>

[/AppendFile]
[/FOUNDITEMS]
[/SEARCH]

[AppendFile YourRSS.xml]
</channel>
</rss>
[/AppendFile]

<!-- Created by Possession Studios. For more information visit www.PossessionStudios.com -->

</HTML>


Then validate your new RSS feed using the following...
http://www.FeedValidator.org/ Bill Johnson

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