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 Use Universal Feed Parser to tame RSS

RSS is supposed to be based on XML (or XML/RDF) standards. Unfortunately, the famous wild west community behind RSS has many renegade elements producing feeds that are not even well-formed XML. There's an excellent Universal Feed Parser that's a great tool for parsing even ill-formed feeds, and this tip demonstrates how to use it to extract feed data from RSS.

 (Submitted by Anonymous Tue Dec 21, 2004 )

  


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