Questions tagged [rss]

For questions about the various RSS feeds provided by Stack Exchange sites.

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RSS feed of your favorite tags

It would be nice if we could subscribe to an RSS feed of all the questions that match your 'favorite' tags i.e. an RSS feed of the questions that get highlighted as yellow when viewing the question ...
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What would you want to see in a Stack Overflow API?

Note: I'm aware of this question, but it's slightly different, and in my view is talking about the Stack Overflow folks coming up with an API themselves. I'm talking about a community-developed one, ...
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What other hidden or inobvious RSS feeds are available on Stack Exchange and its sites?

I know about finding the RSS feed icon at the bottom of any "Top Questions" page, giving access to recent, featured, hot, week & month questions feeds. I also know that you can get RSS feeds from ...
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Is there a RSS to the 'Stack Exchange Inbox'? How about to Activity?

Just wondering if I'm missing something here. Also, I couldn't find any previous question related to this.
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Email notifications for new questions matching specific tags

Is there a way to configure your Stack Overflow account so that you receive notification emails when posts are made to specific tags? Or do you simply have to log on to see new posts?
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RSS feed for my “Recent Activity” page?

Something I've wanted since the day the "Responses" tab was added: An RSS feed for replies to my questions/answers.. There's feeds for about everything else, but not this.. The obvious problem is ...
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Please allow me to follow questions [duplicate]

Sometimes I look a question that interests me, but I don't have the answer or would like to follow up later. Normally I just bookmark it, which then ends up in a big pile. It would be great if there ...
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RSS feed for favorite questions

I feel like this is almost certainly a duplicate, but I couldn't find what it's a duplicate of. Is there an RSS feed for updates (new answers, edits, comments, maybe even votes) on your "favorite" ...
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Possibility to add a feed of all recent answers to chat rooms

Many beta-sites suffer with a problem of voting. Code Review is one of them. We at Code Review have realized that it is hard to vote for answers that you're not aware of, therefore some of us (no ...
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RSS Overhaul desperately needed

Going back <2 years, upgrades to the RSS feed have been requested and ignored many times. Many have been ignored, rendering the feed almost useless to me. Worse, I have to keep manually checking up ...
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Additional RSS feeds

This is based on a few other posts here, such as 1, 2, 3, and 4. User Answers: A particular user's newly posted answers to questions. Every answer posted by the user gets published. Edits to answers ...
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Trilogy Addicts - Get “real-time” notifications of new questions

Disclaimer: This is an application that I developed, but I got permission to post this by asking team@stackoverflow.com first. Feed Notifier is a Windows application that resides in the system tray ...
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Make the Stack Exchange Hot Questions feed include all HNQs

I noticed that the Stack Exchange Hot Questions feed only comprises the 30 topmost HNQs rather than all 100. I wonder why that is and if there is a good reason for it, when the complete list isn't ...
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RSS Feed for Searches?

Is it possible to get an RSS Feed for search queries? Sometimes the tags are not enough. For some topics the tags are not sufficient or you need to follow multiple tags and Search just simplifies this ...
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Why doesn't this feed for featured questions work?

I've created this feed user a little more than four months ago. It is supposed to post featured questions from Anime & Manga. However, it never worked. The feed is currently empty, since we ...
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Add a limited cross site question feed to the main page

Often people have lamented the "this is appropriate on multiple sites, but people yell if I post copies of it on both" or "I'd post it on the other site, but it doesn't get enough eyeballs - this one ...
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RSS feed for responses to your posts

Jan 28 2009: Due to website changes these pipes no longer work, check out https://stackoverflow.com/users/recent/{user-id} (or write a pipe for it). Edit: Thanks to Beau Simensen's answer I've fixed ...
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Prevent title edits to spawn a new RSS post

When the title of 'Un-select' a radiobutton? (and many others) was changed it showed up as a new item in my RSS reader, News Fire. Is it possible for this to be fixed and prevent the same ...
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Answer Only RSS feed for a user

Is there an RSS feed like https://serverfault.com/feeds/user/2561 but for answers only, for a specified user?
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User's network-wide activity RSS feed

I think it would be useful to have an RSS feed of network-wide activity, or at least posts, for a given network user, corresponding to the information available in the current network activity tab, e....
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HNQ RSS feed stopped updating

http://stackexchange.com/feeds/questions hasn't been updated for 12 hours and https://stackexchange.com/feeds/questions for two days. Both protocols return different content, but neither are up to ...
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Create a data dump RSS feed

Since the Stack Overflow data dump will occur monthy, it makes sense to be able to be notified about a new dump and download it. The current solution has been to post a link to the .torrent file on ...
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RSS feed mis-spelling

I have an IFTTT recipe that uses this feed: https://stackoverflow.com/feeds/tag?tagnames=liquibase&sort=newest The XML has the name as "Newset" rather than "Newest" <feed xmlns="http://www....
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Stack exchange podcast feed gone?

Previously it seemed that the stack exchange RSS feed was at http://blog.stackexchange.com/?feed=podcast This no longer points to an RSS feed. Looking around, the options seem to be http://blog....
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Subscribing to a feed for multiple tags

I'd like to monitor the questions tagged with several tags, say t1 and t2. How can I get a single feed containing questions tagged with either t1 or t2 without any duplicates?
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Subscribing to the RSS feeds for only the most popular questions

The default RSS feed (e.g. https://stackoverflow.com/feeds) appears to return just the most recent questions. It can be time-consuming to filter through. Is it possible to only monitor those ...
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Feeds don't expire

When I try to load a feed using Miranda RSSNews plugin, it only loads on startup. The root of the problem seems to be in the server-side cache which does not seem to grace If-Modified-Since when ...
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Add an RSS feed for unanswered questions

I'd love to something like this implemented: feed://stackoverflow.com/unanswered We use a Stack Exchange site for user support. It would be very helpful to have an RSS feed showing a status of the ...
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Do tag RSS feeds attract many viewers?

Do we have any statistics giving an idea of how many people follow new questions on tags via RSS feeds? We have some sort of a proxy for this information via the number of followers shown in the tag-...
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Subscribe to tags I am interested in?

How do I subscribe to the tags that I am interested in? I like to get notified via email or so, when someone asks new questions or if someone responds to my questions.
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Is there a way to get an RSS feed of all new questions?

I'm only interested in receiving new questions, and receiving each question once (for example, I don't care if it gets answers or comments - I don't want a question showing up in the feed more than ...
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How to follow Stack Overflow blog?

I prefer to find out about the entries posted on https://stackoverflow.blog from an RSS Reader, instead of enacting https://xkcd.com/281/ What feed(s) should I subscribe to? The obvious one is https:...
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Provide RSS feeds for site specific newsletters

I have been enjoying the new Stack Exchange site specific newsletters. While receiving the newsletters in my email works I still use an RSS reader and would rather consume the newsletter that way. Can ...
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StackOverflow feed on specified tags

Is there a functionality on StackOverflow as subscribing to rss related to specified tags? So a will receive feeds only that has tags i defined?
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Are the user rss feeds not available any longer?

I just realised that the RSS icon in firefox disappeared and my feed in Google Reader does not display an update made today. Is it just a bug? a feature that has disappeared intentionally with the ...
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RSS feed of reputation changes? Comments?

I'd like some way to get notices of comments people make to my (questions, answers, comments), as well as changes to my reputation. Any chance that this could be added? I'm sure I could script ...
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Favorite Tags list error

I'm trying to browse for questions having my favorite tags and it fails with the following error: Oops! An error occurred while fetching questions for this filter. Detailed information about this ...
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RSS feed has errors at math.SE

I have been using a feed for a specific tag ([set-theory]) of the Mathematics site on my WP blog. Right now it returns the following error message: RSS Error: This XML document is invalid, likely ...
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Are the RSS feeds updating properly?

I set up Filtered Questions RSS feeds on stackexchange.com. I have grouped the sites that I'm interested in into categories - one includes Stack Overflow, Software Engineering, SQA & Testing, ...
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What format do chat feeds require?

I'm trying to create an Atom feed that can be added to chat. To do so, I've followed the format used by https://stackoverflow.com/feeds - I've excluded the re and creativeCommons XMLNS declarations ...
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Stack Overflow Careers RSS Developer's Terms of Use

A couple months ago I looked for a Stack Overflow Careers Android app. I found one but ultimately found it to be lacking features and abandoned, so I created my own app from scratch to fill the void: ...
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RSS feed is not working in any chat rooms

Consider the following RSS feed: http://stack2rss.stackexchange.com/codereview.stackexchange/answers When added, to this room's list of RSS feeds, no feeds ever show up. (Despite the fact that new ...
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Can I has RSS link on Tagged Questions and Tag Wiki pages?

Like this: and this: Now, the only place where I know I can find the RSS for a tag is in the tag's popup.
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What tools do you use to answer Stack Overflow (Stack Exchange) questions quickly?

How do you discover good/interesting questions quickly and efficiently to answer?
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Any way to get an RSS feed of 'newest' tagged questions?

The RSS feed for tagged questions returns 'hot' questions by default. Adding ?sort=newest to the url has no effect. For example: The newest questions tagged with 'javascript' The RSS feed for ...
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How can I get an RSS feed of just my own questions?

I would like an RSS feed that shows each question I ask (but not comments or other cruft) This is for StackOverflow to twitter integration. I've set up twitterfeed to import my user feed into ...
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Is there a feed for Stack Overflow that also has comments in RSS?

Stack Overflow question feeds by default don't provide updates for comments. What's the solution to this?
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Make migrated posts be part of chat RSS feed

One advantage of living on a per-site chat channel is that you get to see all new questions. The ones I miss are those that are migrated to the site. I once saw something similar to what I requested ...
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Community user's RSS feed is a 404

Recreation steps: Go to "Community" moderator (user -1) user page on the Security Stack Exchange: https://security.stackexchange.com/users/-1/community Click "Activity" Click "user feed" 404! NB: ...
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User Watch List For Mods [duplicate]

As a moderator, we often have a set of users on our SE we need to be watching carefully, because they're clearly in the throes of misbehaving but either haven't crossed the line yet to get suspended ...