Human Readable RSS Feeds With Pelican

Posted on Fri 21 October 2022 in Dispatches • Tagged with pelican, python, rss • 3 min read

A few months ago, I came across this post by Simone Silvestroni explaining how they implemented a styled and human-readable RSS feed for their Jekyll-powered blog. I really liked the idea and wanted to implement it on my own site for browsers that don’t automatically offer to subscribe to …


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Fun With Django Feeds

Posted on Fri 03 August 2007 in Dispatches • Tagged with atom, development, django, howto, python, rss • 5 min read

I would like to take a moment to show you how easy it is to create feeds in Django, and the easiest way to do that is by example. For brevity’s sake, I’m going to use a simplified version of a Django-powered blog. So, let’s say you …


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Checking Out Google Reader

Posted on Mon 29 January 2007 in Dispatches • Tagged with assorted geekery, google, reviews, rss, tech • 2 min read

On recommendation of far too many people to mention, I’m checking out Google Reader again.

I remember peeking at it when it was first released, when I was stubbornly intent on sticking with browser/desktop based reader, and I remember being less than impressed. In typical Google fashion the …


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