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Attribute requirements for importing Atom and RSS feeds to a stream in Socialcast (2014092)
To ensure that these requirements are met:
- Ensure that the feed is formatted in a valid way. To verify this, use the W3C Feed Validator.
- For each item in an RSS feed, ensure that it contains these elements:
- <link> – URL to this item's page
- <title> – Title of this item
- <description> – Description/caption or summary of the item
- <pubDate> – Publication date of this item
- For each entry in an Atom Feed, ensure it contains these elements:
- <link> – URL of this entry's page
- <title> – Title of the page
- <id> – Unique ID of the entry
- <published> – Date of initial publication
- <summary> – Short description or summary of item.
For more information on <item> attributes in RSS feeds, see W3Schools.com RSS item Element.
For more information on the Atom specification, see Atom Format Spec.
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