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Really Simple Syndication (RSS) is a lightweight XML format designed for sharing headlines and other Web content. To find more about RSS please visit

Any menu created in page based on template in imCMS can be used as feed to RSS.

To enable the RSS feed on the page administrator should insert the following link in template:

<a href="<?imcms:contextpath ?>/servlet/MenuRss?meta_id=<?imcms:metaid ?>&menu_index=1"> RSS feed </a>

This link also can be provided by one of the generally accepted images  or .

Menu index value is the number of menu block in current template model.

RSS building is based on date, creator, menufields MetaHeadline and MetaText, and link to meta id.

The page/document is used to channel description, and menu links are used as channel items.

To produce automatic RSS assignment in RSS supported browsers, administrator should place in head tag of the page template the following command:

<link rel="alternate" type="application/rss+xml" title="RSS" href="<?imcms:contextpath ?>/servlet/MenuRss?meta_id=<?imcms:metaid ?>&menu_index=1">

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