In my previous post, I showed you how to use yahoo pipes. I have used yahoo pipes couple of years back but never got a single yahoo pipe to work. But since last week I started again with a fresh mind and all the pieces of the puzzle fall into place. The first thing I created was combining all the versions of CSI from different pages of Hulu and make a single RSS feed out of it so that I can just visit my RSS feed reader and be updated about any new CSI episodes.
How to use yahoo pipes
So you just heard about the wonderful yahoo pipes and would love to know more about how to use yahoo pipes. In this article, I will give you some of the basics stuff you need to know about yahoo pipes and a few very simple yet powerful examples you can use to start using yahoo pipes. You will not only learn how to use yahoo pipes but also create your first working yahoo pipe if you haven’t done that already. Here is an example of a CSI aggregate which I created using Yahoo pipes.
I hope you already know about RSS and how to use RSS. RSS (most commonly expanded as Really Simple Syndication) is a family of web feed formats used to publish frequently updated works—such as blog entries, news headlines, audio, and video—in a standardized format. An RSS document (which is called a “feed”, “web feed”, or “channel”) includes full or summarized text, plus metadata such as publishing dates and authorship. Web feeds benefit publishers by letting them syndicate content automatically(From Wiki). If you want to know more about RSS, visit this wiki article.