Channel 9 RSS feeds

This page documents the various feeds that are available on Channel 9 and the way we can use them;

By default Channel 9 RSS feeds are pageable. You can navigate to the next page in the RSS with the page parameter and a page number in the query string. Only RSS feed that cannot be paged is frontpage and event episodes.

http://channel9.msdn.com/Feeds/RSS

Postings visible on the frontpage get posted to this feed.

http://channel9.msdn.com/all/RSS

By default all English postings are available here. You can include other languages in the query string like lang=nl&lang=de, etc.

http://channel9.msdn.com/Browse/Events/RSS

All events are posted here.

http://channel9.msdn.com/Browse/Shows/RSS

All shows are posted here.

http://channel9.msdn.com/Browse/Series/RSS

All series are posted here.

http://channel9.msdn.com/Browse/Blogs/RSS/

All blogs are posted here.

http://channel9.msdn.com/Comments/RSS

All comments to postings (not threads in forums) are posted here.

Postings for series, shows and blogs

Are available at for example; http://channel9.msdn.com/Series/Windows-Phone-Design-Bootcamp/RSS/

Comments for a posting

Comments for a specific post can be found at for example; http://channel9.msdn.com/Series/Windows-Phone-Design-Bootcamp/Windows-Phone-Design-Bootcamp-101-What-is-Design/RSS/

Events postings

Are available at for example;

http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Pure-Imagination/2012/RSS
http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Pure-Imagination/2012/RSS/mp4
http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Pure-Imagination/2012/RSS/mp4high
http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Pure-Imagination/2012/RSS/wmv
http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Pure-Imagination/2012/RSS/wmvhigh
http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Pure-Imagination/2012/RSS/zune
http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Pure-Imagination/2012/RSS/mp3

Challenges

The biggest challenge in working with the RSS feeds, is that the RSS modificationDate does not get updated when an author of a post or a comment changes the content. The posting or comment will not move to the top of the RSS list if they are updated.

Last edited Dec 3, 2012 at 2:57 PM by MatthijsKrempel, version 1

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