News feeds from VisitScotland
Sign up for RSS (Really Simple Syndication)
feeds to stay informed on all that's happening in Scottish
RSS is a quick and easy method of making sure
you're kept up-to-date with all the headline tourism news to the
latest statistics as soon as they're published on this website.
You will need one of the following to read RSS feeds:
Modern web browser
Most modern browsers, including Firefox, Opera, Internet
Explorer, Safari and Chrome automatically check for feeds when you
visit a website, and display the orange RSS icon when they find
one. Many of them allow you to add RSS feeds as a browser favourite
or bookmark folder, automatically updating them with the latest
Web-based news reader
Web-based news readers check feeds and displays any new
articles that have been added. They let you catch up with your RSS
feed subscriptions from any computer, making this option useful if
you want to access the feeds from multiple computers or
Desktop news reader
Some email software allows you to read RSS feeds. In addition,
there is dedicated news reader software available that you can
download and install on your computer.
How do I get a news reader?
is a range of different news readers available and new
versions are appearing all the time.
Different news readers work on different operating systems, so
you will need to choose one that will work with your computer.
Once you have chosen a news reader, all you have to do is to
decide what content you want it to receive.
If you click on the RSS button you can subscribe to the feed in
various ways, including by dragging the URL of the feed into your
news reader or by cutting and pasting the same URL into a new feed
in your news reader. Most sites that offer feeds use a similar
orange button, but some may just have a normal web link.