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Getting Acquainted with OPML

Amy Bellinger and O'Reilly Media have released a new 'Short Cuts' - Getting Acquainted with OPML.

As its title suggests, it is a great starter if you want get going with OPML...Congrats Amy!

Getting Acquainted with OPML

"You've put off figuring out what Outline Processor Markup Language (OPML) is all about and what it can do, right?

We'll bring you into the picture quickly with 14 wide-ranging uses for the OPML format including:

  • Reading lists and RSS subscription lists
  • Blogging
  • A wholly new sort of intranet
  • Process documentation
  • Instant outlining and collaboration
  • Distributed directories

Included in this Short Cut are step-by-step how-to examples with illustrations to get you started using and remixing OPML right now."

...Disclaimer: I reviewed the PDF book a couple of times before going live and so I got a free copy :-)

Quick snark: I know of at least one company that could (and should) shell out $7.99 for a copy :-P

Posted: Oct 23 2006, 09:25 PM by alexbarnett | with 3 comment(s)
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TrackBack said:

Amy Bellinger’s Getting Acquainted with OPML from O’Reilly is out. Amy’s the one...
# October 25, 2006 2:51 PM

TrackBack said:

So the ebook is out.

I hope it helps evangelize OPML. It's quite elementary, concentrating on the range of...

# October 27, 2006 2:24 AM