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Why Choose RSS 1.0?

2003-07-24 12:43

Why Choose RSS 1.0? (XML.com) asks Tony Hammond, Elsevier.

His answer might be that:

  1. it was designed to be extensible.
  2. it has been stable for 3 years.
  3. is maintained openly by a community.

Although all of those apply, he chose it for reason #1.