SitePoint Sponsor

User Tag List

Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    SitePoint Zealot
    Join Date
    May 2004
    Posts
    103
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    xml for dummies....what do i do?

    I want to use an xml feed from a website to feed content into mine. I cant seem to find much on th subject that i can understand..

    How do I do this? Im new to xml.... the site has supplied the xml file. But what do i need to do to get it to show on my site?

  2. #2
    chown linux:users\ /world Hartmann's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2000
    Location
    Houston, TX, USA
    Posts
    6,455
    Mentioned
    11 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    If you have PHP installed you can use the Magpie RSS library to parse the feed and put it on your site.

  3. #3
    SitePoint Zealot
    Join Date
    May 2004
    Posts
    103
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    thanks..my site is all php anyhow, so that makes it easy.

    Thanks a bunch!

  4. #4
    SitePoint Zealot
    Join Date
    May 2004
    Posts
    103
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I tried using that. It seems pretty simple but i screwed it up somehow..im getting a blank page.....any idea what i did wrong? No errors, just blank.

    http://www.charlottenconline.com/rss...ttecomfeed.php

  5. #5
    SitePoint Wizard silver trophy someonewhois's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2002
    Location
    Canada
    Posts
    6,364
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I've used MagPie RSS on a bunch of occasions, and it's DEFINITELY a wonderful library. Can't help you without seeing what you've got, though.


Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •