How to Subscribe to RSS Feeds with Internet Explorer 8
Navigate to a favorite website — like Professor Main's blog, iSchool Curriculum Center:
Locate the RSS button () in the browser's command bar:
Click or key the RSS button.
Note: When visiting sites that do not offer RSS, the RSS icon will appear gray () and will not be functional.
The RSS content of the feed will be displayed, and you will be given the option to subscribe:
Click or key the Subscribe to this feed link.
Internet Explorer will ask you where to store the feed:
The default location is a folder called Feeds.
Click or key the Subscribe button to accept the default location and continue.
Now, you can check your RSS feeds at any time. Go to Favorites > Feeds to display a list of all the feeds you are currently subscribed to:
Click on the name of a feed to read it.
The feed content will be displayed in your browser window:
- IE8: How to Add Feeds and WebSlices to the Favorites Bar - Another tutorial for IE8 users.