XML Feeds have been adopted by news services, weblogs, and other online information services to send content to subscribers. After subscribing to an XML feed, you will be notified when new content is available without having to visit the web site.

How to Subscribe

You will need to download and install a Feed Reader, or use a web-based service like Google Reader. Then, you copy and paste the URL of the feed (e.g. http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/catalogs/1day-M2.5.xml) into the viewer’s “subscribe” dialogue. Example Feed Readers include: