PubSubHubbub

Design Credo’s content in realtime?

PubSubHubbub allows Design Credo to send realtime notifications when new content is published.

Ever wondered how FriendFeed and GoogleBuzz get updates from your blog so fast and how Netvibes or Google Reader can show you stories that have just been published?

These apps use the PubSubHubbub protocol.

It’s a simple protocol built on HTTP which relies on 3rd parties, called hubs. This page is the hub for Design Credo.

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What is PubSubHubbub?

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An overview of PubSubHubbub, a simple, open, web-hook-based pubsub protocol & open source reference implementation. Brett Slatkin and Brad Fitzpatrick demonstrate what PubSubHubbub is and how it works. For more information, visit pubsubhubbub.googlecode.com.

This is a genuinely amusing video explaining some incredibly useful technology.

PS: OK, cut to the chase. I have published this article 4 minutes ago and I can reverse search it on Google…nuff said?

PubSubHubbub What it is, how it works | Design Credo’s WordPress …

23:2210 Apr 2010 …

An overview of PubSubHubbub, a simple, open, web-hook-based pubsub protocol & open source reference implementation.

designcredo.co.uk/…/what-is-pubsubhubbub/?…pubsubhubbub – 6 minutes ago

(It took two minutes to write this)

PPS: In addition if I Google ‘PubSubHubbub + exeter’ Design Credo is numero-uno. This is hopefully getting the point across that Google rank and organic search engine marketing is far from static. The background conditions are constantly changing, the challenge is to make best advantage of it.