WCPS Purchasing RSS Feeds
Receive the latest news about Washington County Public School's Purchasing Department - delivered immediately, right to your computer, mobile device or cell phone with our RSS or Web feeds. Thousands of news outlets such as the BBC, CNN, the New York Times and ESPN, as well as websites and blogs on any subject, offer these feeds.
Q: What is RSS? A. It's not just more email. RSS, Rich Site Summary, aka Really Simple Syndication, is an XML-based format that allows quick and easy distribution of a particular website's news to be made available directly to the public.
Q: How do I get the WCPS Purchasing RSS feeds? A: First, you will need an RSS reader - a "news aggregator" - that displays RSS and Web feeds using XML. Either download one or use the feature in your browser. Second, after installing or accessing an RSS reader, click on the links here above, which should either automatically add the sites to your reader, or will bring you to a separate page which requires that you manually paste its URL into your reader. Follow instructions for your particular Web feed reader.
Q: What RSS reader should I use? A wide range of RSS readers can be easily downloaded, free, from the Internet. Some readers are Web-based while others require you to download a small software program. Also, most browsers now incorporate an RSS reader.