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Blogspot now provides RSS 2.0 Feeds: Easter Egg

If your blog is on, you probably know that Google Blogger provides only Atom enabled web feeds. If you need RSS format, you burn the Atom feed in Feedburner to get the RSS format.

OK, some good news - Blogger is providing web feeds in RSS format, though they aren't telling anyone about it yet.

To get RSS 2.0 feed of your blogspot blog, just click "Republish Index Files" and your RSS feed will be automatically generated. The address will be something like:


Atom -

That's a pretty good development but still, Blogger provides no way to track RSS subscribers or Item Click Through rates.

I would still recommend using Feedburner to syndicate your content. Read this tutorial to learn how to replace your RSS Autodiscovery feed with Feedburner.