Is Having an RSS Feed Just Giving Content Away for Free?

Is Having an RSS Feed Just Giving Content Away for Free?

I mean, kinda. I was just asked this question the other day so I'm answering here because blogging is cool. The point of an RSS feed is for people to read your content elsewhere (hence the last part of the acronym, Syndication, as in, broadcasting elsewhere). Probably an RSS reader. But RSS is XML, so in a sense, it's a limited API to your content as well, which people can use to do other program...

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Original article from CSS-Tricks updated 2/7/2020