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Should I Place All of My Content In My RSS Feed?

What are the arguments for full vs. partial content feeds?

The debate on full vs. partial content feeds has raged on for the past few years. Proponents of full content feeds, insist that they will unsubscribe to feeds that only provide teaser or introduction copy. While supporters of partial content feeds, point to increasing a websites stickiness by luring users to the site to read the full text of an article or feed contents.

While my opinion is subjective, I think that it really depends on the content that you are providing. In some cases it is better to provide partial content feeds, while other content is better suited to full content feeds.

In order to properly illustrate both sides of the issue I have assembled a collection of links (arguments) for both full and partial content feeds.

Scoble on Full Content Feeds
Nick Bradbury on Full vs Partial Content
Monday by Noon - Partial vs Full Content Feeds
RSS Strategy Full vs Partial
Blog Herald Comments on Full vs Partial Feeds
Feedster on Full Text Feeds
TechDirt on Partial Feeds
Are Partial Feeds Worth It?
Another Round of Debate

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