The Pros and Cons of Using RSS Feeds to Automate Social Media


Using RSS feeds to push your blog posts and/or other content to your social media pages can be a convenient way to ensure that your followers learn about your latest posts. However, using RSS feeds in this manner isn’t without controversy. Below are a few of the pros and cons to keep in mind.

The Pros of Using RSS Feeds

First, let’s look at the advantages:

The Cons of Using RSS Feeds

Now let’s look at the downside of using RSS feeds:

Using RSS feeds to share your blog posts can be a good strategy as it allows you to set it and forget it while keeping your social media page updated with current, relevant information. But it can backfire, too, if you overdo it. Use sparingly, respond promptly to comments, and keep your followers engaged.

Thomas von Ahn | Chief Elephant Slayer | Viral Solutions LLC
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