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Piping Posts around the web with Atom Filter

Our own Mark Paschal has just published the newest Professional Network article, Shuffling Atom with Atom Filter. Offering an overview of Mark's CPAN module XML::Atom::Filter (which is available on our Power Tools page), the article shows how some simple tools can let you manipulate Atom feeds at the command line, with example code for personal aggregation or creating a feed TypeList on TypePad.

Mark puts it well in his article:

The atomflow idea is a useful one: Atom is merely a tool for transferring weblog entry data between programs, and that goes for single purpose command line tools as much as it does web applications.