Using the ‘cffeed’ allows you to read any websites RSS feed and display it within your coldfusion page. The ‘cffeed’ tag is a very easy tag to use and can be very handy when building a RSS display website.

Code to be placed at the top of .cfm page:

<cffeed action=”read” source=”″ name=”myRSSFeed”>

Code to be placed within the <body> tags:

<cfloop from=”1″ to=”#ArrayLen(myRSSFeed.item)#” index=”i”>

#myRSSFeed.item[i].description.value#<br />


You can view this working on our Coldfusion 8 servers in the UK at:

Enjoy using RSS feeds on your website.

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