CalPERS News Feeds

CalPERS News Feeds are a new way for us to distribute information as soon as it is updated on CalPERS On-Line. Using Really Simple Syndication (RSS), we can feed new articles or information to a group of subscribers automatically.

RSS is a format for delivering regularly changing Web content to you. The RSS feeds provide headlines and descriptions of content, along with links to the full articles. RSS feeds typically are linked or indicated by an orange rectangle with the letters RSS. Sometimes the presence of RSS feeds is indicated by an orange rectangle with the letters XML, or by the symbol RSS icon .

If you are already familiar with using RSS feeds, get started now.

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Getting started with CalPERS News Feeds is easy. Read more to learn about subscribing and about news readers.

How do I subscribe to a feed?
In order to subscribe to a CalPERS News Feed, you will need a news reader. Use your favorite search engine to find a "news reader." Many are available for free, and some newer browsers have news readers built right in. These readers allow you to subscribe to news feeds and will check the news feeds for you automatically and update you with the latest headlines.

It’s easy to subscribe. When you see the RSS icon on our site, just select the icon, and you will open a new page. Simply copy the address of the feed to your news reader.

Once you subscribe to a feed, headlines are available in your reader. When you see a headline that interests you, just select the link to view the full article.

How do I find and subscribe to CalPERS News Feeds?
For your convenience, you can access the CalPERS News Feeds directory from any page on the site by selecting the RSS link or icon in the footer. In other areas of the site, if there is a related CalPERS News Feed channel, we'll display the icon and provide a link to take you directly to the feed.

Why should I subscribe to CalPERS News Feeds?
Using CalPERS News Feeds is an easy way to stay informed about what's going on at CalPERS, without cluttering up your email. You can easily retrieve summaries of the latest content from CalPERS On-Line. You save time by not needing to browse the site for new content. You can quickly scan the headlines and read the items of interest to you.

Dated: 01-15-2008