SlideShare is a web-based slide sharing service. Users can upload or view files in a range of formats: PowerPoint, PDF, Keynote or OpenOffice presentations. Each month there are over 60 million visitors to the site.
Track New Postings on Slideshare
Using the RSS feed below will give you all the latest postings on slideshare.
When you give this address to a Digimind agent, you will then be able to collect alerts every time someone uploads a new file onto Slideshare.
Don't forget to filter with a query
Given that there are nearly 16 million registered users of Slideshare worldwide and many of them post regularly to the site, your agent is going to need a solid query in order to filter out the noise you will otherwise receive. The image above shows the recent postings to this RSS feed inside Smart Tracker, so before a query has been applied to this flow.
What you will see on the dashboard
This dashboard portlet shows the results of an agent using the keyword "technology" to filter the flow of information:
You can see that the results are slightly better focused. For your own professional needs you will certainly need to use more than a single keyword in your query.