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Feed Genie Manual

“Become a Master Of Feeds”

This is the manual for Feed Genie that allows you to get your favorite feeds as Data Sources directly in Dreamweaver! Now you can add the feed fields directly from the Data bindings panel to your page and any tag attributes as dynamic data! Use Feed Genie Repeater to display all the feed entries exactly the way you want. Choose from the many supplied standard feeds like Flickr, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, and Picasa but customize them with your own filters!


Table of contents

You can also read this manual in PDF format

Before you begin
Make sure to setup your site in Dreamweaver first before creating a page, if you don't know how to do this please read this

Installing the extension
Deploy the extension in four easy steps

Reference: Feed Types
There are 17 different types of feeds you can choose from as well as a custom one, where you can apply your own filters.

The Basics: Displaying Picassa Featured feed thumbnails, which open full size within a Lightbox
In this tutorial we will show you how to display a Picassa Featured feed thumbnails using Feed Genie ASP and open the full size images within DMXzone Lightbox.

Advanced Usage

Advanced: Dividing Picassa Image Thumbnails into pages using DMXzone Paginator ASP.
In this tutorial we will show you how to have multiple pages containing Picassa Image Thumbnails.

Video Tutorials

Adding Nice Effects to Feed Genie ASP thumbnails
With this movie we will show you how to apply nice effects to Feed Genie ASP thumbnails using HTML5 Image Enhancer.

Creating a YouTube Search Form
With this movie we will show you how to create a YouTube search form, display the results as thumbnails using Feed Genie ASP and play the videos within DMXzone Lightbox.

Displaying Picassa User Album Images on Multiple Pages
With this movie we will show you how to have multiple pages containing Picassa User Album thumbnails using Feed Genie ASP and DMXzone Paginator ASP and open the full size images within DMXzone Lightbox.

Displaying Picassa Features Feed
With this movie we will show you how to display a Picassa Featured feed thumbnails using Feed Genie ASP and open the full size images within DMXzone Lightbox.

George Petrov

George PetrovGeorge Petrov is a renowned software writer and developer whose extensive skills brought numerous extensions, articles and knowledge to the DMXzone- the online community for professional Adobe Dreamweaver users. His expertise in countless languages and technologies gives inspiration and teach valuable lessons on his website – DMXzone.com, which is visited daily by more than 30.000 people and is most popular for its over high-quality Dreamweaver extensions and templates.

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