, a prolific technical writer covering topics such as XML and Web Services has published a nice overview of Blogs and RSS. His Q&A format covers such items as:
-- What's the easiest way to set up a Web log?
-- What's a feed and how can I subscribe to it?
-- Which RSS version is the most current?
-- What do RSS 1.0 and 2.0 look like?
-- What is Atom?
-- What are referrers, trackbacks, and pingbacks?
As an added bonus he includes a quick tutorial on generating RSS feeds from ASP.NET Web User Controls.
Aaron's ability to present lucid and digestible explanations makes this article
a must read.