Thursday, 13 October 2016

Creating an Adobe Experience Manager RSS component using JQuery

You can create an Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) component that is able to retrieve data from a RSS feed and display data in the component's view. A RSS uses standard web feed styles to publish data such as:

  • blog entries
  • news headlines
  • audio
  • video

When developing a custom AEM component, you can select a third-party library and use that library within AEM. This is a benefit of developing an AEM component as it offers you better flexiblity to address your business requirements. In this use case, the following third-party library is used:

The following illustration shows the component created in this development article.

To read this development article, click

NOTE: To learn how to develop an AEM Headline component (another example of displaying RSS type data), see

Adobe Digital Marketing Community

Join the Adobe Digital Marketing Community. Start by clicking this banner

I (Scott Macdonald) am a Senior Digital Marketing Community Manager at Adobe Systems with over 18 years in the high tech industry. I am also a programmer with knowledge in Java, JavaScript, C#,C++, HTML, XML and ActionScript. If  you would like to see more CQ or other Adobe Digital Marketing end to end articles like this, then leave a comment and let me know what content you would like to see.

TwitterFollow the Digital Marketing Customer Care team on Twitter @AdobeMktgCare.

TwitterFollow me on Twitter @smac2020