A Private Feed is a dedicated RSS feed for a show, intended for an individual listener. It is unique to them and listeners should never share a single Private Feed.


Navigating to Private Feeds of a Show


To manage a Private Feed for a listener, all you need to do is the following:

  1. Locate and navigate to the show you wish to invite them to.
  2. Locate the "Private Feeds" tab and click it.
  3. You will notice a table (or cards on mobile view) listing the private feeds for the show. 


The following guides all extend on the specific actions you may perform here.


Creating a Private Feed


To create a Private Feed, follow the steps in the above "Navigating to Private Feeds of a Show" section, and the following: 

  1. Click the "New Private Feed" button and observe the popup dialog. For bulk creation via CSV, see this guide.
  2. Complete the fields including the name and email address. The name will be used in communications to the user and to help you identify the feed, while the email address will be used to send the link and subscription to the feed to user. If you would like to send the invite immediately, check the "Send email invitation to the user" checkbox.
  3. Click "Create" and observe the new user added to the Private Feed listing.


Editing a Private Feed


To create a Private Feed, first follow the steps in the above "Navigating to Private Feeds of a Show" section. Next locate the individual feed by looking through the list or searching for the specific email address or address using the search field. Once you have located the feed to edit, you may do the following:

  1. Click the "Actions" button to reveal the menu. Click on "Edit".
  2. The Edit dialog will pop up, revealing fields to edit the Name, Email and a checkbox to re-send the invite with the new details.
  3. Complete the changes, checking the "Send email invitation to listener" checkbox if you would like the new changes to be sent to user.
  4. Click "Update" to complete.


Sending a Feed Invite via Whooshkaa


To send a Private Feed invite for an existing feed, first follow the steps in the above "Navigating to Private Feeds of a Show" section. Next locate the individual feed by looking through the list or searching for the specific email address or address using the search field. 


In the Actions menu, locate the "Send invitation" item. This will send the details to the user.




Please note that when creating a feed and when editing a feed, you have the option to send the details.


Manually Share a Feed Link


You may also send a feed invite manually by copying its RSS feed and sharing it with your intended listener. To do this, locate the "Copy RSS URL" item by following similar steps to the "Sending a Feed Invite via Whooshkaa" section above and click it. The RSS URL will be placed on your clipboard and you may send the instructions to listen as you wish.


Deleting a Private Feed


To delete a Private Feed, first follow the steps in the above "Navigating to Private Feeds of a Show" section. Next locate the individual feed by looking through the list or searching for the specific email address or address using the search field. 


In the Actions menu for the feed, locate the "Delete" item. Please note that once the feed is removed, access will also be removed for the user using that feed.




Limited Number of Feeds


Please note that your current subscription plan limits the number of Private Feeds that you can have in your tenancy. If you require more feeds, please reach out to your account manager or Whooshkaa Support.