When I moved I redirected all the old feeds – apart from my FeedBurner one – on to the new WordPress ones. My sites full post feed is where I get the bulk of my subscribers – the “old URL(magpiebrain – old full post RSS feed)”:http://www.magpiebrain.com/index_full.xml should be permantently redirected to the new “WordPress feed(magpiebrain – the new full post RSS feed)”:http://www.magpiebrain.com/feed/. When I load the old URL in my browser, it correctly redirects and shows the new content. However Bloglines for some reason has yet to display any new content from my new feed. Perhaps Bloglines is ignoring the 301 redirection from my
I’ll try and chase this up with Bloglines support, but if anyone can shed any light on it I’d appreciate it.
p(update). _update_: According to a “comment”:http://www.intertwingly.net/blog/2004/02/18/Bloglines#c1077175023 over at Sam Ruby’s site that I’m not the only person to have hit this problem. Hopefully Bloglines support will be able to update their database to reflect the new URL’s. It’s a little worrying though that in the year 2006 internet applications like this still aren’t playing nice with standard HTTP return codes