3. RSS 1.0

The RSS 1.0 specification is at http://web.resource.org/rss/1.0/spec

The description element (of an item) is described as (#PCDATA). Consequently, there is no explicit provision for including HTML markup in a newsfeed.

Extensions to RSS 1.0 is done through the use of modules. Here is a link to a page containing a list of proposed modules. One such module is the module for events.

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