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How to Set Up a Targeted Craigslist RSS feed with Pictures

If you are looking for something specific on Craigslist, specifically something as crucial as finding housing, you may spend way too much time refreshing Craigslist and re-reading the same posts over and over again.

But, there is a better way!

First of all, when doing a housing search, Craigslist usually gives you a couple of different tabs to select from within your area.  These tabs may not limit your search enough for you, especially if you are looking for only particular cities within a tab.

Here's a hint.  Inside of the search box... type the cities you are searching for, for example:

(mountain view)|(palo alto)The parenthesis will group the search term you are looking for, and the "|" is the symbol for 'or'.

Now, after you perform the search, if you scroll all the way to the bottom of your search results you'll see this symbol.  Click the orange RSS and you'll get let to a webpage with a bunch of text.

Ignore the scary code and copy the web address at…