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April 19, 2012

Steam screenshots as RSS

Update: Scripts updated to work with the new Steam community pages, now requires ganon if you want to host your own copy.

Simply replace #username# with your steam community id
http://richardbenson.co.uk/steam/get-screenshot-feed.php?u=#username#

This is a script that reads your screenshots from your Steam profile and puts them into an RSS feed. You can then use this with all sorts of applications to feed that data elsewhere. E.g. you can use ifttt.com to easily auto-post to your tumblr blog, Flickr photo stream or Facebook photos.

Source code is after the jump if you want to put on your own hosting, which is probably a good idea if you want to rely on this working all the time.

It's a bit "hacky" so if any better PHP developers have better ways of doing the same thing, would appreciate any tips.

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