Here’s a nice short tutorial on how to make a unique and memorable RSS Icon by manipulating Shapes in Photoshop. This comes with the added bonus of allowing you to scale your RSS icon to fit your website!
If you’re lazy and would rather get your grubby hands on the finished product, I have posted up the PSD and various PNG RSS icons for you to download freely. Just check out this post!
However if you want to learn the techniques behind making this:
First, you’ll need to make a square canvas. Mine was 200x200px. Grab the Ellipse Tool, make sure Shape Layers is selected, and drag out a circle on your canvas – you’ll have to hold down Shift while dragging.
You should end up with something that looks like this after applying the layer styles:
Alright, ready? Select Custom Shapes. Load up the Symbols collection. Choose Bull’s Eye.