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Limiting the WordPress feed to only a certain limit of characters

I have a WordPress installation that sometimes uses long and lengthy posts delimited by the <!--more--> tag. However on my RSS feeds, the entire post is shown. Is there a way, aside from custom ...
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One reason for changing the GUID

I create product custom posts from an external data suscription, populating some custom fields and displaying product specifications automatically. As there are a lot of these products, the manual ...
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Disable comment rss feeds for pages in wordpress

I am currently working on the completion of a custom template and my last hurdle is to be able to remove the comments feed link being added to the head of the page. For example: in firefox when you ...
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How to get a feed for post type 'page'?

I'm trying to get a feed for pages and a separate feed for posts. The feed for posts works perfect as it is. I just want a separate one but i have tried all the plugins and searched for about a week ...
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How to Create RSS Feeds for categories in Wordpress?

I want to create RSS feed for categories in WordPress.Is this possible? How could I do it? Thanks
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Importing multiple RSS feed into Wordpress and sorting them by date

I have found the following code to import feeds from multiple feeds and show them in wordpress. But, I want to sort all the combined feeds by date and show only 10. How can I do that? Thanks <?...
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RSS Subscriber count without using FeedBurner

I have a blog which is running on WordPress and I want to know how many users subscribe to my feeds. I know that if I used FeedBurner, I can get the counter from there. Is there any other way that I ...
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Sub-Sub-Blogs — creating and importing content into a custom sub-type

Description: The university radio station I volunteer at uses WordPress 3's Network Mode for the entirety of its web content. It uses the format: Top-Level (.com/*) -- Basic station information, ...
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Change the RSS Publication Date to use a value from a custom field

I have a site that wants to order its RSS output by a date value in a custom field. I'd rather not create a new feed to do it -- how do I override the default feed date value?
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How to add more than one RSS Feed Link for wordpress

I'm using code to change Rss Feed Link for my wordpress site, it's working but I don't know how to add more than one rss link appear when someone click on browser Rss Icon, I need these links to ...
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How to create category index table out of wordpress site or on other website?

I want to create a page on other part on my website (outside wordpress directory) where I can show list of posts from a specific category. I am looking for exact solution provided by @toscho here: ...
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How Can You Exclude Categories From Your RSS Feeds?

I've searched and found posts that have asked and answered how to merge different categories into an RSS feed. What I need to know is how to exclude specific categories from the RSS feed? ...
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How to grab first image attached to post and display in RSS feed?

I've seen the tutorials on how to grab the first image and display it in a post, and those on grabbing the post_thumbnail and using that in the RSS feed, but does anybody know how to grab the first ...
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Why does Simplepie return feed items in a wrong order?

I have this feed from picasa (correct but arbitrary, desired order). The result is messed up Also, with this feed, for example. It's fine in regular, sorted by date feeds, but not these. In the ...
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How can I transfer followers from Wordpress.com to a self-hosted Wordpress?

Recently, I performed a domain migration from a wordpress.com domain to a self-hosted solution. The primary complaint was the loss of followers gained through Wordpress ( http://marygoround.me/2012/...
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Help Me Choose RSS or XML-RPC

Scenario: I have a mother site example.com which has a blog and say about 12 category. I also have 12 other wordpress site. Some in the subdomain of example.com and some are different domains. 12 ...
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How to remove the comments feed from WP 3.1.1?

I've tried a number of solutions available on the internet, but none seem to work in WP 3.1.1. Thanks!
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Show 'Read more' in rss feed

How can I show 'Read more' links in rss feed instead of showing excerpt? The settings in reading only allow to choose between full content and excerpt.
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What Plugin Do You Use to Turn WordPress based site to A Blog Aggregator

I mean that if I want to publish news feeds ,blog updates like bloglines and techmeme . I and my users should have possibility to add RSS entries and the feeds should be published . For now I am ...
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How do I edit wp_head and/or functions.php to remove rss-feed which isnt used and dont validate?

When using w3.org's validation tool Unicorn I get the following error/warning: URI: http://energyshop.se/hem/feed/ This feed does not validate. After looking into my source its there crystal clear ...
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Remove or Edit <dc:creator> in Feeds

Would like to remove <dc:creator> or edit it to be a static value without editing core Wordpress files. Preferably as a function.
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Non-UTF characters break RSS feed

I have nasty issue occuring every so often where sometime a guest blogger would inadvertently put a non-UTF character or an unbalanced HTML tag into a post, which will then break the RSS feed and will ...
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custom post types don't appear in RSS

I created custom post-types in my site but these posts are not shown in the RSS. Only the regular posts appear there. What could be preventing them from showing up there
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Grab YouTube Thumbnail AFTER Post?

I'm using a feed to receive special YouTube feeds organized via playlists. Unfortunately, the URL is not included in the description field, but I can get the videos to display by including the source ...
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RSS Widget on theme

I want to display some external RSS Feeds in my theme - not on a sidebar - just before a homepage content that I'm building. Is there a core shortcut or method to display RSS on themes?
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Custom post types - RSS lastBuildDate issue

I'm using CMS Press for custom post types. The issue is the feed doesn't validate because lastBuildDate is blank. I am not using WordPress's default posts for anything and that is causing the problem. ...
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display featured image in RSS feed

Hay, does anyone know a way to display the featured image url within the RSS feed?
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Post update RSS notification plugin

Whenever I update an older blog post with new information then it is visible to all readers that visit the site itself. Readers of the RSS feed don't get the update and miss the new information. I am ...
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A function to fetch blog content via rss feed

I am trying to make a function which take an rss fedd URL and fetches the most recent 2 posts. I have tried to remake the snippet from here to a full function in funtions.php as following. I don't ...
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RSS Feed has no styles in chrome - function to add one?

This is a really bizarre problem. For some reason Chrome does not have any RSS feed formatting? Where as most other browsers do! So it seems from I read online that I have to create my own style ...
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How can I post Facebook fan page status updates to my WordPress blog?

Is it possible to get an RSS feed of Facebook status updates from a Page rather than a Profile? I want to use the feed in WP's RSS feed widget. It's easy to pull statuses from a profile page. I did ...
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Inserting ads into wordpress default rss feeds

i'm hoping i'd find some help in regards to inserting ads into wordpress default rss feeds (i do not use feedburner) <?php function insertAds($content) { $content = $content.'<hr /><a ...
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Simple plugin for showing RSS subscription links?

Does someone know of a simple plugin for showing RSS feeds? I need something dead simple that only show the links and would rather re-use something before rolling one myself.
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Remove rss widget title link

I'm looking to remove the link and icon from rss feed widget. Is there a way it can be done? Obviously I don't want to modify the core files. So desired output is: <h3 class="widget-title">RSS ...
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Display Password Protected external RSS in wordpress template

I am using the below code to show external rss feed in my wordpress blog page template: <?php include_once(ABSPATH . WPINC . '/rss.php'); $rss = fetch_rss('http://feeds.feedburner.com/site-...
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RSS feed for the previous week’s posts

If this is possible, how to get a RSS feed for the previous week's posts? I found a sollution from @Bainternet (see 1, 2), but I don't understand how to implement it in my case. Right now I can ...
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How to get more than 25 items via Simplepie RSS Feeds?

I have a feed with 50 items but seemingly no matter what I do, it always returns just 25. $feed->set_item_limit(50); or $rss_items = $rss->get_items(0,50); none of these have any effect nor do ...
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Changing RSS feed URL structure

I am in the process of creating a wordpress website, and I just have one issue left - RSS feeds. Currently, the website has a .htaccess file blocking access to /category/* pages. It was part of a ...
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How to add featured image or custom field to xml feed?

I already tried the plugins RSS Manager, Add featured image to RSS feed and Featured Image In Rss Feed. But all they do is add the image inside the <description> attribute of the xml feed. ...
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Full text articles in the rss feed (i.e. without the more tag)

I can't seem to remove the "Continue reading..." link in my rss feed. The feed is located here: http://gforge.se/category/r/feed/ I use the <!--more--> tag manually and I've checked that the ...
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Give extra post-meta to RSS feeds

I'm trying to extend an RSS feed to output some post-meta from my website. I have an 'event_date' meta-key and I need to order by this as opposed to the RSS standard publish date, which I know how to ...
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Feeds not working on my wordpress site

I just made my wordpress website live finally and now trying to set up the RSS. I came across a couple tutorials saying that you have to go to www.yoursite.com/feed copy the link and place it into the ...
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how to make <!--more--> function in RSS feed like it does in posts

I'm dealing with an RSS feed problem that is making me crazy. I have begun manually incorporating in my recent blog posts in order to cut off the post at the desired spot and entice people to click ...
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placement of wp_error with fetch_feed

This might be really simple, but I'm pretty hopeless when it comes to rss and WP. Where should I put the if ( is_wp_error( $feed ) ) { in a code like this: <?php $rss = ...
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restricted rss feed

One of my wordpress blog is protected by the wordpress password plugin. however, I would like provide rss features. I found how to configure wordpress plugin to make rss work. But, by default, it ...
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Wordpress RSS File Template

I need to add some code to my RSS feeds, so I am searching for the RSS Feed .php file so I can add my code. Any help in finding this template file would be greatly appreciated.
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Can WordPress Read Its Own RSS Feed?

I am using a static front page for my blog to which I have added a widgetized sidebar area to hold an RSS feed widget. I want to show summaries of the latest two or three blog posts on the front page, ...
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Various Wordpress Feeds for Same Blog

With http://blog.serverfault.com there are a couple of feed URLs: http://blog.serverfault.com/feed gives a normal feed with the full content of the post. http://blog.serverfault.com/rss gives only a ...
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Need Category RSS Feed that shows all posts

How do I go about making this? I've been trying to get add_feed and such but have had no luck.
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How to set the cache for the built-in SimplePie feed parser?

I'm using the built-in SimplePie, AKA fetch_feed(), to retrieve a feed, and I want to be able to adjust the cache time from an admin menu. SimplePie itself is well documented, but not so much the ...