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WordPress cache feeds

I would like to implement a custom cache for all the feeds in my site. The rss requests are very intensive and I have a big db load. Do anyone know of a good action before running the rss query so I ...
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Force use of RSS 0.92 feed

Just wondering if there was an elegant way to force WordPress to use the RSS 0.92 feed at all? The reason I ask is that we have added some custom XML tags to a site's feed so that an accompanying iOS ...
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Bizarre issue with custom RSS template

I'm trying to create a custom RSS feed template for a site my company manages, and I've encountered a very confusing bug I'd like some input on. First off, as background context, after a lot of ...
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Automatically Import WordPress Blog to Facebook Page [closed]

I managed to import wordpress post to Facebook with this: http://www.insidefacebook.com/2009/02/22/how-to-import-your-blog-into-facebook/ When i create new post, Facebook doesn't show any new posts ...
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How to reorder and display a feed to be chronological?

I have a feed from an events calendar that once put in the WordPress RSS widget displays the feed items in reverse chronological order. So the events that are farthest in the future display first, and ...
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Getting Thumbnail in fetch_feed from custom field

i have setuped showing rss from my network site using fetch_feed(); include_once(ABSPATH . WPINC . '/feed.php'); $rss = fetch_feed('rss link here'); $maxitems = $rss->get_item_quantity(5); ...
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Shortcodes in RSS excerpts

I am developing a plugin that uses shortcodes. I wanted to enable users to use shortcodes in excerpts, so I added the line add_filter('the_excerpt', 'do_shortcode'); which worked fine.However, in ...
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How to create a Full RSS feed (secret URL) for certain users, short for the rest [closed]

I'm running a Patreon campaign for my blog and one of the rewards will be a full RSS available for users that contribute to that campaign, with the rest having only a short RSS Feed. I'm ...
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WordPress RSS feed - filter RSS content by custom field value

I can have the RSS feed url like: http://www.mydomain.com/?post_type=job_listing&job_cat=value#1&job_type=value#2&geo_country=value#3&feed=rss2 job_cat & job_type are taxonomies ...
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How can I get RSS feed for a custom page?

I have a custom page on my blog that doesn't display RSS feed. You can see the code here for the custom page. I am not sure what I need to do to make rss feed for each individual post on that page. I ...
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Force the_content() to show full post in RSS feed

I'm making a custom RSS feed where I want the full article to display. The problem is that when I use the_content() to output the article, it will only show the excerpt if there is a 'more' tag in ...
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Help with Magpierss and Wordpress

Hoping someone can help. I'm trying to update a friends website - the original developer has gone AWOL unfortunately and left me to pick up the pieces. On the front end of the site the developer has ...
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Get full content from feeds and save a duplicate copy in my site

Okay Now I'm editing old problem because its done but now i've new problem I've knowledge of mysql queries but not wordpress queries I'm doing this with mysql queries and its working well but server ...
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WP HTTP Error: couldn't connect to host for RSS feeds on same domain

I'm having trouble reading RSS feeds created by WP3 on the same domain. When I do a print_r($rss); at the part of my plugin where it does the RSS parsing, I get the following output: WP_Error ...
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How can I modify RSS item titles to be either the title or a custom meta field?

I'd like to optionally replace some RSS item titles with a headline meta field I've added to certain post types. I have the post types showing up in the feed using: function myfeed_request($qv) { ...
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How can I control what / how much text is in my RSS feeds?

Currently, my RSS feeds show the entire text from main text field. I only want to show parts of my text, preferrably my intro text, so that users have to visit my page to read the rest. I've ...
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RSS/Atom feeds invalid, “Mismatched tag” errors

We are having trouble getting our feeds to validate on either Feed Validator or the W3C Feed Validation Service. When I enter any of the common URI's: [siteurl]/feed [siteurl]/feed/atom ...
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How to secure or disable the RSS feeds?

I'm trying to set up WordPress as a CMS. As such, I want to disable the feeds since it's mostly a secured site. I've gone through all the Settings pages but found no setting to tweak or disable the ...
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Display the first image from a post in RSS feed

I have seen another question located here, but it's not useful for my case; it's not working. Also, "RSS Feed Image" plugin is not working as desired. I want to display the first image of the post in ...
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HTML Validation fails because of ampersands in RSS link

I use Wordpress' own rss.php to pull in the last 10 items from an external RSS feed. Wordpress automatically adds campaign info to the link like this: ...
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CDATA error for RSS feed

The RSS feed of my site is not working. The error message is: A CDATA section was not closed line 33 character 25 with this on another line below: <description><![CDATA[<br/> ...
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Add audio attachment link to RSS

This is how I'm adding a featured image to my RSS: function featuredtoRSS($content) { global $post; if ( has_post_thumbnail( $post->ID ) ){ $content = '' . get_the_post_thumbnail( $post->ID, ...
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How is the “ wp_get_update_data ” function used?

i need to list user updates from a word press powered site, like how we get list of comments and posts using wp.getComments and wp.getPosts, and i came across wp_get_update_data can we list user ...
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Disable Sharedaddy in Feeds

I am using Feedburner for my feeds and I am also using Sharedaddy from Jetpack to display the sharing icons. I'd like to disable these buttons in the feed, how can I do this? Thanks
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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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How to redirect RSS feeds to Feedburner and keep pretty permalinks?

There are many tutorials out there, but all of them give you the same code snippet. I put it into my htaccess file, but the feeds are not being redirected. I don't want to use a plugin. I'm sure the ...
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Unable to display favicon using get_favicon()?

I'm using fetch_feed (based on Simplepie) to display an array of RSS feeds (favicon & headlines only). Documentation on the simplepie website says to use get_favicon in the stylesheet. And I'm ...
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Disable category RSS Feeds on Wordpress blog with PHP

I have a Wordpress powered site and I would like to know how to disable all category based RSS feeds with PHP or even mod-rewrite if possible. Thanks
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How to add logo to rss feed

I came across this function to add image to rss feed. However, I keep getting lots of syntax errors. /* Add RSS Logo */ function addRssImage() { echo "<image> <title>My ...
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Passing feed URLs with “&” to fetch_feed()?

How do I pass feed URLs with & in the URL to fetch_feed()? The feed is not parsed correctly if there is a & in the feed URL. Actually it works in the example I gave, but now I'm populating ...
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Wordpress update totally broke the install. Main page now displays empty rss feed

Hey guys- A friend of mine just did an auto-update for the most recent wordpress upgrade. Upon completion, her site began to display her rss feed on the front page instead of well, her front page. the ...
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Empty RSS Feeds

When i try to access feeds for tags,categories and authors, i get empty list. If i try to open feeds for the site, i get "Page not found" Empty Feed: ...
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RSS feed link on archives page not working

I am trying to add a RSS link on my website archive-pages, which means, Suppose I am on page http://mbas.in/location/mba-in-usa/ then on this page, I will be having a RSS LINK named link, when I click ...
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I'm not able to get RSS feed working. I get 'XML parsing failed'

After I updated my site, I'm not able to get the RSS working. I used to get this RSS icon in the address bar in my web browser (opera), but now it's not there any more. I try accessing the following ...
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Which plugin can do horizontal scrolling of RSS feeds in WordPress [closed]

I need a plugin which can do horizontal scrolling of RSS feeds in wordpress, I have got a vertical scrolling RSS feeds but cannot find a horizontal one
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How fetch_feed() works?

I would like to know that how fetch_feed() works extactly? From the Codex: fetch_feed() caches results for 12 hours by default. That means if I use fetch_feed( 'howtogeek.com' ), it reads the ...
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How to make an RSS feed to show most viewed posts for last 24 hours?

I need to submit my site in somewhere and they're asking for a link to the rss of my most viewed posts during last day. But WordPress by default doesn't support such an option. Is there any way to ...
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How to Update SimplePie

The installed SimplePie is outdated. I need the current version. The directory and files in WordPress are different, so I don't know if I can just overwrite the files with the current SimplePie.org's ...
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WordPress RSS feed?

We just started our new blog and we need to submit our RSS feed to some directories, but we do not know what is our new site RSS feed. Do we need to install any plugin or tool to generate RSS feed? ...
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Can an RSS item be altered with a hook?

I would like to alter the content of each item in a site's RSS feed with a regular expression. The rss2_item hook is close but it is run just after the item has been output, so is only really useful ...
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How do I get a post author's image/avatar via RSS from another blog?

I have 2 websites: one is a company website, the other is a blog for the company - these sites are on separate domains. On the homepage of the company website, there's a square tile featuring the ...
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Make RSS think posts are new?

I'm wanting to use the MailChimp RSS to Email Campaign mechanism to send a weekly email of posts to list subscribers. This works just fine in standard use, but the twist is that I don't want ...
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Unwanted empty line at the beginning of document

I have an unwanted empty line at the beginning of the document and I can't find the reason why it is happening. For default HTML I wouldn't have minded it but RSS doesn't work. I disabled all the ...
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How do I place a function in a standalone page?

Im trying to a a function to create an rss feed from a gmail dress. This works if i place it in functions.php, but overtakes my site as an rssfeed, as expected. How do I place it in a standalone page, ...
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Why this thumbnail hard crop code does not work?

I am trying to show thumbnail image as an attachment in the feed. So I use following code. function add_images_to_rss($var) { global $post; if(has_post_thumbnail($post->ID)) { ...
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fetch_feed works on localhost but not on server

There is one similar question, but I can't seem to get round to what's going on. So any help appreciated... The following code works just fine on localhost, but when on the live site I get the ...
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Wordpress content on non-WP site residing on a remote domain — how to display posts?

I have a website (non-wordpress) with a sidebar that I want to display the "latest 3 posts" from my wordpress blog that resides on a different server. I would like to also style the 3 posts using ...
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Featured Image in RSS Feed

I'm using the following code to add a featured image to my rss feed in wordpress. add_action( 'rss2_item', 'add_post_featured_image_as_rss_item_enclosure' ); function ...
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Image on rss feed on post

I want my website to display post of bloggers fashion posts from a virtual world second life. I've started using blogger, they have a simple widget "bloglist", just put the url of the blogger it ...
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Change RSS format for specific categories

Is there way to have, in a single RSS feed, different formats for different categories? For example, if a post is a very long and technical one I would like to have only an excerpt (or a custom text ...