Questions tagged [feed]

A feed is a function of special software that allows feedreaders to access a site, automatically looking for new content and then posting the information about new content and updates to another site. This provides a way for users to keep up with the latest and hottest information posted on different blogging sites.

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Add Custom Fields to Custom Post Type RSS

I'd like to add custom fields in my custom post type to the RSS feed for that post type located at http://example.com/feed/?post_type=my_custom_post_type I've seen info on doing this for the regular ...
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How to show page content in feed?

I want to show the whole content of every page in feed .I search for it and found some plugin but I could not solve my problem. I want when I enter http://swissaudio.com/craftsmanship/feed it ...
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Get all posts in RSS

I'm wondering how/if I can access more than the most recent X posts defined in the wordpress settings. I've seen plugins that migrate all blog content through RSS, haven't poked around to see their ...
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How to get SimplePie fetch_feed without stripping iframe code?

I'm grabbing a remote feed in my plugin and some entries have iframe code I want to keep. However, SimplePie fetch_feed keeps stripping it out. Here is my code and what I've tried already: ...
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Individual rss feed entry length for categories?

I know how to retrieve the rss2 feed from a category in wp, namely adding /feed behind the category name. However when I do this, not all entries from that feed are included in the rss, this is ...
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How to remove feeds from WordPress totally?

I want to completely remove feeds from WordPress. I am using this little function from http://wpengineer.com/287/disable-wordpress-feed/ /** * disable feed */ function fb_disable_feed() { wp_die( __(...
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How to add post featured image to RSS item tag?

I am able to add a post featured image to the RSS feed like so: function insertThumbnailRSS($content) { global $post; if(has_post_thumbnail($post->ID)){ $content = ''....
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Include and Exclude Taxonomies From Archives & Feeds Using 'pre_get_posts'

What I am trying to do? My blog uses a custom taxonomy called edition with terms like us-canada (6), eu (7) and india (8) -- term slug (ID). I want to make sure that posts not assigned to any ...
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How to Make a Separate RSS Feed for Each Custom Post Type

How can I make a separate RSS feed for each custom post type? I had searched the net for it and found suggestions to do something like this: http://www.yoursite.com/feed/?post_type=book I tried ...
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Advantages and disadvantages of using automatic-feed-links

What are the advantages and disadvantages of using add_theme_support('automatic-feed-links') in my functions.php file?
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Cannot get add_feed to work

I want to add a custom feed on my site for SEO purposes. So, I first copy the /wp-includes/feed-rss2.php file into my theme folder and renamed it. I figured I'll be able to easily edit my feed. Then ...
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How to check if feed URL was requested?

I'm writing a plugin to block some pages to anonymous users on my site. I already blocked some pages but I can't get to identify the feed page my-wordpress-site.com/feed. I've tried: $GLOBALS['...
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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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Should I provide RSS or Atom feeds?

I'm leaning towards atom but I'm not sure.
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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 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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Rewrite custom post type rss feed links

I am looking for a way to rewrite my custom post type feed located at http://localhost:8888/feed/?post_type=post to http://localhost:8888/feed/portfolio this post suggests using http://...
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How can I generate a RSS feed based on a custom WP_Query?

I have a WP_Query returning a list of posts of a particular post type and with a certain meta_value (custom field value) Is there a way generate an RSS feed based of these results ?
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Refresh external feeds only in cron?

Is there an easy way to ensure that external feeds (via fetch_feed()) are only fetched via cron, and not when a regular user visits the site? This is for performance reasons, I want to minimize the ...
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Child Theme: how to override variables?

I'm going to build my first Child Theme. I understood how to override functions (hope!), but how to override variables? For example, in a Premium Template I want to change the values of feed variables ...
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RSS for Pages Instead of Posts?

I'm trying to set up RSS. However, all the pages on my site are pages, not posts because the SEO is better (all my content is relevant regardless of publish date). My RSS feed isn't working right ...
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Getting /feed/ behind post urls in Google Webmaster Tools; crawler errors? [closed]

Currently I have a wordpress site submitted in Google Webmaster Tools. But at the Crawler Errors page, I see a lot of : site.nl/post/feed. Does anyone know how these get there and how to get rid of em?...
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Where to remove <link> from comment's feed?

I can't seem to find where to delete/comment the line that prints: <link rel="alternate" type="application/rss+xml" title="[site title] [single title] RSS de los comentarios" href="[site_url]/...
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How to read the xml file in wordpress?

I have a feed link http://www.wdcdn.net/rss/presentation/library/client/iowa/id/128b053b916ea1f7f20233e8a26bc45d and I have to read all the elements of feed including credits, here is how the feed is ...
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Multiple category RSS feeds

Taken from WordPress Feeds: You can include posts from one of multiple categories or tags in a feed by comma-separating their values. For example: http://www.example.com/category/cat1,cat2/...
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How to get the last updated date of a post from a WP RSS feed?

I have a third party tool which extracts feed content from our WordPress site, via our RSS feed: http://ontariotravelblog.com/feed The feed provides me with everything I need, except for the last ...
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Is it usual to have a non-Feedburner feed on a WordPress blog?

Is it usual or beneficial to have a non-feedburner feed on the site? At the moment I have only a feedburner feed. My blog is WordPress with a custom template. Which of these links would I use to ...
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How to flush feed? Or set timeout on feed so that it isn't cached?

I'm trying to add a custom feed format to my site (basically exporting data to an Excel file) and I'm getting confused by the feed caching settings. I can't figure out how to flush the cached feeds, ...
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What is the difference between feeds served by my WordPress install vs feeds served by FeedBurner?

What is the difference between feeds served by my WordPress install vs feeds served by FeedBurner? How to disable hosted Wiordpress feed completely and use feedburner?
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Disable links in header (feeds and such)

I want to disable feeds and things like that (rpc, pingbacks, wlwmanifest, prev/next). Reason is that the website is not a blog, so these are of no use. I wrote the following in a plugin: ...
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What is the best practice to check for pretty permalinks?

I develop a plugin and therefore I add new RSS feeds. One feed might look like http://local.wordpress.dev/?post_type=custom-post-type&custom-taxonomy=tax-1&feed=custom-feed This works pretty ...
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feed links for custom post type pages

I have a WP based site with a lot of pages based on custom post type. But I see a lot of 404-links in the Google Webmasters finished with /feed. It looks like default WP function, when WP adds /feed ...
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Members Only site with Feed Keys

I've had good luck for several years (6 years!) running WordPress with Members Only and Feed Keys. This provided a completely members only blog (no external view at all) as well as private RSS feeds ...
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Troubleshooting fetch_feed and SimplePie

I've got a very basic solution using fetch_feed() and SimplePie to pull in RSS items which is working on my localhost, but for some reason is_wp_error() persists as true on the live server. Is there ...
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How to remove published date <pubDate> from RSS feed

I've removed dates from my theme because all of my content is evergreen. The dates aren't visible to visitors or search engine crawlers on the site. But people can still see dates in my RSS feed with ...
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Shortcode content does not show in feed discription/excerpt

I have a shortcode for my content. This shortcode organizes a couple of things in my posts on the frontend. However, when I look at my feed, the content in the entirely leaves out any content from ...
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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 get a post content from another wordpress blog/site?

I have a situation where i need to display posts from a specific category from another wordpress site into my wordpress site. Both are my sites and i thought of creating a page specially for this in ...
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How to exclude posts of a certain format from the feed

I want to exclude posts from aside post-format in the feed. I have already checked up here about how to exclude posts from a certain post format from the loop but how to exclude posts from a post ...
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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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Custom RSS feed forces download

I'm trying to implement a custom RSS feed that is formatted for podcasting and pulls in the audio file from an Advanced Custom Field. Basically I've been working off of the example provided here: ...
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Feed 404 Errors

Before you say this has been dealt with before, please read the whole issue. I have Google'ed and Stackoverflowed myself to death on this. In WMT I see 404 errors for /feed on specific posts. e.g. ...
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Possible to use conditionals within add_feed() callback?

I'm using add_feed() to create some custom feeds but calls to is_singular(), is_home() etc... just don't seem to work within the callback. Is there a workaround for this? Example code: add_action( '...
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Disable comments feed, but not the others

I'd like to customize my WordPress blog in such a way that it is no more possible to access the comments feed. Other feeds should still be available, and it should still be possible to add comments ...
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Disable Outbound Web Requests

I've setup wordpress on AWS. I want to reduce as much network traffic as possible. What services/jobs do I need to disable in Wordpress?
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WordPress gallery 'post_gallery' filter doesn't work with feeds?

We can use the post_gallery filter to modify/replace the default WordPress gallery template (AKA output code) to suit our needs. But this doesn't seem to affect the markup in RSS feeds. No matter ...
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Difference between the 4 Built in RSS Feeds?

Can somebody give me an explanation on the differences between the 4 different built in RSS Feeds and why / when I should choose one over the other? Why does WordPress incorporate 4 different ones ...
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Disable only the main feed?

It's possible to make a site totally inaccessible via feeds (RSS, Atom, RDF) with a function like this: function itsme_disable_feed() { wp_die( __( 'No feed available, please visit the <a href=...
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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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fetch_feed: retrieve entries in the appearing order, not chronologically

I'm using WP function fetch_feed to retrieve a feed and display its items. <?php /* include the required file */ include_once(ABSPATH . WPINC . '/feed.php'); /* specify the source ...

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