RSS stands for “Really Simple Syndication”. RSS is a web feed format used to publish updated web contents to a variety of people around the world. They are provided by bloggers, news publishers are other popular sites to update their users without the hassle of connecting to them. The orange RSS icon is a symbol that internet users instantly recognize as being a link for an RSS feed. Here are the best WordPress plugins for RSS feeds.
With WP RSS Aggregator, you can display feeds from one or more sites on your blog and aggregate feeds from multiple sites. The plugin comes with a set of premium add-ons that include functionality such as excerpts and thumbnails, keyword filtering, sorting by category and also the ability to import feeds into posts and custom post types.
RSS Post Importer is plugin for syndicating, importing, curating, merging and displaying full text RSS and atom feeds on your WordPress blog. This plugin fetchs an RSS feed and publishes the full article content of each Feed Item as stand-alone post. in other words, imported RSS posts are kept alongside your own, hand-written posts.
FeedWordPress is another popular RSS/Atom aggregator. Once you choose specific feeds, syndicated content shows up as a series of special posts in WordPress. FeedWordPress is designed with flexibility, ease of use, and ease of configuration in mind.
This plugin gives you the ability to change the appearance of your RSS feed. First of all, you can define the feed sources from where you want to show the items. There are separate options to define how many items to display, show or hide the RSS title, etc. You can also choose different options like trimming the title after a specific number of words, opening the link in the same window or a new tab, show the date and author name, etc.
Super RSS Reader is jQuery based RSS reader widget, which displays the RSS feeds in any widgetized area of your WordPress site. It uses the jQuery easy ticker plugin to add a news ticker like effect to the RSS feeds. Multiple RSS feeds can be added for a single widget and they get separated in tabs.
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