In the previous Post we talked about RSS in WordPress. We explain what it is, what are its advantages and benefits How to Use It RSS With WordPress.
Now we are going to talk about some of the best WordPress RSS feed plugins.
As we talked about in the previous Post, an RSS Feed is an XML file that allows you to send or receive content from a WordPress blog.
In addition to the plugins that we are going to mention below, XML files are also read by some email marketing services such as Mailchimp, this speeds up our work, since we can send our content to our readers through RSS.
WP RSS Aggregator
We start strong, with WP RSS Aggregator, one of the most widely used RSS Feed plugins. We can easily configure the feeds of our website, we can add and import various RSS feeds and organize them by topic or by category so that they are organized.
Shortcodes allow us to display RSS feeds on any post or page on your site. One of the best features is that it is easy to use and customizable, and most importantly, it can work with any WordPress theme.
The main features of this plugins are:
- Limit the number of items stored in the feeed.
- Import any number of elements to the feed.
- Allows you to view the elements of the feed through shortcodes.
- Decide if you want to display the original author name for each item or source.
- Select to hide or show the date and source of each item in the feed.
- Available for multiple languages.
- Create a custom RSS feed from imported feed items.
There is also a paid version, which includes more features. Price starts at $ 59 for 1 site/year.
FEEDZY RSS Feeds
FEEDZY RSS Feeds lite is a great WordPress RSS Feed plugin. It is small and lightweight and imports RSS feed and URL links. FEEDZY will help you easily add multiple RSS feeds to your WordPress site using SimplePie PHP Class.
A very important feature is that it is mobile responsive, this means that our content will be viewed correctly on any type of device and any screen size.
With the Feedzy plugin you can have multiple feeds on one page or you can choose to use the same feed shortcode on other pages as well. You can add an infinite number of feeds to your website.
As we have said, Feedzy is a lightweight plugin, but it is powerful and loaded with solutions, as it is affiliate ready, we can earn some money by presenting affiliate links on our site.
We can configure some characteristics, such as the number of items to display, the RSS title, the publication date and the author, or the duration of the results of the feed cache.
We will also include the URLs of the feed source that we want to add.
- Adaptable to mobile devices.
- Widget support.
- Unlimited feeds.
- Feed caching.
- Shortcodes available.
- Add images to feed.
FeedWordPress is one of the best WordPress RSS feed plugins. Each content you syndicate appears as a series of special posts in your WordPress post database.
We can define how to cache our RSS Feeds and configure diagnostics, as well as run diagnostic tests if necessary.
FeedWordPress is also very flexible, easy to configure and use, which makes it ideal for any user who does not have much experience in this type of plugins.
More features you can find:
- Limit posts by date.
- Also limit the size of the entries.
- Automatically remove HTML tags from the body of posts.
- Assign SEO categories, tags and metadata as you would any other post.
- Open links on new pages.
- Use the WordPress template system to display the Feeds.
- Add attribution to syndicated posts.
As we have seen, there are several options available for free for the implementation of RSS feeds on your WordPress website. The most popular RSS Feed plugins have different and useful characteristics, these differences are what can make us choose the plugin that best suits what we are looking for.
We will run a syndicated blog with the best sources of food in our sector if we are looking for a way to complement content on our website. Or we simply seek to add more value to our blog so that our content has more display.