Easy WP Feed Widget

Description

Simple widget to add a wordpress feed (or other feed) to your site.
Settings for:
* number of items to show
* number of days the item is new
* restrict to one or more categories
* cron update to update feed cache
* inline style of selected elements
* and many more options to show or not show elements or links, see screenshot.

Contact Jonas Hjalmarsson, Hultsfreds kommun on Twitter @hjalmarsson for questions.

Screenshots

  • Widget settings.
  • Sample of the widget on a website.

Installation

Download to your WordPress-installation or download and unzip manually to the plugins-folder.

Activate in Plugins section.

Drag and drop the widget to your widget-area in the Widgets section, all settings is placed there.

Contributors & Developers

“Easy WP Feed Widget” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Changelog

1.2.2

Warning/errer handling added and echo log in widget. Settings cleanup, CSS style settings added and help text updated.

1.2.1

Bugfixes.

1.2

Added settings for Always show title.

1.1

Added settings for Ignore timezone.

1.0.1

Added link to “there are num in feed” if link exist.

1.0

Added settings to add show more link and number of elements in feed. Now also just hides elements if there are more then specified (to be able to make js-feed-rotations)

0.9.9

Hide date changed and horizontal class setting added

0.9.8

Hide date setting added

0.9.7

Cron job now works

0.9.6

Added support for modified date (modDate) in RSS-feed.

0.9.5

Allow html in title

0.9.4

Bugfix – spelling

0.9.3

Bugfix – item link fixed

0.9.2

Bugfix – use before_widget and before_title

0.9.1

First public version.