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Fetch Feed shortcode pageable

Description

This plugin uses the fetch_feed function to display external RSS Feeds on your WordPress Blog / Site!
This plugin supports paging of the feed !
With this plugin you can configure four item elements to be displayed (like author, date, title, description)

Paging code found here: http://www.phpbuilder.com/board/showthread.php?t=10353797
Thanks to joostdevalk for his plugin:
https://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/rss-shortcode/

Features:

  • Display external feeds in your posts or pages by using shortcode
  • Set the URL of the feed by using the feed parameter
  • Configure the number of items per page by using the pagesize parameter
  • Configure the number of pages in the paging footer by using the pagenum parameter
  • Configure the number of total items of the feed by using the showall parameter (set to no)
  • Link or not link the title to the detail page by setting the linktitle parameter to yes or no
  • Configure the target of the link by setting the target parameter to _blank or _self (default)
  • Configure the desired item elements by setting the itemelements parameter (default: itemelements=”title,author,date,description”)
  • Style the output by using CSS

Installation

  1. Upload the fetch-feed-shortcode-pageable directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress
  3. Add shortcodes in your posts or pages

e.g.:

[FetchFeedPageable feed=”http://www.rottentomatoes.com/syndication/rss/in_theaters.xml” pagesize=5 pagenum=5 linktitle=”yes” target=”_blank” itemelements=”title,date,author,description” ]

FAQ

How do I include an external RSS Feed to my post or page?

Use shortcode:

e.g.:
[FetchFeedPageable feed=”http://www.rottentomatoes.com/syndication/rss/in_theaters.xml” pagesize=5 pagenum=5 linktitle=”yes” target=”_blank” itemelements=”title,date,author,description” ]

Can I set number of items per page?

Yes! just set the pagesize parameter of the shortcode

e.g.:
[FetchFeedPageable feed=”http://www.rottentomatoes.com/syndication/rss/in_theaters.xml” pagesize=5 pagenum=5 linktitle=”yes” target=”_blank” itemelements=”title,date,author,description” ]

Can I set number of pages displayed in the paging footer?

Yes! just set the pagenum parameter of the shortcode

e.g.:
[FetchFeedPageable feed=”http://www.rottentomatoes.com/syndication/rss/in_theaters.xml” pagesize=5 pagenum=5 linktitle=”yes” target=”_blank” itemelements=”title,date,author,description” ]

Can I limit the total feed items?

Yes! set the showall parameter to no and the num parameter to a desired number

e.g.:
[FetchFeedPageable feed=”http://www.rottentomatoes.com/syndication/rss/in_theaters.xml” pagesize=5 num=5 showall=no itemelements=”title,date,author,description” ]

Can I configure the elements I wish to display ?

Yes! set the itemelements parameter of the shortcode

Four values are available: title,date,author,description

e.g.:
[FetchFeedPageable feed=”http://www.rottentomatoes.com/syndication/rss/in_theaters.xml” pagesize=5 pagenum=5 linktitle=”yes” target=”_blank” itemelements=”title,description” ]

Can I style the output with CSS?

Yes! just have a look at the included css file:

fetch-feed-shortcode-pageable/css/style.css

Reviews

Works great!

Although plugins works fine but only if it has featured image option also then It would be perfect plugin for me.

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Contributors & Developers

“Fetch Feed shortcode pageable” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.1

  • Configurable link to feed item page
  • Configurable feed item elements
  • Changed

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p> elements to

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div> elements

1.0

  • First release