This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

HW Feed Cleaner

Description

This is a very simple, yet effective plugin that strips away non standard UTF-8 characters from your various RSS and Atom feeds. A typical symptom that you need this plugin is if WordPress is generating non-valid XML for your feeds.

Installation

Use standard installation process for a plug-in:

  1. Install HW Feed Cleaner either via the WordPress.org plugin directory, or by uploading the files to your server.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.

FAQ

Will this plugin alter my data?

It will not alter the data in your database. It simply hides invalid UTF-8 characters that would cause your XML to become invalid during XML generation. Nothing is ever changed in your database.

Contributors & Developers

“HW Feed Cleaner” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.0

  • First version. Why go beta?