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Improved RSS Importer


An improved RSS importer with true XML support. It is an improvement over the standard word-press RSS importer.


  • CDATA blocks are properly supported
  • enclosure tags are preserved
  • XML parser is used instead of regular expressions for greater speed and accuracy.


  1. Upload improved-rss-importer to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Navigate to the Word-press Tools menu and select ‘Improved RSS Importer’

Contributors & Developers

“Improved RSS Importer” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Initial version.