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WP RSS Aggregator

WP RSS Aggregator is the most comprehensive RSS feed importer and autoblogging plugin for WordPress with premium add-ons for additional functionality.

WP RSS Aggregator is the original and best plugin for easily importing, merging and displaying RSS and Atom feeds on your WordPress site. It’s the most comprehensive and elegant RSS feed solution for WordPress.

With the free core version of WP RSS Aggregator you can aggregate as many RSS feeds from as many sources as you need, with the ability to stagger them for better performance. Using our shortcode and its parameters you can then display the imported feed items from one or more sources anywhere on your WordPress site.

Core Features

These are the main features offered with the free core version of WP RSS Aggregator.

Import & Display

  • Import any number of feed items from multiple RSS Feeds.
  • Incorporates feed auto-discovery to add feed sources without knowing the exact URL (not guaranteed to work for all sources).
  • Display feed items via our shortcode and its parameters.
  • Display feed items by calling the display function from within your theme.

General Settings

General Display Settings

  • Link the title and source name to the original source.
  • Choose to hide or show the date and source of each feed item.
  • Choose to display the original author’s name with each feed item.
  • Change the date display format based on your needs.
  • Style the shortcode’s feed item display with some CSS.
  • Change the open link behaviour (lightbox, new window or current window).
  • Change the feed item list pagination type.

Other Features

  • Opens YouTube, DailyMotion and Vimeo videos directly.
  • Create a custom RSS feed from imported feed items.
  • Blacklist selected feed items so they’re never imported again.
  • Import/export your feed sources using the WordPress or OPML Importer.
  • Extendable via action and filter hooks.
  • Integrated with the Simplepie library that comes with WordPress.
  • Multilingual ready.

Minimal System Requirements

  • PHP 5.3.9 or higher
  • WordPress 4.0 or higher

Premium Add-Ons

With our premium add-ons you can do such things as creating auto-blogging websites, displaying job listings, importing YouTube videos, building news websites, and lots more. Take a look at our Use Cases and Showcase for more ideas. Go here to watch the video tutorials for our premium add-ons.

The add-ons currently available are:

  • Feed to Post is an advanced importer that lets you import RSS feed items as WordPress posts or any other custom post type. You can use it to populate a website in minutes (auto-blog). This is the most popular and feature-filled extension. (It does not use shortcodes)

  • Full Text RSS Feeds adds connectivity to our premium full text service, which allows you to import the full post content for an unlimited number of feed items per feed source, even when the feed itself doesn’t provide it. (Requires Feed to Post)

  • WordAi allows you to take an RSS feed and turn it into new content that is both completely unique and completely readable. (Requires Feed to Post and a WordAi account)

  • SpinnerChief is an extension for Feed to Post that allows you to integrate the SpinnerChief article spinner so that the imported content is both completely unique and completely readable. (Requires Feed to Post and a SpinnerChief account)

  • Excerpts & Thumbnails displays an excerpt and thumbnail image (taken from within the RSS feed) together with the title, date and source of each feed item.It uses the shortcode to display the feed items.

  • Categories categorises your feed sources and allows you to display feed items from a particular category within your site using the shortcode parameters. (It does not use WordPress Post Categories)

  • Keyword Filtering filters the feed items to be imported based on your own keywords, key phrases, or tags; you only get the items you're interested in. It is compatible with all other add-ons.

  • Widget adds a widget to your website that displays all the imported feed items. It can also display excerpts and thumbnail images when used in conjunction with the Excerpts & Thumbnails add-on.

There are also two premium bundles available, the Simple Feeds Bundle and the Advanced Feeds Bundle. View a comparison of these bundles here or follow the guides below for more information:

We also provide a Feed Creator service that allows you to generate RSS feeds from any webpage, even if it doesn't have its own RSS feed.

Free Demos

We offer two free demo sites, each including a different set of add-ons:

We also have a number of live demo sites built by our team to showcase the power of our add-ons:


Our comprehensive documentation provides you with everything you need to install, set up and customise the plugin to your needs. You can also browse through a large number of FAQs that cover almost everything there is to ask.


Support for the free version of WP RSS Aggregator is provided via the plugin directory support forum here. It’s important to read and follow the Support Guidelines before opening a new ticket.

For premium support (owners of premium add-on licenses) and pre-sales questions please contact us via our premium support channel.

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  • Italian - Davide De Maestri
  • Spanish - Andrew Kurtis
  • Brazilian Portugese - Bruno Calheira
  • Dutch - Erick Suiker


The core WP RSS Aggregator plugin is free to download from the WordPress.org plugin repository. The plugin works on self-hosted versions of WordPress only (WordPress.org). It is not compatible with the hosted version of WordPress (WordPress.com). Click here if you're not sure about the difference between the two.

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Requires: 4.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.7.3
Last Updated: 3 weeks ago
Active Installs: 40,000+


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46 of 56 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.

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