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YARSS – Yet Another RSS plugin


YARSS – Yet Another RSS plugin
A simple plugin to show up RSS feeds in your posts and pages using a shortcode and show feeds in the sidebar.
Shortcode: [yarss url="url/to/rss" bbcode="true" items="5" summary="true" date="true"]


This was built considering for everyone to be able to use no matter the WordPress experience, so it’s very easy:

  • Install the plugin through the Install Plugins interface or by uploading the yarss folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  • Activate the YARSS plugin.
  • For posts and pages, use the shortcode
  • Navigate to Design > Widgets to add the YARSS widget

Example of Usage

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Available in English, German
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  • The way it looks in a post


  1. Upload yarss folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin from Admin > Plugins menu.
  3. Once activated you can use the shortcode [yarss url=”url/to/rss” bbcode=”true” items=”5″ summary=”true” date=”true”] in your posts and pages
  4. Navigate to Design > Widgets to add the YARSS widget


Feel free to contact me at alex.jungwirth [at] gmail dot com

I have no PHP knowledge at all, i will still be able to use this plugin?

Absolutely you can! Unlike many other plugins, you don’t have to do any code changes to make this plugin work.

I don’t like the way it is displayed. Where can I change it?

You have to add some CSS changes in your theme style sheet.


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Contributors and Developers

“YARSS – Yet Another RSS plugin” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


Change Log


  • Fix: added missing closing tag for




  • Fix: widget – starting position of carousel


  • new Feature for widget: max. height for the widget, feeds will rotate with carousel
  • new Feature for widget: only show first 2 lines of the feed


  • Fix: readme.txt wrong plugin title


  • Initial Release