Feed reader

Feed reader 1.3

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Compatible XF 2.x versions
2.1
Premium upgrade:

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Description:

Allows reading RSS feeds in a page.

This add-on will allow members to read selected RSS feeds in a page. The feeds are displayed in HTML so any device can read the feed.

(Example of Feed reader page)

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(Example of Options page)

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Installation:
  1. Download Andy-FeedReader-1.3.zip and unzip it.
  2. Copy the src/addons/Andy/FeedReader directory to your server.
  3. From the Admin Control Panel Install the add-on.
How to use:

Add the following to your forum URL:

feedreader/?url=http://newsrss.bbc.co.uk/rss/newsonline_world_edition/front_page/rss.xml

This example will show the BBC feed in a page. To show your favorite feed, change the URL query string.

Live example:

https://www.southbayriders.com/forums/feedreader/?url=http://newsrss.bbc.co.uk/rss/newsonline_world_edition/front_page/rss.xml

Widget setup:

To add a RSS feed widget in the sidebar do the following:

1) Admin Control Panel -> Appearance -> Widgets
2) Add widget
3) Select HTML Add widget
4) Enter the following:

Widget key = feed_reader
Title = News
Display in positions = Forum list: Sidebar
Template = <a href="https://www.southbayriders.com/forums/feedreader/?url=http://newsrss.bbc.co.uk/rss/newsonline_world_edition/front_page/rss.xml">BBC</a>
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Latest updates

  1. See description

    Feed reader v1.3 changes: Added options page to allow limiting feeds.
  2. See description

    Feed reader v1.2 changes: Now also supports atom+xml format.
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