[wp-hackers] php feed reader libraries

Braydon ronin at braydon.com
Sat Sep 24 10:27:18 UTC 2011

On 09/23/2011 11:46 PM, Ryan McCue wrote:
> Otto wrote:
>> WordPress has SimplePie built in. Just use the built in function
>> fetch_feed($url) to get an RSS feed and automatically parse it into a
>> SimplePie object. It even handles caching the feed, with a 12 hour
>> default cache time.
> Further more, I'm the SimplePie maintainer (you can see me committing on
> GitHub), and also a WordPress developer, so if you need any help, feel
> free to email me.
> As for the site mentioning that we've stopped development, I apologise,
> I never got around to posting an update to that. I will do soon!
Excellent thanks everyone. This is exactly the kinda thing I wanted to 
here. SimplePie it is! So happy it's being maintained and by a fellow 
WordPress hacker.

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