Global Author Posts Feed

Create a global feed of posts, for any single author, from across an entire Multisite network.

Version 3.0.2

  • Added "feed" link to users row actions at network users page.
  • Fixed plugin's meta information.

Changelog

Version 3.0.2
  • Added "feed" link to users row actions at network users page.
  • Fixed plugin's meta information.

Version 3.0.1
  • Fixed error on legacy feed method

Version 3
  • Updated to work with Post Indexer version 3.0

Version 2.3
  • Added filters for Title encoding

Version 2.2
  • Added filters to the title, excerpt and content areas of the feed to handle any characters that would make an RSS feed invalid.

Version 2.1
  • Added posttypes parameter so you can specify the post type returned
  • Ensured all database queries are escaped using prepare
  • Requires post indexer version 2.1

Version 2

    Version 1.0.1

      Version 1
      • WPMU 2.8.2 Compatible

      Downloads 13,039

      Compatibility Multisite 4.3 BuddyPress 2.3.3

      Global Author Posts Feed grabs all the posts from a single author, from across an entire Multisite or BuddyPress network, and puts them in a single feed.

      A feed just for a selected author that combines all their posts into one big RSS job.

      Global Author Posts Feed Link
      Add a feed button to the user action menu

      Completely Automated Setup

      It’s really straightforward. No pesky options to worry about. Once it’s installed, simply click the Feed link next to the user’s name under Users > All Users in your network admin to open that user’s feed in a new window.

      Global Author Posts Feed
      Create an RSS feed of any authors posts

      How Will You Use It?

      Here’s some examples:

      • Use a theme that pulls RSS feeds onto it’s homepage
      • Add it to a 3rd Party RSS feed widget in the side bar
      • Let readers subscribe to it using a feed reader

      To Get Started:

      Start by reading Installing plugins section in our comprehensive WordPress and WordPress Multisite Manual if you are new to WordPress.

      Important: the Post Indexer plugin must be installed and activated on your site before installing this plugin.

      Once the Global Author Posts Feed plugin is installed and activated, your new feed will be created at:

      http://yourdomain.tld/feed/globalauthorpostsfeed?author=USERID

      To Use

      A new link is now added to the row of actions for each user under Users > All Users in your network admin. Simply click the link to open that user’s feed in a new window.

      Global Author Posts Feed Link

      The feed URL for each user is located at:

      http://yourdomain.tld/feed/globalauthorpostsfeed?author=USERID

      Global Author Posts Feed

      The user feed URL can be added to a site in numerous ways including:

      • A theme like WPMU-Dixi which pulls RSS feed onto it’s homepage,
      • 3rd Party RSS feed widgets in the site side bar
      • Readers can subscribe to it using feed readers such as Feedly