RSS stands for “Really Simple Syndication”. RSS is a web feed format used to publish updated web contents to a variety of people around the world. They are provided by bloggers, news publishers are other popular sites to update their users without the hassle of connecting to them. The orange RSS icon is a symbol that internet users instantly recognize as being a link for an RSS feed. Here are the best WordPress plugins for RSS feeds.
WP RSS Aggregator
With WP RSS Aggregator, you can display feeds from one or more sites on your blog and aggregate feeds from multiple sites. The plugin comes with a set of premium add-ons that include functionality such as excerpts and thumbnails, keyword filtering, sorting by category and also the ability to import feeds into posts and custom post types.
RSS Just Better
It displays a list of feed items from a given feed URL. You can select cache recreation frequency, the number of displayable news and whether you want publication date, time (and in which format), an excerpt and reference to the plugin homepage displayed or not. You can also choose to have a ordered (numbered) or unordered (bullet-point) list and to open a new windows or not, when clicking on the linked items.
Super RSS Reader
Super RSS Reader is jQuery based RSS reader widget, which displays the RSS feeds in any widgetized area of your WordPress site. It uses the jQuery easy ticker plugin to add a news ticker like effect to the RSS feeds. Multiple RSS feeds can be added for a single widget and they get separated in tabs.
This plugin gives you the ability to change the appearance of your RSS feed. You can easily add images from custom fields, read more link, category list, tag list and any custom code before or after the feed items. Also, the plugin allows you to delay feed publication for several minutes. It is helpful, when you made some mistake and you will have time to fix it before the post went to RSS and all other services like facebook or twitter.
WP Social Blogroll
WP Social Blogroll plugin integrates a social blogroll on your site. The plugin will follow and show recent updates and posts of your WordPress site/blog on your blogroll. The widget restores the date of latest feed item of the site that you have bookmarked.