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Function Reference/get bloginfo rss


RSS container for the bloginfo function.

You can retrieve anything that you can using the get_bloginfo() function. Everything will be stripped of tags and characters converted, when the values are retrieved for use in the feeds.


<?php get_bloginfo_rss$show ?>


(string) (optional) Informational detail about your blog. Valid values:
Default: ''
  • 'name' - Weblog title; set in General Options. (Default)
  • 'description' - Tagline for your blog; set in General Options.
  • 'url' - URL for your blog's web site address.
  • 'rdf_url' - URL for RDF/RSS 1.0 feed.
  • 'rss_url' - URL for RSS 0.92 feed.
  • 'rss2_url' - URL for RSS 2.0 feed.
  • 'atom_url' - URL for Atom feed.
  • 'comments_rss2_url' - URL for comments RSS 2.0 feed.
  • 'pingback_url' - URL for Pingback (XML-RPC file).
  • 'admin_email' - Administrator's email address; set in General Options.
  • 'charset' - Character encoding for your blog; set in Reading Options.
  • 'version' - Version of WordPress your blog uses.
The following work in WordPress version 1.5 or after:
  • 'html_type' - "Content-type" for your blog.
  • 'wpurl' - URL for WordPress installation.
  • 'template_url' - URL for template in use.
  • 'template_directory' - URL for template's directory.
  • 'stylesheet_url' - URL for primary CSS file.
  • 'stylesheet_directory' - URL for stylesheet directory.

Return Values




Assigns the URL of your blog's RSS2 feed to the variable $rss2_url.

<?php $rss2_url = get_bloginfo_rss('rss2_url'); ?>


Change Log

Since: 1.5.1

Source File

get_bloginfo_rss() is located in wp-includes/feed.php.


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