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Exclude categories from RSS feed with functions.php

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Adding this snippet to the functions.php of your wordpress theme will exclude specified categories from RSS feed.

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function exclude_cat_wps($query) {
    if ($query->is_feed) {
    return $query;

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  • Zachary Levine

    Does this take some time to update? I followed these instructions exactly but the category’s posts are still showing up in the RSS2.0 feed.

    • http://wpsnipp.com Kevin Chard

      Hi Zachary
      No this should work right away, do you have any other code that may cause this to have problems? RSS related plugins,

  • SY