WordPress.com Destination Plugin is the auto post solution that can turn your blogs on WordPress.com automated by making them post content from RSS Feeds or anything Pipes can extract content from automatically. However, users was unable to set Tags and Category for these auto posts. Taking ideas from the feedback of our dear customer, we have made these options available in this new version for Pipes WordPress.com Destination.
In this new version for the plugin that takes care of making auto posts for Blogger accounts to turn them into autoblogs, we have included an automated HTML cleaner to to tidy up HTML code retrieved from Pipes Sources to make content for auto posts in Blogger.
As we all know Blogger is very strict as they reject HTML with validation errors in the content for their posts. But from now on you don’t have to worry about HTML validation errors from an external source you want to use for your Blogger autoblog any more, because the Blogger Destination will automatically correct them for you before submitting them as auto posts on your Blogger.
We have also make Blogger Destination add-on for Pipes able to update posts that was already created, allowing users to test and correct how their automated posts would appear on their Blogger.
To purchase this awesome Add-on for your WP Pipes, please visit our online Shop.
For an user guide on how to use it to make auto posts with your Blogger account, please read: Blogger autoblog with WordPress plugin – User Guide
To ensure that WP Pipes will run smoothly on your WordPress site, you need to make sure that you have a suitable environment for it with:
- PHP 5.3+
- WordPress 3.8+
- Enabled extensions: JSON,Extension cURL,Multibyte String
- Enabled PHP funtions: file_get_contents, simplexml_load_string, simplexml_load_file, dom_import_simplexml
- Enable PHP classes: SimpleXMLElement and ArrayObject
Please access Pipes >> Settings and make sure that your environment for Pipes matches the screenshot below:
A new version of Blogger Destination plugin has been released!
In this version a HTML cleaner has been included to fix HTML mistakes from the input content automatically. No more sloppy HTML code. The resulting content on your Blogger autoblog would be so tidy and clean.
Another feature has also been added so that you can Import Settings from another pipe to help saving time and effort. The pipe to be imported must have the same Blogger Destination. This Import option will be visible after you choose Blogger for your Destination and save your Settings.
Overview on Cron job and Pipes Scheduling
Cron is the name of a program that enables unix users to execute commands or scripts (groups of commands) automatically at a specified time and/or date. A task to be automatically executed by Cron is called a cron job.
In WP Pipes system, the scheduling of your pipes is entrusted to a crone job. Cron will execute the pipes in your WordPress system by running a script. The link to this script is provided in Pipes >> Settings.
Text spinner or article spinner is an automated tool for article spinning.It is a search engine optimization (SEO) technique that allows you to post a unique version of relevant content from RSS Feed auto posting. This makes your duplicated content looks like original content to search engines.
Today we received a request to fetch content from minibizweb.com and feed to posts in a WordPress web site using WP Pipes RSS Feed Reader, from a user who want to use Pipe for auto blogging on their WordPress page. So I just took the chance and produce this tutorial video to introduce to our users about: How to create a RSS Feed pipe for auto post on WordPress websites
WordPress RSS Feed to Post using WP Pipes Video Tutorial
Click “Read-more” to see the transcript and screen captures for this video tutorial