Moodle 3: Blocks: Remote RSS Feeds


Remote RSS Feeds:

Remote RSS Feeds allow the user to add links to RSS feeds so that current news articles will appear on the course home page.

Remote RSS Feeds block

 

Turn this Block ON:

*NOTE: You will need to do these steps if you do not see the Remote RSS Feeds block on your Moodle page.

1. Click Edit at the top right of the page to turn editing On.

Edit button


2. Select Remote RSS Feeds in the Add a Block drop-down box.

Add a Block menu


To Manage this Block:

1. Click the Actions (gear icon) button in the top right-hand corner of the block and select Configure Remote news feed block.

Configure Remote news feed block option


2. Edit your block settings here. Click Add/Edit Feeds to enter the feeds you would like displayed on your course.

Configure Remote block window


3. Select Add a new feed on the Manage all my feeds window.

Add a new feed button at the left of the page


4. Type the Feed URL here.

Feed URL box at the top


5. Select the Add a new feed button at the bottom of the screen to add.

Add a new feed button at the bottom


6. Once the feed is uploaded, you will see it featured in the Manage all my feeds window.

RSS Feed confirmation


7. Lastly, click Save Changes on the Configure Remotes news feed block window to return to your course.

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