SimplePie is simple, but their readme.txt is not.


I have figured out how to pull the RSS feed on my site! That should be up shortly. The SimplePie instructions were really easy as pie. However, finding the newbie, basic instructions were annoyingly hard to find.

Their README.txt file has

For further setup and install documentation, function references, etc., visit:

But the true step-by-step information is here:

And you have to click through a few links from the address given in the readme.txt. Wiki>Requirements and Getting Started>Setup and Getting Started

That’s three steps down to get to just “what the heck do i have to do to put this on my page??” 1. 2. 3. A. B. C.

Granted, the readme does send you to the top level of the Wiki, but that file is pretty short. They should add a line

For step by step install instructions:


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