I'd like to add an RSS feed of "today's featured article" and possibly "in the news" to my RSS reader. Is this possible?

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Here is the URI for Wikipedia's Featured Article atom feed:


  • Always ass essential part of the link into your answer.
    – serenesat
    Commented Dec 20, 2015 at 17:32
  • Nice! It's a shame there are no tags to filter by category, but it's better than nothing.
    – RomanSt
    Commented Dec 21, 2015 at 16:16

Information about Wikipedia's feeds is on the page Wikipedia:Syndication.

The two feeds are provided by third parties.

According to the page, the feed of “Today's Featured Article” is at http://feeds.feedburner.com/WikipediaTodaysFeaturedArticle.

The feed of “In the news” was created by me some time ago and it's available at http://itn.svick.org/. (The same news item will sometimes appear twice in the feed, if the page title the news item links to changes.)

  • I've stumbled across that feed before, but sadly, it appears to be broken.
    – RomanSt
    Commented Aug 18, 2013 at 17:56
  • It seems you're right, I didn't actually check it. There seems to be another feed that actually works, I have updated the answer.
    – svick
    Commented Aug 18, 2013 at 18:33
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    The "feedburner" feed linked above appears to be broken. Last entry available: "Ringo Starr", 7/7/2015 Commented Dec 20, 2015 at 17:07

you can try generate date in url:


20181226 => 2018/12/26

No guarantees!

  • Thanks but that's not at all what I'm after. I was looking for an RSS feed of all featured articles as they come out.
    – RomanSt
    Commented Dec 26, 2018 at 19:11

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