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get_description()

Description

class SimplePie {
	get_description ()
}

Returns the description for the feed. If no description is available, SimplePie will look for <itunes:summary>, then <itunes:subtitle> tags.

Availability

  • Available since SimplePie 1.0.
  • Previously existed as get_feed_description() since SimplePie 0.8.

Examples

Display the description

$feed = new SimplePie();
$feed->set_feed_url('http://simplepie.org/blog/feed/');
$feed->init();
$feed->handle_content_type();
 
echo $feed->get_description();

See Also


reference/simplepie/get_description.txt · Last modified: 2011/03/05 19:56 (external edit)