PowerPress Feed Episode Limit

By default, PowerPress is set to display only the last 10 episodes. You can easily change this setting to display more episodes. Note: these instructions do not apply to podcast RSS feeds created with Blubrry Publisher. Go here for instructions on how to change the feed episode limit in Blubrry Publisher.

How to Increase the Number of Episodes in PowerPress Feeds

First, log in to your WordPress site. Next, hover over the Settings link in the lefthand sidebar of your dashboard. Click ┬áthe Reading link in the menu that pops up. Note: the locations of items in your sidebar menu may vary, depending on how your WordPress site’s theme is configured.

Screenshot of red arrow pointing at the Reading settings link in WordPress settings

Change the number in the Syndication feeds show the most recent box from 10 items to 300 items. Click the Save Changes button at the bottom of the page.

Screenshot of WordPress feed item limit setting

Note: you can change the above setting to whatever number you’d like. Unless you have a specific reason to set it to a different number, it’s best to just set it to 300.

Hover over the PowerPress link in the lefthand sidebar. Click the Settings link in the menu that pops up.

Screenshot ot a red arrow pointing at the Settings link inside the PowerPress menu

Click the Feeds tab and then click the Feed Settings link.

Screenshot of a red arrow pointing at the Feed Settings link

Find the Show the most recent field and enter the same number you used in the Syndication feeds show the most recent box above.

Screenshot of PowerPress Show the most recent setting

Note: you can change the above setting to whatever number you’d like. Unless you have a specific reason to set it to a different number, it’s best to just set it to 300.

Click the Save Changes button at the bottom of the page. Your PowerPress-generated podcast RSS feed will now display up to 300 episodes. Note: the operation covered on this page also works for Category Podcasting and Custom Podcast Channel feeds. The only different is that you need to go to the settings for the specific Category/Podcast Channel feed you want to modify.