How to set up cron job for FeedWordPress? What cron job setting shall I use?

Question:

I installed FeedWordPress on my server, and I want to set up a cron job to trigger FeedWordPress' cron job script. What should I do to set up the cron job?

Answer:

Our webcron service is best for triggering FeedWordPress' cron job script. Just follow below simple steps to configure cron job for your FeedWordPress:

  1. Open your
    , click on "Create New Cron Job" button.
  2. Copy cron job URL at:

    Copy cron job URL
  3. In field "URL to call", paste the URL you copied. e.g. http://www.example.com?update_feedwordpress=1 (replace www.example.com with your install location). Choose an appropriate cron job execution frequancy (for FeedWordPress, we recommend to have the cron job run "every 10 minutes"). Checkout below screenshot:

    Set up cron job for FeedWordPress
  4. If necessary, finish the other optional settings.
  5. Click "Create Cron Job" button. You're done! EasyCron will trigger your FeedWordPress' cron job script dutifully according to your time setting.
  6. If you haven't registered your EasyCron account yet, click on the "add a password" link on the top to add an email and password to your account.
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