Creating a custom RSS template is pretty easy. I’ll show you have to do it in 3 steps.
NOTE: Browsers heavily cache RSS feeds. While developing, open your browser in Incognito Mode!
1) Register the template
Place the following into
2) Create the template file
Create a new file named,
feed-short.php and place it inside your theme’s directory
3) Flush Permalinks
Now your custom RSS feed can be found at