Exclude Specific Author From RSS

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sometimes you wish not to display one or more of your authors in RSS feed of your blog, it can be a test user or any other reason.

here is the code to paste in your functions.php

function wp_exclude_author($query) {
 if ($query->is_feed) {
 $query->set('author','-1'); //Author ID
return $query;

if you wish to exclude more authors just use space and another user ID with minus, like that:

$query->set('author','-1 -5'); //Author ID



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