RSS allows users to easily stay informed by retrieving the latest content from your site. It is turned on by default and there is no option to turn it off. So if you wish to disable the RSS feeds for your website, follow the steps below.
Disable RSS Feeds Using a Plugin
The plugin you want is called Disable Feeds. This plugin works out of the box, all you need to do is install and activate it. By default it will redirect feed requests to corresponding html pages. For example, users requesting category feed will be redirected to category page.
If you want to change the settings for this plugin, you can go to Settings » Reading page and configure the settings.
I highly recommend beginners to install plugins to add functionalities to WordPress, but if you do not want to install a plugin for such simple task, check out our WordPress tutorial on How To Disable RSS Feeds In WordPress Without Plugin.
We hope this article helped you learn how to disable RSS feeds in WordPress.