Nova Dashboard Widget – BBC News is the new WordPress plugin which adds a new dashboard widget (similar to WordPress news widget) that shows up recent BBC news articles with links (via RSS feed) in your admin section home.
NewsBoard is a beautiful jQuery powered News and RSS feed autoscroller plugin that comes in both free and premium versions. Using this WordPress Plugin you can easily autoscroll your latest blog posts, most commented posts, posts from selected categories and there are some more good options. View Live Demo | Watch the YouTube video.
Now you can very easily keep an eye on what your competitors weblogs are posting about right from your WordPress admin area dashboard home.
You can easily change the appearance of RSS feed in your WordPress site. For Example: You can add images, read more link, category list, tag list and any custom code before or after the RSS feed items.