Comment Rating Plugin Documentation

WordPress Comment Rating Plugin
Type WordPress Plugin
Current Version 1.6.6
Requires WordPress 4.0.0 or higher
Compatible up to 4.9.0
Last update 16.11.2017
Rating
based on 15 ratings

Version history

  • 1.6.6 (Nov. 16, 2017)
    • Fixed a PHP warning when get_comment_rating() method is used.
  • 1.6.5 (Sept. 25, 2017)
    • Fixed an issue where the database returned errors do to the fact that the %u parameter on wpdb->prepare is no longer recognized on WordPress 4.8.2.
  • 1.6.4 (Jul. 7, 2017)
    • Fix an issue where a PHP warning appeared on the admin footer from the settings page when PHP 7.1.x is used
    • Fixed an issue where the cookie was not updated when a comment was rated successfully
    • Fix an issue where the comment karma was not updated correctly.
  • 1.6.3 (Jul. 6, 2017)
    • Fixed an issue with a non-found class file
  • 1.6.2 (Jul. 5, 2017)
    • Fixed a PHP object error on PHP 7.1
  • 1.6.1 (Jun. 27, 2017)
    • Fixed an issue where comments did not resort correctly on paginated comments.
  • 1.6.0 (Aug. 16, 2016)
    • New: Allow to set a threshold for bad comments.
    • General compatibility with WordPress 4.6.
    • Updated language translations
    • Removed the old "About us" metabox and replaced it.
    • Removed Social Share and Newsletter metaboxes
    • Fix an issue where the title in the backend metaboxes showed up twice
  • 1.5.5 (Apr. 11, 2016)
    • Fixed an issue where the plugin caused a WordPress warning due to a deprecated function.
    • General compatibility with WordPress 4.5
  • 1.5.4 (Jan. 27, 2016)
    • Bugfixes
  • 1.5.3 (Nov. 30, 2015)
    • General compatibility with WordPress 4.4
  • 1.5.2 (Sept. 18, 2015)
    • Fixed an issue where it was not possible to rate any comments.
  • 1.5.1 (Sept. 16, 2015)
    • Javascript: react on dynamically loaded comments, too.
  • 1.5.0 (Jul. 21, 2015)
    • New: Allow direct access of generated HTML items so allow theme authors to place the rating anywhere in a custom comment callback function. See FAQ.
    • New: Compatibility with WordPress 4.3
  • 1.4.7 (Apr. 23, 2015)
    • Security update.
  • 1.4.6 (Dec. 18, 2014)
    • Fix: IP-Logging did not work correctly when cookie logging was turned off
    • General compatibility with WordPress 4.1 (tested with RC1)
  • 1.4.5 (Dec. 08, 2014)
    • Fixed a problem where the Cookie did not store the correct post IDs (thanks to John)
    • More performance for the update process
  • 1.4.4 (Oct. 28, 2014)
    • Fixed a problem where the shortcode could not be used like this: [wpbcr_comment_ranking post_id=null]
  • 1.4.3 (Sept. 08, 2014)
    • Fix for the setcookie()-Error
  • 1.4.2 (Aug. 19, 2014)
  • 1.4.1 (July 21, 2014)
    • Removed some anonymous functions to get the plugin to work with eAccelerator PHP Cache module
  • 1.4.0 (May 19, 2014)
    • New: Possibility to select certain post types
    • New: Allow to add an ASCII-icon instead of a Font Awesome Icon
    • Fixed a JavaScript error on the settings page
  • 1.3.2 (Apr. 23, 2014)
    • Fix: HTML code of the rating was visible on the Comments Feed
  • 1.3.1 (Apr. 09, 2014)
    • Compatibility with WordPress 3.9
  • 1.3.0 (Feb. 19, 2014)
    • New: Separate the SQL-statement into a new function to allow calling the sql statement directly (maybe through third party plugins)
    • New: Now allow the shortcode to return the sql syntax or the rows directly (maybe through third party plugins).
  • 1.2.1 (Feb. 18, 2014)
    • Fixed: the "settings" link on the plugin listing page was wrong.
  • 1.2.0 (Feb. 13, 2014)
    • New: Added the wpbcr_shortcode_best_comments_rows filter to the shortcode. See the FAQ (question 3) for more information.
    • New: Added some values to the wpbcr_shortcode_best_comments_sql shortcode. See the FAQ (question 3) for more information.
  • 1.1.0 (Feb. 07, 2014)
    • New: Adding $comment variable (object) to the wpbcr_comment_rating_classes filter. See the FAQ for more information (question 3).
    • New: Shortcode to list the the best rated comments. Read more on the FAQ page.
    • New: Added uninstall.php do allow removing every from the database that the plugin has created
  • 1.0.2 (Jan. 17, 2014)
    • Fixed an issue where duplicate comments appeared
    • Fixed an issue where the comment gets a +1 rating instead of a -1 rating when the comment gets rated for the first time
  • 1.0.1 (Jan. 13, 2014)
    • Fixed wrong comment sorting
  • 1.0.0 (Jan. 9, 2014)
    • First version available to the public