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Comment Rating Stars


A simple plugin for adding review and rating functionality to WordPress comments.

The plugin provides a series of template tags for adding review functionality to your comments

Here’s a few of them:

  1. csr_get_rating_star_form() – adds the review stars to the comment form. Ratings are automatically saved
  2. csr_get_rating_star_form_label() – a label for the review star field
  3. csr_get_rating_stars($comment_id = 0) – a view only view of the rating stars for a comment
  4. csr_get_comment_rating($comment_id = 0) – the numeric rating for a comment
  5. csr_get_overall_rating($post_id = 0) – the average rating for a post
  6. csr_get_overall_rating_stars($post_id = 0) – the stars representing the average rating for a post
  7. csr_get_rating_count($post_id = 0) – the number of ratings for a post


  1. Upload the plugin zip file to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

Contributors & Developers

“Comment Rating Stars” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Initial release