Editorial Rating – Review Plugin for Editor & Customers with Pros & Cons



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Without product reviews and ratings, an affiliate site is left to fend for itself. With the best possible products and services, your site may struggle to reach a broad audience. When it comes to making a purchase decision, often consumers consider product reviews and ratings. So, if you want to boost your online business and skyrocket your sales, the Editorial review system plugin is for you.

This Review System plugin is an all-in-one solution for your website to boost your SEO strategy and improve the Google search ranking. The full responsiveness, customizable, and user-friendly interface make this plugin really easy to use, even for beginners. It allows you to show your product rating category, rating widgets, features, product buttons, pros, and cons on your website pages.

With this Review Plugin, you can add something creative to make your page stand out from others. The best part of this plugin is, once you give ratings to all your individual products, it will share a total sum of each point or total rating category. Using this rating widget feature, you can add a widget in your sidebar or footer of your page. And this rating widget function takes the page viewing experience to the next level.

So, if you’re running an affiliate site or niche-based site like cooking, electronics, bikes, beauty products, and others, this plugin is the most suitable one for your site. By using it, you can add the Affiliated button or product links as a button so that users can directly go to the main product page to purchase the product.


Having an option like instant viewing of product reviews or ratings along with the features and pros & cons on your website is one of the best ways to improve user experience. And this is where the Editorial Review System plugin comes in. It will help you to add product reviews really fast and easily with its user-friendly interface. Besides, it structures your site with schema support for Google.

However, this plugin ensures a quick and easy view of product details with a better content presentation. This way, users will find it much convenient and time-consuming to get an idea for specific products. As a result, along with the better UI/UX, your site will also experience a growth in CTR, conversion rate, and improved search engine results.


  • Editorial Rating on single posts.
  • Show/hide score on the post.
  • Rating Category.
  • Category-wise rating system.
  • Category-wise rating range bar.
  • Total Score calculation of each point / total rating category.
  • Pros and Cons.
  • Product links as a button.
  • Editorial Rating on the sidebar.
  • Editorial Rating Sidebar sticky.


Editorial Rating System
Allows to set the product category and rate these categories within your dashboard. This editorial rating box provides an overall idea about specific products with the product features and ratings.

Rating Widget
You can simply create and display the product rating widget in your page sidebar or footer. The widget is designed with a simple but eye-catching style, which will perfectly match your page design.

Pros & Cons
With this plugin, you can set the advantage list and disadvantage list for a specific product. This way, from a single review box, along with the features and rating, users can also see the pros and cons of your products.

Product Button
Another helpful thing about this plugin is, it allows adding a product button into the review box. So, you can set the text, URL, and target of your product within the button.

No coding required
There is no need for coding with this plugin. Simply copy and paste the shortcode shown by WP Review and insert it where you want the review box to appear on your page.

Regular updates
We follow Google’s best practices, and thus we constantly improve the plugin according to the newest updates to make sure optimizing the site for optimum user experience. So, you’ll get new and updated features installed on your website. Just one click, and your plugin will start working like brand new.

High-quality code
The plugin’s architecture and the code have been uncompromisingly optimized to guarantee a fantastic user experience for you and your users. No slow load times and no single security vulnerability.

Premium support
Get your questions answered and issues solved by a dedicated team of experts. Support is available every day throughout the year.


  • Editorial Rating (Demo).



To do an automatic install the plugin, log in to your dashboard, navigate to the Plugins menu and
click Add New. In the search field type “Editorial Review System”. Once you have found it you can install it by simply
clicking “Install Now” and then “Activate”.


  • Download the plugin
  • Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
  • Navigate to the ‘Upload’ area
  • Select the plugin from your computer
  • Click ‘Install Now’
  • Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard


The Plugin Doesn’t Work?

Simply uninstall the plugin, then reinstall and activate it again. Maximum time this technique works to solve any issue. If you find that the plugin is still not working, feel free to contact us.

Is This Compatible With My Theme?

Yes, this plugin is fully compatible with almost all the latest and updated themes to ensure the best ever experience for you.

Do You Support Google’s Rich-Snippets?

Yes, definitely! This plugin is integrated with rich-snippet schema.org metadata. By following Google’s best practices, we make constant updates so that your page can pass Google’s official rich snippets testing tools.

How Does Schema Help With Seo?

Generally, the schema includes ratings, products, services, and others that appear directly on SERPs. It helps search engines like Google, Bing, and Yahoo to interpret the information they receive and to display the information on your website in an ideal way. Besides that, schema enables Google to display or showcase your site’s product and content ideally and in the best possible way for the relevant search queries.

How Can I Get the Widget?

Go to Appearance > Widgets in the Administration Screens. Search “Editorial Rating” and select the widget. Choose this Widget and either drag it to the sidebar where you wish it to appear or click the widget (select a destination sidebar if your theme has more than one) and click the Add Widget button.

I Need Special Customization; How Can I Contact You?

You can contact us regarding your customization request here

Will I Get Any Support?

Of course, our expert team members are 24/7 available to help you out with any issues. So, you can contact us with any sort of queries or problems.

Does This Plugin Support Classic Editor”?

Yes, it works with “Classic Editor” as the maximum content publisher uses this page builder.

Can I Use the Plugin Free Without Subscribing?

Yes, the Google Reviews Widget plugin is completely free to download for all users.

Can I Suggest New Features?

You are most welcome to submit ideas for new features that you’d like to see in the plugin for more convenience.


November 15, 2022
This plugin is very helpful for my website and it's very user-friendly, thanks a lot for making this helpful plugin.
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Contributors & Developers

“Editorial Rating – Review Plugin for Editor & Customers with Pros & Cons” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Fix: Conflict with Twenty Twenty – theme.


  • Update: Post edit page options updated.


  • Add: Shortcode System.
  • Add: Product image.
  • Update: Automatic shortcode generate through post ID.
  • Fix: Duplicate rating conflict on same post.


  • Add: Schema markup.
  • Fix: Duplicating schema (JSON-LD).
  • Fix: Responsive issue with product images.


  • Add: Nofollow attribute on button link.
  • Add: Product image options into widget.
  • Fix: Hide widget on tab/mobile.
  • Fix: Sticky stuck on mobile.


  • Add: Sticky disable on footer touch.
  • Add: On/Off pros cons area.
  • Fix: Sidebar rating not found on Astra theme.


  • Add: Dashboard Menu.
  • Add: ER in any custom post types.
  • Fix: Sanitization & Validation.


  • Fix: WP Editor conflicts.