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Rate My Link
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- File Size
- Vanilla 2
- Vanilla >=2.0.18
This addon is a plugin. You need to extract it to your
/plugins folder to install it.
Creates a special post type link, which allows user to rate a link 1-5
See screen shots for details.
Remember to set permissions
dashboard/role->Edit (next to applicable Role). The following can be set:
ViewUserRatings does nothing. Repeat for each role.
Then set the categories you want the link posts to be possible.
settings/managecategories -> on Category there are checkboxes:
- Link Only
Link Only means there are no other forms of discussions, in that category.
There are also a couple of options that you can set in conf/config.php
$Configuration['Plugins']['RateMyLink']['NotSelf'] = TRUE;
$Configuration['Plugins']['RateMyLink']['Blind'] = TRUE;
The first one means you can't vote for yourself, and the second means it is a blind ballot.