CMS: Adding and Setting Up a Ratings Input Element

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Add a ratings input element to let your visitors rate your products, services and more. 
  • The rating input element only works for items stored in a CMS collection. 
  • To include a rating for a Wix Stores product, you must use Velo. Learn More
  • This element is not yet available in Editor X.
  • As an alternative, you can install the Kudobuzz Review App 

Step 1 | Add and set up your ratings input element

  1. Click Add  on the left side of the Editor.
  2. Click Input.
  3. Drag the ratings input element onto your page.
  4. Click Set Up Ratings
  5. Edit the text in the Field title field to suit your ratings input element.
  6. Enable the Show hover text toggle to show or hide text when a user hovers over the ratings input element.
    • (If enabled) Edit the text under each rating option. 
  7. Select or deselect the Required box to make the ratings input mandatory for users to complete.

Step 2 | Connecting your ratings input element

Connect your ratings input element to collect your users ratings in a database collection.
New datasets experience:
In Wix Studio, we've moved datasets to the Inspector panel on the right to make them easier for you to use. Learn more about the new datasets experience in Wix Studio

To connect your input element to a dataset:

  1. Click the ratings input element. 
  2. Click the Connect to CMS  icon.
  3. Click Connect a dataset to choose a dataset from the drop-down list.
  4. Click Rating value connects to:
    • Choose an existing field in your collection. 
    • Click Add a new collection field to create a new field in your collection. 
      • Enter a field name. 
      • Select a field type. 
Make sure you have a submit button on your page so visitors can submit their selection.

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