By Ashutosh Jha → Saturday, October 22, 2016
Couple of days ago I was having communication with one of the client for the review post and after finalizing everything he asked whether I will rate their product or not. As TricksRoad is on Blogger platform so I have many limitations. But I started searching for it and finally I am able to implement it. That review post will be live in few days where first time I’ll add star rating in blogger post.
After adding star rating in blogger post, it looks quite nice and so I am sharing the details as how to add star rating in blogger post so that you can also do the same. Till now I have published many review posts but no one demanded the rating so never worked on it but it’s well said-
Necessity Is the Mother of Invention
But before going through the simple method to add star rating in blogger post, let me tell you few benefits about adding star rating in blog posts.
Benefits of adding Star Rating in Blog Post
There are many benefits of adding star rating in blog posts. Below I am listing few of those.
• It increases the faith of your visitors on the product
• While reviewing you provide rating (Usually 1-5) so the users simply can estimate how much that product worth of without reading whole review.
• Increases traffic to the site
• Provides value to your clients
Now as you know the benefits of adding rating system in blog posts, let me tell you how to add star rating in blogger post.
How to Add Star Rating in Blogger Post?
As we know adding star rating in WordPress is damn easy due to its rich plugins but in blogger it is bit difficult. Here difficult mean just it is not possible directly but with just couple of minutes of work, you would be able to add star rating in blogger post as well.
Once you’ll add star rating, it will look like the below in search engine.
To add the star rating in blogger post, just follow the below steps and within a minute you’re done.
Step1: Go to the blogger post in which you would like to add star rating and click on HTML view.
Step2: Now at the end of the post, add the below code.
<div> <span> <span>Post-Name</span><br/> </span> Reviewed by <span>Reviewer-Name</span>on <span>August 25 2015 <span title=”YYYY-MM-DD”></span><br/> </span> Rating: <span>Your-Rating</span></div>
Step3: Just change the items listed in bold in above code write post name (you may write product name, if you are reviewing a product), Reviewed by, date and rating. Enter these values as per your convenience and hit the publish/update button of blog post.
Also Read: How to Index New Blog Post Quickly
That’s all. Once your article is crawled, you can check the star rating in Google search engine.
Hope you liked this article, how to add star rating in blogger post. Do implement and let me know how it works. Also, please share this with your friends.