Display Like/Dislike Comment Rating and Reaction Emojis For WordPress – Everest Comment Rating

Installation Instructions

  • Unzip everest-comment-rating.zip file.
  • Upload all the files to the /wp-content/plugins/everest-comment-rating.
  • Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  • For customizing the plugin’s settings, click on ‘Comments’ option menu in WordPress left admin menu and go to Everest Comment Rating sub menu

Get Started

Once you have successfully installed the plugin, check for the Everest Comment Rating inside the Comments menu on the left admin menu and click on it.

Once you click on that menu , you will see the plugin’s landing page with various tabs on the left.
Here you set the content and behavior of the plugin. Everest Comment Rating Lite basically consists of 4 major tabs in the plugin menu which is individually described below
• Configuration Settings
• Display Settings
• Customization Options
• Custom Text Settings

Configuration Settings

This setting allows you to

  • Enable Comment Like/Dislike: Enable/Disable our plugin’s feature of liking/disliking and reacting to the default WordPress Comments
  • Like button: Enable/Disable Like Button
  • Dislike button: Enable/Disable Dislike Button
  • Total Count: Enable/Disable Total Count
  • Counter Selection: Select the counter. i.e either show like and dislike count seperately or show the total count only
  • Number Format: Select the number format in which you want your count to be displayed
  • React via Emoji: Enable/Disable Reaction Emojis
  • Like/Dislike Position: Set the position of the like/dislike button i.e either Before the Comment or After the Comment
  • Restriction: Make comment rating accessible to either only logged-in users or both logged-in and non logged-in users using IP Restriction
  • Sort Comments Based on ranking: Enable/Disable comment sorting based on their ranking
  • Post Categories: Select the category posts to display like/dislike comment rating in

Display Settings

This setting allows you to

  • Choose Like Icon: Select like button from the given options or upload custom icons
  • Choose Like Reaction Buttons: Select emojis that would appear on hover over the like button. Note: Emojis selected for Like Reaction will not be available for Dislike Reaction
  • Choose Dislike Reaction Buttons: Select emojis that would appear on hover over the dislike button. Note: Emojis selected for Dislike Reaction will not be available for Like Reaction
  • Choose Dislike Icon: Select dislike button from the given options or upload custom icons
  • Comment Rating Template: Select template for like/dislike buttons from the available list of 8 templates.
  • Reaction emoji Template: Select template for Reaction emojis from the available list of 7 templates.


Customization Options

This setting allows you to

  • Like Icon Color: customize your like icon color
  • Dislike Icon Color: customize your dislike icon color
  • Like/Dislike Background Color: customize like/dislike background color
  • Like/Dislike Hover Color: customize like/dislike hover color
  • Count Font Color: customize counter color
  • Count Background Color: customize counter background color
  • Already Liked Icon Color: customize already liked icon color
  • Already Disliked Icon Color: customize already disliked icon color
  • Already Liked/Disliked Background Color: customize already liked/disliked background color
  • Custom CSS: enter custom CSS


Custom Text Settings

This setting allows you to set the the custom texts for

  • Error Message: Enter the message that you would like to display when non-logged-in user tries to like/dislike. Note: Will be shown only if your comment rating setting is set to “Logged-in-Restriction”
  • Like hover text: Enter the hover text that you would like to display when hovered over like button
  • Dislike hover text: Enter the hover text that you would like to display when hovered over dislike button
  • Emoji-1 Hover Text:Enter the hover text that you would like to display when hovered over Emoji-1
  • Emoji-2 Hover Text:Enter the hover text that you would like to display when hovered over Emoji-2
  • Emoji-3 Hover Text:Enter the hover text that you would like to display when hovered over Emoji-3
  • Emoji-4 Hover Text:Enter the hover text that you would like to display when hovered over Emoji-4
  • Emoji-5 Hover Text:Enter the hover text that you would like to display when hovered over Emoji-5



Once you have completed making the necessary changes in the settings as per your requirement, Click on ‘Save Options’ and you will see the visible output in your frontend. Also, on clicking the ‘Restore Default’, all the changes you made will be changed to the default values of the plugin.

Total 8 Like/Dislike Layout Design With Screenshot:

A) Layout 1
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates
B) Layout 2
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates
C) Layout 3
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates
D) Layout 4
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates
E) Layout 5
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates
F) Layout 6
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates
G) Layout 7
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates
H) Layout 8
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates

Total 7 emojis Layout Design With Screenshot:

A) Layout 1
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates
B) Layout 2
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates
C) Layout 3
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates
D) Layout 4
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates
E) Layout 5
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates
F) Layout 6
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates
G) Layout 7
Everest Comment Rating Like/Dislike Icon Templates