Tuesday, 23 September 2014 20:23

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How does Extra Vote work?

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The very first time Extra Vote Plugin is runned in your site, it will create a new database table for your system to store those extra content ratings.

Extra Vote Table

The content_id field will be filled with your article id, and the extra_id field, with the # you write in the {extravote #} code.
Extra Vote will work properly as long as you don't repeat that # number in the same article.

The main content rating behaves just like the core, but the

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code is also there to allow you to display the stars anywhere else inside of your article

Both {extravote #} and

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features can be disabled in order to optimize it in case you just want to use this plugin for your main content rating

Extra Vote Params

Tip: if you add the styles from extravote.css to your template.css, then you can choose not to Call ExtraVote Style in order to lighten your website, too.