Each Post, Page, or Custom Post Type on Your blog (to include the "Reviews" Custom Post Type) can have individual settings for individual and unique reviews created for your product, service, or content.  Here in this tutorial, you will learn how to use the settings which are available for you on to use for each review.  While in the Main Settings page we can set a lot of Defaults, here we can now customize our Reviews and Social Review Engine Social Settings for the specific item being reviewed.  



Watch the Tutorial Video on How to Use the Individual Post Metabox Settings here:

      


Social Review Engine plugin has two Meta box

  • One is 'Social Review Engine Settings' for Social Review Engine general setting from this you can overwrite the settings of 'General' tab of plugin.

Social Review Engine Settings


All the different options within this Meta box are well explained within the plugin settings itself. Some of the additional settings are listed below.


Custom Title

Enter a custom title which will be used for wall posts. If you leave it empty the post title will be used.


Custom Link
Enter a custom link which will be used for wall posts. Leave it empty to use the link to the post.


Custom Caption
Enter a custom caption of the link (appears beneath the link name). If you leave it empty, Facebook will use the URL to the post as caption.


Custom Content
You can customize the content which will be used by Facebook for the link description on the wall post.


Custom Content Image

You can upload a custom image which will be used to post to Facebook.

  • Second one is ‘Social Review Settings - Review Setup’ for Social Review Engine ‘Review’ settings from this you can overwrite the settings of ‘Review Engine’ tab of plugin.


Social Review Meta Settings


Display Editor Rating
Check this box if you want to display the Editor Rating. These are the manual rating if you want to display.


Editor Rating Title
As title suggest you can add the title for the Editor Rating.


Editor Rating

Click the 'Plus' sign to add the editor rating. Give appropriate rating title and rating value. You can change order of them by drag and drop.

Display User Ratings
Check this box if you want to display the User Ratings.


User Rating Title
You can add title for the User Ratings.


Position
Choose different position where you want to display the user ratings.


Display User Ratings in Excerpt
Check this box if you want to display the ratings within the excerpt which is mostly used on category pages.


User Rating
Select which type of User Rating you want to display on the excerpt. You can select ‘All Ratings’ or ‘Total Average Rating’.
All Ratings means it will show a box with the average value of each rating you have set.
Total Average Rating means, that it will show the total average rating of all individual rating types you have set.


Position Excerpt
Select a position for the ratings within the archive pages. You can select ‘Top’, ‘Left’ or ‘Right’. Top means the stars will be displayed between the title and the content.


Display Review Box
Check this box, if you want to display an overview box for your review. This will display the box like product overview.


Review Box Position
Select an appropriate position for the review summary box.


Color Scheme
Select a color scheme for the review box. Leave it empty if you do not want to use one. This will apply the background color to the review box.


Font Color
Select a font color for the review box content. Leave it empty if you want to use the color set by your theme.


Product Name
Enter the name of the product for which you are writing the review for.


Product Type
Enter the type of the product.


Product Version
Enter the version of the product.


Product Image
Here you can upload a custom image which will be used as product image and it will be post to Facebook also.


Image Link
If you have used a product image, then you can enter a link for it.


Image Link Type
Choose whether you want to use rel follow or nofollow within the link.


Image Link Target
Choose whether you want the link location being opened in a new window or within same window.


Brand
Enter the name of the brand for your product.


Product Link
Enter the link to the product you are reviewing. Product link will be applied to brand name.


Product Price
Enter the price for the product.


Currency
Enter the currency for the price. Example: if the currency is US Dollars then enter USD.


Summary
Enter a brief summary for your product.


Button Text
Enter a text for the button here. If you don't want to use a button, leave that empty. The button will be displayed in product review box.


Button Link
If you use a button, then you can enter a link for it.


Button Link Type
Choose whether you want to use rel follow or nofollow within the link.


Button Link Target
Choose whether you want the button link location being opened in a new window or within the same window.


Button Color
Select a color for the button.


Display Google Maps
Check this box if you want to display a Google Map at the top of the content.


Address
Enter the complete address which will be used within the Google Map.


Popup Width
Enter a max width for the Google Map popup window. Leave it empty to use the default width.


Popup Content
Here you can enter a custom content for the Google Map popup window. If you leave that empty then the address will be displayed.