WPSSO Ratings and Reviews

Version Information

  • Plugin Name: WPSSO Ratings and Reviews
  • Stable Version: 2.18.0
  • Author: JS Morisset
  • Description: Ratings and Reviews for WordPress Comments with Schema Aggregate Rating and Schema Review Markup.
  • License: GPLv3
  • Requires PHP: 7.2 or newer
  • Requires WordPress: 5.2 or newer
  • Tested Up To WordPress: 5.9.0
  • Tested Up To WooCommerce: 6.1.1
  • Last Updated: 14 hours ago
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Version Numbering

Version components: {major}.{minor}.{bugfix}[-{stage}.{level}]

  • {major} = Major structural code changes / re-writes or incompatible API changes.
  • {minor} = New functionality was added or improved in a backwards-compatible manner.
  • {bugfix} = Backwards-compatible bug fixes or small improvements.
  • {stage}.{level} = Pre-production release: dev < a (alpha) < b (beta) < rc (release candidate).

Standard Edition Repositories

Development Version Updates

WPSSO Core Premium customers have access to development, alpha, beta, and release candidate version updates:

Under the SSO > Update Manager settings page, select the "Development and Up" (for example) version filter for the WPSSO Core plugin and/or its add-ons. Save the plugin settings and click the "Check for Plugin Updates" button to fetch the latest version information. When new development versions are available, they will automatically appear under your WordPress Dashboard > Updates page. You can always reselect the "Stable / Production" version filter at any time to reinstall the latest stable version.

Changelog / Release Notes

Version 2.18.0 (2022/01/19)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • None.
  • Bugfixes
    • None.
  • Developer Notes
    • Renamed the lib/abstracts/ folder to lib/abstract/.
    • Renamed the SucomAddOn class to SucomAbstractAddOn.
    • Renamed the WpssoAddOn class to WpssoAbstractAddOn.
    • Renamed the WpssoWpMeta class to WpssoAbstractWpMeta.
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v7.2.
    • WordPress v5.2.
    • WPSSO Core v9.14.0.

Version 2.17.0 (2021/12/16)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • None.
  • Bugfixes
    • None.
  • Developer Notes
    • Replaced a call to WpssoUtil->add_post_type_names() with a new 'wpsso_add_custom_post_type_options' filter hook.
    • Replaced a call to WpssoUtil->add_taxonomy_names() with a new 'wpsso_add_custom_taxonomy_options' filter hook.
    • Moved the WpssoAdmin->filter_get_sortable_columns() filter hook to the WpssoFilters class.
    • Moved the WpssoAdmin->post_callback_rating_enabled() callback method to the WpssoFilters class.
    • Renamed disabled option key suffix from ":is" = "disabled" to ":disabled" = true.
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v7.2.
    • WordPress v5.2.
    • WPSSO Core v9.12.0.

Version 2.16.0 (2021/12/08)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • Improved the post meta cache update methods for new / changed comments.
  • Bugfixes
    • None.
  • Developer Notes
    • Replaced the 'wp_update_comment_count' action hook with 'comment_post' and 'transition_comment_status' to clear the comment rating metadata cache.
    • Replaced the WpssoRarComment::clear_rating_post_meta() method by:
      • WpssoRarComment::update_cache_comment_post()
      • WpssoRarComment::update_cache_transition_comment_status()
      • WpssoRarComment::update_cache_post_meta()
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v7.2.
    • WordPress v5.2.
    • WPSSO Core v9.11.0.

Version 2.15.3 (2021/11/16)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • None.
  • Bugfixes
    • None.
  • Developer Notes
    • Refactored the SucomAddOn->get_missing_requirements() method.
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v7.2.
    • WordPress v5.2.
    • WPSSO Core v9.8.0.

Version 2.15.2 (2021/10/18)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • None.
  • Bugfixes
    • Fixed an extra newline character, that was converted to a line-break, in comment text.
  • Developer Notes
    • None.
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v7.0.
    • WordPress v5.0.
    • WPSSO Core v9.2.0.

Version 2.15.1 (2021/10/06)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • None.
  • Bugfixes
    • None.
  • Developer Notes
    • Standardized get_table_rows() calls and filters in 'submenu' and 'sitesubmenu' classes.
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v7.0.
    • WordPress v5.0.
    • WPSSO Core v9.1.0.

Version 2.15.0 (2021/09/24)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • None.
  • Bugfixes
    • Fixed saving star rating colors in the SSO > Ratings / Reviews settings page.
  • Developer Notes
    • Updated the 'wpsso_og_add_mt_reviews' default value for WPSSO Core v9.0.0.
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v7.0.
    • WordPress v5.0.
    • WPSSO Core v9.0.0.

Version 2.14.2 (2021/06/27)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • Added a conflict check for the new "Ratings and Reviews Service" option in WPSSO Core v8.33.0.
  • Bugfixes
    • None.
  • Developer Notes
    • None.
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v7.0.
    • WordPress v5.0.
    • WPSSO Core v8.34.0.

Version 2.14.1 (2021/06/18)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • None.
  • Bugfixes
    • None.
  • Developer Notes
    • Updated the 'wpsso-rar-script' localized variable names.
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v7.0.
    • WordPress v4.5.
    • WPSSO Core v8.31.0.

Version 2.14.0 (2021/06/08)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • None.
  • Bugfixes
    • None.
  • Developer Notes
    • Updated the 'wpsso_get_sortable_columns' filter for WPSSO Core v8.30.0.
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v7.0.
    • WordPress v4.5.
    • WPSSO Core v8.30.0.

Version 2.13.1 (2021/02/25)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • Updated the banners and icons of WPSSO Core and its add-ons.
  • Bugfixes
    • None.
  • Developer Notes
    • None.
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v7.0.
    • WordPress v4.5.
    • WPSSO Core v8.25.2.

Version 2.13.0 (2021/01/21)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • None.
  • Bugfixes
    • None.
  • Developer Notes
    • Changed jQuery( document ).on( 'ready' ) event handlers to jQuery() for jQuery v3.0.
    • Renamed 'get_og_type_reviews()' to 'get_mt_reviews()' for WPSSO v8.20.0.
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v7.0.
    • WordPress v4.5.
    • WPSSO Core v8.20.0.

Version 2.12.0 (2020/12/04)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • None.
  • Bugfixes
    • None.
  • Developer Notes
    • Included the $addon argument for library class constructors.
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v7.0.
    • WordPress v4.5.
    • WPSSO Core v8.16.0.

Version 2.11.1 (2020/10/17)

  • New Features
    • None.
  • Improvements
    • Refactored the add-on class to extend a new WpssoAddOn abstract class.
  • Bugfixes
    • Fixed backwards compatibility with older 'init_objects' and 'init_plugin' action arguments.
  • Developer Notes
    • Added a new WpssoAddOn class in lib/abstracts/add-on.php.
    • Added a new SucomAddOn class in lib/abstracts/com/add-on.php.
  • Requires At Least
    • PHP v5.6.
    • WordPress v4.4.
    • WPSSO Core v8.13.0.