Version: 2.2 – Tethys / april 3 2017

  • new ratings date period query object
  • new ratings aggregation object
  • new aggregate: items by type
  • new aggregate: posts by author
  • new aggregate: posts by term
  • new aggregate: comments by post
  • new admin interface is now fully accessible
  • new all list widgets: set date period for queries
  • new all list shortcodes: set date period for queries
  • new shortcake addon: set date period for list shortcodes
  • new custom render object: thumbs rating method
  • new custom render object: like this method
  • new custom render object: emote this method
  • new dynamic load: filter to control loading
  • new database table: for storing cached data
  • new database cache handling object
  • new main rating query object supports caching
  • edit main rating query object perfromance improvements
  • edit various updates to the custom render object
  • edit various improvements to the plugin core
  • edit d4pLib 1.9.2
  • fix rating log: error when method is not available
  • fix thumbs rating: invalid check for the style name
  • fix thumbs rating: text display style not working
  • fix like this: invalid class name for the single block

Version: 2.1.3 / march 7 2017

  • fix stars rating: division by zero error when removing votes

Version: 2.1.2 / march 4 2017

  • edit d4pLib 1.9.0.1
  • fix custom settings rules get deleted on plugin update
  • fix minor issue in the function to load templates

Version: 2.1.1 / february 23 2017

  • edit posts: improved inserting of the rating block
  • edit all main form files preventing direct loading
  • edit improved rating item data validation
  • edit d4pLib 1.9
  • fix XSS security issue with the log.php form file
  • fix log display issue when emote this series is removed
  • fix issues with the fontawesome font registration
  • fix few problems with badge/symbol rendering
  • fix php warning in the rich snippet addon

Version: 2.1.0.1 / february 10 2017

  • fix admin side issue with Stars Review method disabled

Version: 2.1 – Rhea / february 9 2017

  • new stars rating: hidden input field and passive mode
  • new thumbs rating: hidden input field and passive mode
  • new emote this: hidden input field and passive mode
  • new emote this: added theme ‘Button’
  • new stars review: hide rating block if no review value is set
  • new rating item: method to get all data for a method
  • new custom stars object: rendering object and handling
  • new custom stars object: methods to render stars and badge
  • new query object: filter for custom orderby key
  • new full support for the external addons integration
  • new filter to register additional widgets
  • new filter to provide extra templates storage locations
  • new filters for getting external methods templates
  • new font base class updated to support new rating methods
  • new more actions and filters in the main JavaScript file
  • edit emote this: improvements to the rendering process
  • edit client detection: device detector updated to 3.7.5
  • edit shortcake: changes to allow expanding the addon
  • edit rich snippets: support for series based rating methods
  • edit reviewed item moved from method to global admin block
  • edit changed default templates values for all block widgets
  • edit improved validation for the post rating rendering function
  • edit minor improvements to data validation for all methods
  • edit additional optimization for main JavaScript file
  • edit code optimization for several core classes
  • edit many improvements to the main CSS stylesheet
  • edit various small improvements to admin side panels
  • fix stars review: can’t change review value back to 0
  • fix posts addon: triggered by home page queries in some cases
  • fix emote series: deletion of the series is not working
  • fix thumbs rating: styling issues with image thumbs and thumbs themes
  • fix minor issue with the YASR plugin data transfer process
  • fix main log item meta database method missing unserialization

Version: 2.0.6 / january 27 2017

  • edit d4pLib 1.8.9
  • fix multisite issue with the blog switching functions
  • fix multisite issue with deletion of the blog tables

Version: 2.0.5 / january 11 2017

  • edit shortcake: registration only for loaded rating methods
  • fix shortcake: fatal error with emote this method disabled

Version: 2.0.4 / january 3 2017

  • edit display error messages in the rating block
  • edit improvements in the way AJAX response handles errors
  • edit improvements to main AJAX error response handling
  • fix rich snippets meta: displaying unsupported rating methods
  • fix rich snippets: problem with adding snippets in some cases

Version: 2.0.3 / december 28 2016

  • edit transfer: better optimization for transfer SQL queries
  • edit transfer: updated information displayed during transfer
  • edit d4pLib 1.8.7
  • edit updated plugin system requirements
  • fix transfer: some of the log records missing from transfer
  • fix transfer: few problems with YASR plugin data transfer
  • fix translation missing for the word ‘ago’ for rating text

Version: 2.0.2 / december 23 2016

  • new debug: option to force loading of source JS and CSS files
  • edit some minor core code changes and cleanup
  • fix emote this: rating not working with dynamic load
  • fix some css files not properly minified
  • fix one javascript file not properly minified

Version: 2.0.1 / december 22 2016

  • fix emote this: showing like this method templates
  • fix php init fatal error with PHP 5.3 and PHP 5.4

Version: 2.0 – Cronus / december 16 2015

  • new addon: BuddyPress
  • new addon: Tooltip
  • new buddypress: item objects for activity and group
  • new buddypress: activity rating auto embed
  • new tooltip: display static content as tooltip
  • new emote this: add custom emote this series
  • new emote this: change the emoticons assigned to elements
  • new emote this: new template for list based widget
  • new emote this: support for the post/comments sorting
  • new emote this: improved support for auto embed features
  • new transfer: rewritten to use threaded AJAX based transfer
  • new like this: templates showing users who liked the item
  • new stars review: meta data for reviewed item information
  • new stars review: template methods to display reviewed item data
  • new rich snippet: support for JSON-LD snippet format
  • new rich snippet: review includes published and modified date
  • new rich snippet: review includes reviewed item information
  • new dummy data: support for like this rating
  • new posts: automatic archive sorting support for emote this series
  • new bbpress: filters for location and method for embedding
  • new votes log: delete from log for like this rating
  • new votes log: delete from log for emote this rating
  • new votes log: method filter includes series where available
  • new rating items log: filters and query expanding for the log
  • new admin enhancer: toolbar menu link to the rating types panel
  • new admin enhancer: dashboard widget with latest ratings
  • new rating objects: mandatory date published and modified methods
  • new metabox: options to override title and URL
  • new database: function to get list of users who votes for an item
  • new javascript: new actions for blocks initialization
  • new javascript: improved method for handling AJAX errors
  • new debug: log AJAX error to console, display alert or hide
  • new many small updates to improve plugin extensibility
  • new all rating methods render text: before and after wrapper
  • new theme overridable functions to render various elements
  • new several new functions for dealing with rating methods
  • edit shortcake addon: improved code organization
  • edit shortcake addon: display wrapper and block CSS class options
  • edit metabox: updated interface for better usability
  • edit dynamic load: check if the rendering is inside the feed
  • edit several new templates for various rating methods
  • edit many improvements to core methods objects
  • edit many improvements to the addon architecture
  • edit many updates to the core objects initialization
  • edit few improvements to the administration panels
  • edit few improvements organization of the plugin code
  • edit client detection: device detector updated to 3.7.4
  • edit d4pLib 1.8.6
  • fix shortcake addon: wrong options for the stars review shortcodes
  • fix votes log: display of some rating items titles
  • fix votes log: filter user ID set to zero (visitors)
  • fix emote this: issue with some elements of rendering process
  • fix shortcodes: few issues with preprocessing of attributes
  • fix stars rating: problem with formatting rating value
  • fix stars rating: few issues with rendering of votes text
  • fix stars rating: list widget template missing list item classes
  • fix thumbs rating: few issues with rendering of votes text
  • fix dynamic load: doesn’t take into account the feed
  • fix transfer: many warnings happening during the transfer
  • fix transfer: missing item preparation for saving transferred data
  • fix issues with scanning for theme override templates
  • fix rating query object: wrong sorting by rating

Version: 1.4.4 / october 31 2015

  • new multisite: remove tables for deleted blogs
  • new widgets: show message if the rating method is not loaded
  • edit support for FontAwesome 4.7.0
  • edit d4pLib 1.8.4
  • fix warnings when loading widgets for disabled rating methods

Version: 1.4.3 / october 23 2015

  • new bbpress: check for the main loop to run ratings embed
  • new update plugin panel rechecks for broken settings
  • fix annonymous verify option can cause broken SQL log queries

Version: 1.4.2 / october 20 2015

  • fix stars rating: number of votes not displayed
  • fix thumbs rating: number of votes not displayed

Version: 1.4.1 / october 16 2015

  • edit d4pLib 1.8.3
  • fix emote this: wrong object call used for some settings
  • fix emote this: wrong filter name used in the user object

Version: 1.4 – Themis / october 10 2016

  • new rating method: emote this rating
  • new emote this: widgets for block and list
  • new emote this: shortcodes for block and list
  • new administration: panel for managing rating entities and types
  • new rules panel: buttons for delete and activation of rules
  • new rules panel: color coding for list of available rules
  • new rules panel: confirmation dialog for deleting the rule
  • new like this: added label for Liked state
  • new like this: text only display method
  • new like this: translation templates for rendering blocks
  • new votes log: filters and query expanding for the log
  • new votes log: remove from log for all rating types
  • new votes log: delete from log for thumbs rating
  • new stars rating: translation templates for rendering blocks
  • new stars review: translation templates for rendering blocks
  • new thumbs rating: translation templates for rendering blocks
  • new client detection: filtering of the votes log by client/device
  • new feeds: support for like this rating method
  • new feeds: support for emote this rating method
  • new feeds: support for thumbs rating method
  • new database: new column for ‘series’ to the items table
  • new database: indexing more columns in the items table
  • new wp rest api: filters for formatting rating item data object
  • new wp rest api: rating methods cleanup of rating data
  • new debug: embed SQL query for the rating lists
  • new protect entities and types array from tampering
  • edit votes log: refactored SQL query to get log items
  • edit plugin now uses d4pLib settings core class
  • edit refactored access to entities array to use access functions
  • edit refactored main rendering JavaScript file
  • edit changes in the way JavaScript files are compressed
  • edit improvements to rating method core classes
  • edit improvements to generated inline CSS for font icons
  • edit improvements to addons loading of own JavaScript files
  • edit small improvements to default Like This templates
  • edit removed rich snippets filters from Like This templates
  • edit various styling improvements all default templates
  • edit d4pLib 1.8.3
  • edit removed some outdated code from rating methods
  • fix removal of rating items not working in some cases
  • fix some votes log URL’s were not working in every case
  • fix missing sanitation of the settings for some operation
  • fix few minor issues with the rendering objects

Version: 1.3.3 / september 5 2016

  • edit d4pLib 1.8

Version: 1.3.2 / august 23 2015

  • fix client detection: fails when the user agent is not set
  • fix few small issues when the user agent is not set
  • fix some minor issues with admin side interface loading

Version: 1.3.1 / august 13 2015

  • new support for IP detection when behind CloudFlare
  • edit d4pLib 1.7.8
  • fix wrong attribute name for item ID for some shortcodes

Version: 1.3 – Pallas / august 1 2016

  • new addon: Feeds – for RSS, AMP, FIP, ANF integration support
  • new addon: Client Detection – detect bots, browers, devices
  • new font icons: support for adding custom icon fonts
  • new font icons: support for FontAwesome icons font
  • new font icons: 10 more icons in default icons font
  • new rewriten handling for the font icons
  • new terms filtering for list shortcodes
  • new authors filtering for list shortcodes
  • new terms filtering for list widgets
  • new authors filtering for list widgets
  • new set item title and url override via the shortcode
  • new allow or prevent authors to vote for own rating items
  • new filter to modify votes meta data added to the database
  • new actions run when voting items data is saved to the database
  • new recalculation tool: support for thumbs rating
  • new recalculation tool: support for like this rating
  • new ratings and votes grids allow for adding of new columns
  • edit improved sanitation of plugins settings on save
  • edit improved buttons on all dialogs on the admin side
  • edit like this rendering uses similar technique as stars rating
  • edit thumbs rating rendering uses similar technique as stars rating
  • edit rendering changes to work around the WordPress emoji replacments
  • edit many improvements in handling shortcodes and widgets
  • edit ratings grid proper use of the rating item objects
  • edit various small admin side interface improvements
  • edit many small improvements to the JavaScript code
  • edit d4pLib 1.7.6
  • fix shortcake addon: thumbs rating wrong list of templates
  • fix few minor problems with the main JavaScript file
  • fix few minor styling issues related to rating lists
  • fix saving option to disbale custom settings rule not working
  • fix warnings generated by the missing style type and/or name
  • fix small issue with type option in the shortcodes processing
  • fix duplicated classes added for star rating font icons styles
  • fix minor problems in applying default styles for widgets
  • fix warnings related to query object SQL query in some cases
  • fix several small typos

Version: 1.2.4 / june 4 2015

  • new posts sorting object moved from addon to core
  • new posts sorting auto sort supports filtering of arguments
  • new posts sorting with new argument for minimal value
  • new comments sorting object moved from addon to core
  • new comments sorting with new argument for minimal value
  • new rating query supports use of post status (publish and closed by default)
  • edit changed function call order for loading translation
  • edit posts addon: expanded additional information displayed
  • edit d4pLib 1.7.2
  • fix bbpress views for like this method show topics with no likes
  • fix problem with repeated revoting log entries for like this method (fix provided by Benj Lipchak)
  • fix logs display warnings with post types are missing
  • fix post meta box settings not saving due to action order problems
  • fix plural forms for the text for the like this method

Version: 1.2.3 / may 31 2015

  • new templates for showing ratings only, voting disabled
  • edit several improvements for bbPress reply post type
  • fix bbpress addon: views not registered on the admin side
  • fix bbpress addon: views topics ordering not working as expected
  • fix few minor issues with some of the default templates

Version: 1.2.2 / may 13 2015

  • new transfer data from KK Star Ratings plugin
  • edit posts addon: do not embed if inside the rss feed
  • edit protect expanded rendering functions
  • edit minor imporvements in the transfer data classes
  • edit few improvements in the JS/CSS files enqueue
  • edit d4pLib 1.7.0
  • fix comments addon: rating display when no comment is detected
  • fix posts addon: rating display when no comment is detected

Version: 1.2.1 / may 6 2015

  • new debug information added for shortcodes and widgets
  • new separate security and debug settings panels
  • edit d4pLib 1.6.7.1
  • fix like this: render method arguments not passed to JSON
  • fix some of the plugin settings not displayed
  • fix small issue with the d4pLib shortcodes class

Version: 1.2 – Helios / april 19 2016

  • new rating method: like this rating
  • new like this: widgets for block and list
  • new like this: shortcodes for block and list
  • new posts addon: sort posts by rating
  • new posts addon: automatic archives sorting by rating
  • new posts addon: additional control filters
  • new comments addon: sort posts by rating
  • new comments addon: additional control filters
  • new bbpress addon: view with top rated topics
  • new bbpress addon: view with current user top rated topics
  • new thumbs rating: simple and compact thumbs styling
  • new all rating methods: custom CSS class to add to rating block
  • new query engine: posts filter by author, meta and terms
  • new query engine: comments filter by author and meta
  • new query engine: terms filter by meta
  • new query engine: users filter meta
  • new rich snippets addon: filter to modify snippet nodes
  • new javascript hooks based events manager
  • new control thumbs rating with javascript
  • new control stars rating with javascript
  • new control like this rating with javascript
  • new option to add basic debug info into rating block
  • new mu-plugins based filters override php starter file
  • edit bbpress addon: changes to the initialization of the addon
  • edit stars rating: improved rendering of rating text
  • edit thumbs rating: improved rendering of rating text
  • edit thumbs rating: improved rendering of thumb buttons
  • edit thumbs rating: improved display of the thumb sign
  • edit thumbs rating: rating handler moved to main button
  • edit new settings and updates for rendering of rating blocks
  • edit minor updates to some of the templates
  • edit various small improvements to all rating methods
  • edit various small changes to plugin administration interface
  • edit various small changes to filters and actions registration
  • edit d4pLib 1.6.5
  • fix dummy data addon: various problems
  • fix thumbs rating: theme option not saving properly
  • fix style class option not applied to the rating block
  • fix display of help tabs for some of the settings panels
  • fix several issues with widgets added through customizer
  • fix several warnings when saving widgets settings

Version: 1.1.4 / march 25 2015

  • new settings panel now uses dividers for settings groups
  • edit some minor improvements on the admin side interface
  • edit d4pLib 1.6.2
  • fix bbPress: conflict with GD bbPress Toolbox Pro quote

Version: 1.1.3 / february 11 2015

  • edit updated filters for single rating block rendering
  • edit improved loading of bayesian calculation rules
  • edit minor changes to the bayesian calculation algorithm
  • fix several issues with dummy data addon

Version: 1.1.2 / february 4 2015

  • edit extra information for transfer data panels
  • edit check if method is active for transfer data panels
  • edit d4pLib 1.5.9
  • fix minor issue with the GD Star Rating transfer process

Version: 1.1.1 / january 23 2015

  • new front page knowledge base and support links
  • edit few minor updates to the default styling
  • fix templates in theme subfolder ‘gdrts’ not loaded

Version: 1.1.0.1 / january 19 2015

  • fix problem with single and list rating loops abort check
  • fix rich snippet: review snippet is missing review text
  • fix stars review: using wrong data for rich snippet rating

Version: 1.1 – Oceanus / january 18 2016

  • new addon: Bayesian calculation for Stars Rating method
  • new addon: bbPress topics and replies Integration
  • new stars rating: choose rating calculation method for display
  • new stars rating: set custom colors for font icons based stars
  • new stars review: set custom colors for font icons based stars
  • new thumbs rating: choose rating calculation method for display
  • new thumbs rating: percentage based rating calculation
  • new thumbs rating: order ratings by percentage rating
  • new thumbs list order by UP or DOWN votes
  • new shortcodes support for font icon custom colors
  • new widgets support for font icon custom colors
  • new daily maintenance background job
  • new background job: calculate rating type based statistics
  • new background job: recalculate ratings on stars number change
  • new blank templates to add only rich snippet markup
  • edit dynamic load: skip override if the blank template is used
  • edit rich snippets: additional settings to control insertion
  • edit font icons: includes spinner icon and some extra classes
  • edit font icons: font files included with plugin version parameter
  • edit some improvements to main rating JavaScript object
  • edit rating query object allows filtering of query elements
  • edit main posts metabox improves default filters and actions
  • edit posts integration addon shows help for the addon
  • edit posts integration addon hides bbPress post types
  • edit d4pLib 1.5.8
  • fix comment rating type missing title when display in lists
  • fix using FontAwesome spinner icon for loading message
  • fix method and addon issues with missing custom rule values
  • fix stars review metabox not using resolution settings
  • fix several smaller issues with the admin interface
  • fix problems with rating lists ordering by votes

Version: 1.0.7 / january 4 2016

  • edit some addons function moved into plugin core
  • edit improvements to some rendering functions
  • edit switched to new admin object base class from D4PLib
  • fix extensions panel allows for all methods to be disabled
  • fix stars review: division by zero when there is no rating set
  • fix rich snippet addon: broken if selected method is disabled
  • fix rating method dropdown lists show disabled methods
  • fix stars review method using stars rating method object

Version: 1.0.6 / january 2 2016

  • edit improvements with default grid results styling
  • edit d4pLib 1.5.6
  • fix rendering errors with disabled rating method

Version: 1.0.5.1 / december 29 2015

  • fix abstract method class inheritance problem

Version: 1.0.5 / december 28 2015

  • edit improvements to loading of the templates list
  • edit prevent update checks from WordPress.org
  • edit d4pLib 1.5.5
  • fix deleting custom rules not working
  • fix showing disabled methods and addons on rules panel
  • fix loading conflict with GD bbPress Toolbox Pro
  • fix minor metabox initialization issue

Version: 1.0.1 / december 27 2015

  • new metabox for posts to override embed settings
  • edit plugin initialization priority changed

Version: 1.0 / december 25 2015

  • new first official version

Version: 1.0 Stable / december 24 2015

  • edit minor tweaks to the admin interface
  • fix some CSS files not properly minified

Version: 1.0 RC #1 / december 23 2015

  • new addon: dynamic loading
  • edit thumbs rating: additional theme styling
  • edit many styling improvements and tweaks
  • fix wp rest api addon: issue with date conversion
  • fix small issues with resizing star rating blocks

Version: 1.0 Beta #2 / december 22 2015

  • new addon: editor
  • new symbol rating rendering for stars rating and review
  • new transfer thumbs rating data from gd star rating
  • new admin page for information about templates
  • new dummy data addon: support for thumbs rating
  • new wp rest api addon: ratings grid shows rest api data url
  • edit many changes and improvements for templates
  • fix geo location: flags css file not loading
  • fix wp rest api addon: several smaller issues
  • fix broken ratings grid main data query

Version: 1.0 Beta #1 / december 20 2015

  • new rating method: thumbs rating
  • new addon: rich snippets
  • new shortcodes: thumbs rating for block and list
  • new widgets: thumbs rating for block and list
  • edit improvements to several base classes

Version: 1.0 Alpha #3 / december 17 2015

  • new rating method: stars review
  • new shortcodes: stars review for block and list
  • new widgets: stars review for block and list
  • new geo location features now moved into addon
  • new rating and votes grids now filter each column content
  • fix missing files for admin side widgets panel
  • fix removed some obsolete admin side code

Version: 1.0 Alpha #2 / december 15 2015

  • new ratings panel has views for objects rated status
  • new ratings panel shows number of votes with rating
  • new wp rest api addon: format and cleanup of items output
  • edit posts addon: new post types set to hidden by default
  • fix wp rest api addon: issue with parameters validation

Version: 1.0 Alpha #1 / december 14 2015

  • new first pre-release version