How to use the rating block
Learn everything you need to know to use the rating block in your forms.
When to use
Use the rating block to let your respondents select a rating on the scale you provide them. The scale can have various shapes (like stars, hearts, thumbs) and various steps.
How to use
Add a new block to your form and then select the question type
Rating. You can now customize this block to your needs with the following features.
Each question block has basic features to present the block the way you need, for example
Help text. And most of the question blocks have common options, like the
More information about these basic features can be found in the help article about our form builder.
On top of those basic features, the rating block has the following advanced options:
By enabling the
Shapefeature, you can select the shape of the rating elements. You can choose from the list of shapes we provide.
By enabling the
Stepsfeature, you can determine the scale of your rating question. For example from 1 to 5, or from 1 to 10.
Logic is important to make your forms smart and conversational. The rating block can work with the following branch conditions to help you with that:
- Match the rating value selected.
- Value is equal to
- Value is not equal to
- Value is lower than
- Value is higher than
- Value is between
- Value is not between
- Value is empty;
- Value is not empty.
When we mention
your filter(s) above, there are some different filters that you can use to make the right comparison:
- Number - Compare with a fixed number that you enter;
- Value - Compare with another block value entered in the form by a respondent (more info).
You can use the calculator block to perform calculations with given answers. The rating block supports the following calculation operations:
- Current value - Supply a selected rating;
- Compare - Compare a rating and output a value based on the result of the comparison;
- Functions - Execute all kinds of mathematical functions to a rating.