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:
Textfeature for the name/title of this block.
Descriptionfeature to add a description to this block.
Imagefeature to add an image to this block.
- Help text
Help textfeature to add a help text to this block.
By default the rating is showed in stars shape. Enable the
Shapefeature to select the shape of the rating.
By default the rating has 5 steps. Enable the
Stepsfeature to determine the scale of your rating question. For example from 1 to 10.
By default this block is not required to fill out by your respondents. Enable the
Requiredfeature to make this block required to fill out.
By default this block is visible in your form. Enable the
Visibilityfeature to hide it for your respondents.
By default the name/title of this block will be used in your dataset. Enable the
Aliasfeature to use a different name in your dataset.
By default the collected data of this block will be stored to the dataset of each result. Enable the
Exportabilityfeature to take control over the storage. You can then include/exclude the data from your dataset. Please note that if you exclude data from the dataset you can never see and/or use the given answers from your respondents to this block, because the data is simply not stored at all.
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.