The Rating feature allows members to share their opinion on the quality or usefulness of select content types. Rating is done through a five-star system, with five stars being the best. Ratings provides quick feedback about content to the publisher and allows people to quickly gauge whether or not they want to read published content based on other people’s ratings.

A contents information panel contains its rating.


The following content types support ratings:

  • Calendar events
  • Wiki Home articles

Rating is not supported on these content types:

  • Blog articles
  • Documents
  • Forum Topics
  • Microblog posts
  • Tasks
  • Wiki articles

Features and functionality

There are a few key features and functions to know about when using ratings in your workplace, including:

  • Enable/disable ratings: The rating feature can be enabled within Global Settings in the Control Panel.
  • Rating system: Users can only only provide one rating to content. Rating uses a 5 point system (You can hover over the stars to reveal the score associated with the star rating):
    • 1 star = Poor
    • 2 stars = Fair
    • 3 stars = Good
    • 4 stars = Excellent
    • 5 stars = Outstanding