Setting user feedback system doesn’t require any paid plugin anymore. We are going to show you how to get user feedbacks on your articles in WordPress. I will discuss about some free WordPress plugins that you can use to achieve this. Let’s start!
Why Getting Quick Feedback is Important?
How do you measure how your contents are helping others if your readers don’t give any feedback? Getting user feedback is one of the most important thing you could do to engage your visitors with your website. If you are a Facebook user then you know well that who likes or react on your posts always don’t make any comments. So, if you want to know how was your readers reaction after going through your content then getting an easy feedback can help. Yes, as easy as telling yes or no.
Best Quick Feedback Plugins for WordPress
There are many free and paid plugins are available to enable quick feedback on your WordPress website. However, I am going to discuss some of the best Quick Feedback Plugins for WordPress. Best free quick feedback plugins are:
I will tell you, why I choose them as the best. Besides, I am going to show you how to install and configure these plugins as well. In the meantime, you can tweet this article to help your followers.
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1. Was This Helpful
“Was This Helpful?” is a simple article feedback plugin for WordPress. This is one of the most lightweight plugins to get readers feedback. This awesome plugin is developed by WaspThemes, who also developed the visual style editor for WordPress: YellowPencil.
The plugin is available for free to download from WordPress.org’s plugins repository. While I am writing this article, the plugin was updated 4 months ago and had 100+ active installations. It requires WordPress 4.0 or higher versions to work perfectly.
|Last updated:||4 months ago|
|WordPress Version||4.0 or higher|
|Tested up to||5.3.2|
- Lightweight and simple workflow.
- Ajax Rating
- Simple UI.
How to Configure Was This Helpful Plugin
Installing and configuring this plugin doesn’t require any advanced knowledge. The installation process is same to any other WordPress plugin. However, you can follow these steps to configure the plugin.
- Step 1: Install the plugin.
- Step 2: Activate the plugin.
- Step 3: Set post types where you want to appear a feedback at the end of the contents.
2. Launchpad Article Feedback
“launchpad article feedback” is another simple but advanced plugin to get user feedback on posts in WordPress. The primary difference with the above plugin is it can ask users written feedback if someone mark your article as not helpful.
This plugin is developed by Launchpad and last updated 10 months ago. According to WordPress.org, this plugin has 50+ active installations and require WordPress 3.0 or higher versions to perform as expected.
|Last updated||10 months ago|
|WordPress Version||3.0 or higher|
|Tested up to||5.2.5|
- Options to add “Was this article helpful?” at the End of the content.
- Options to add “Was this article helpful?” at the Start of the content.
- Options to add “Was this article helpful?” at the Start and End of the content.
- Email Address for the Feedback from users can be changed.
- Option to change Font Size and color for Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down Icon.
- Text “Was this article helpful?” can be changed according to users choice.
- Language Compatability.
Configure Launchpad Article Feedback Plugin
This plugin has a very simple UI and can be configured easily without any advanced skills with the following video. Watch the video below to see how to configure launchpad article feedback plugin on your WordPress site.
Getting user feedback has never been easier before! I recommend everyone to try these plugins on their blogs. If you found this article helpful, please provide a feedback.