Manage Comments | Manage Site Comments

Managing the Comments left on your Site

In this section you can edit the Site Ratings & Comments, Shoutbox Comments, and your Hit Counters.

  1. Click Edit Site
  2. Click Site Settings
  3. Scroll down to the "Other Settings" option
  4. Click Manage Comments

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Tip: To edit your guestbook, forum, blog, video and photo comments, visit the specific app through the Site Editor.

Site Ratings & Comments

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Ratings & Comments can be added through the Extras option in the Site Builder.

  1. In the Site Builder click Extras
  2. Select the "Webs" tab in the Widget bank
  3. Click Ratings & Comments
  4. Choose one of the options
    - Ratings & Comments
    - Comments Only
    - Ratings Only
  5. Give the option a name and click "next"
    Note: you can only use letters and numbers in your ratings & comments name. Do not use spaces or international characters.
  6. Select who can comment and click "next"
  7. Select your Widget Settings and click "Insert this Widget"

Editing Ratings & Comments

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  • Name - The Name of the Ratings & Comments box.
  • Comments - Click the Edit icon under comments to remove specific comments. Or choose the option next to it to remove all the comments without deleting the Ratings & Comments box.
  • Average Rating - The average rating for that Ratings & Comments box.
  • Embed - Obtain the HTML code necessary to embed the Ratings & Comments box in other sites.
  • Configure - Use this option to change the commenting preferences.
  • Delete - Completely remove the Ratings & Comments box. Deleted boxes cannot be recovered!

Shoutbox Comments

Adding A Shoutbox

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A shoutbox is very similar to a chatroom. A shoutbox can be added through the Extras option in the Site Builder.

  1. In the Site Builder click Extras
  2. Select the "Webs" tab in the Widget bank
  3. Click Create a New Shoutbox
  4. Give the Shoutbox a name and click "Next"
    Note: you can only use letters and numbers in your shoutbox name. Do not use spaces or international characters.
  5. Choose your Shoutbox preferences and click "Save"
  6. Select the skin (color) for your shoutbox and click "Insert This Widget"

Editing A Shoutbox

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  • Shoutbox Name - The name of the shoutbox.
  • Comments - The number of comments in the shoutbox.
  • Configure - Edit the preferences for the shoutbox.
  • Empty - Delete all of the comments in the shoutbox without deleting the shoutbox.
  • Delete - Completely remove the shoutbox. Deleted shoutboxes cannot be recovered!

Hit Counters

Adding a Hit Counter

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Hit Counters count the number of times a specific page is hit. It is a great way to calculate and display how popular a page is. A Hit Counter can be added through the Extras option in the Site Builder.

  1. In the Site Builder click Extras
  2. Select the "Webs" tab in the Widget bank
  3. Click Counter
  4. Click "Create a New Counter"
  5. Insert the following information
    - Counter Name - you can only use letters and numbers in your counter's name. Do not use spaces or international characters.
    - Number of digits - the number of digits your counter will display
    - Initial Value - default is zero, but you can make your counter start at any number
    - Counter Style
  6. Scroll to the bottom and click "Submit"
  7. Click on the image of the counter to add it to your website

Editing Hit Counters

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  • Edit - Edit the counter name, number of digits, initial value and counter style.
  • Delete - Deletes the counter. Deleted counters cannot be recovered!
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