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FinalDestiny says

Well, just so I make myself clear, it’s not about the number of stars I’m interested in, I just want to know if that’s how they wanted to vote or they voted it by mistake, that’s what I want. I know it will change as soon as other people review it, but still…I feel bad:(

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rpopsilver says

Yes, people have nothing to do with the money and like to spend $50 to give one star…

Where do you live? In Switzerland?

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CodingJack says

Well, just so I make myself clear, it’s not about the number of stars I’m interested in, I just want to know if that’s how they wanted to vote or they voted it by mistake, that’s what I want. I know it will change as soon as other people review it, but still…I feel bad:(

Don’t feel bad. Lots of us have a bunch of 1 star ratings. They’re just balanced out over time with better ratings. So just be patient and just keep uploading awesome themes :)

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doru says

what percentage of this forum is about the ratings system?

someone should make a pie chart

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DryThemes says

what percentage of this forum is about the ratings system? someone should make a pie chart
Hahh doru :) I notice that as well.
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AurelienD says


what percentage of this forum is about the ratings system? someone should make a pie chart
Hahh doru :) I notice that as well.

It’s because this rating system is SOOO bad…

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Themico says

I don’t see the problem here. If user buy an item, he have full rights to vote 1 star as much as 5 stars. It is wrong only in case user buy to only lower/increase your rating – fake vote.

Time will show your real rating, be cool.

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FinalDestiny says

It does matter, a good selling theme that shows up 2 stars or 3 will make the buyers think twice before buying it. At least at the beginning, in the first 3-4-5 reviews. :(

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Themico says

It does matter, a good selling theme that shows up 2 stars or 3 will make the buyers think twice before buying it. At least at the beginning, in the first 3-4-5 reviews. :(

Rating is for rating, not a boost sales option for an author :) It will normalize soon, you will see. This is the risk you take in the competitive community.

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doru says

I don’t see the problem here. If user buy an item, he have full rights to vote 1 star as much as 5 stars. It is wrong only in case user buy to only lower/increase your rating – fake vote. Time will show your real rating, be cool.

no, the problem is not the freedom of buyers to rate how they want. We just want the rating system to be better than now

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