I want to be able to write some reviews and graphically rate them with stars. I put together some transparent stars in Gimp and added a macro to dasBlog.
I’m going to rate this effort:
To get this effect, I simply wrote $stars(4.5).
(And I had to carefully construct the previous sentence so that dasBlog wouldn’t invoke the stars macro.)
I’m hardnosed. I rarely give 5/5 to anything. I don’t really expect to need the half stars, but I may want that fine control at some point.
To use this in your own blog, download the zipfile of star images.
Copy 5star*.gif to your blog’s images directory. The *.xcf files are Gimp source files.
Add the following line to the