How to embed reviews in WordPress?
Detailed instructions on how to setup EmbedReviews in your WordPress website
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Written by Laze Trajkov
Updated over a week ago

The EmbedSocial platform supports WordPress, and in the tutorial below, we will show you how to embed reviews in WordPress.

The EmbedReviews platform provides two options to display your reviews on a WordPress website.

  • Embed reviews with a javascript code

  • Embed reviews with a shortcode

Option 1:  Embed reviews with a javascript code

The first and easiest option is to embed the default javascript code.

After you generate your reviews in your EmbedReviews account, you will need to copy the provided code from your Reviews Feed as shown below.

Once you have the code go to WordPress.

  1. Choose and Edit the page where you want to add the reviews on

2. Click the + button in the new editor

3. Choose Shortcode or Custom HTML

4. Make sure to click Save once you're done.

Option 2.  Embed reviews with a shortcode

To display reviews on WordPress websites with the help of shortcodes, first, you will need to Install the official EmbedSocial WordPress plugin

To install and activate the EmbedSocial plugin, follow the steps below.

  • Log in to your WordPress admin, navigate to Plugins

  • Click the button Add new

  • Type EmbedSocial in the search field

  • Once the result is displayed click Install now and then click Activate

Open your Reviews Feed, click on the Find CMS instructions link and under WordPress, copy the shortcode as highlighted below.

Once you have the code go back to your WordPress Page and paste the shortcode into the Shortcode block as highlighted below.

That's it!

Make sure you click Save once you're done.

And here's a previews of how you reviews widget will looks like on your WordPress page.

For detailed step by step tutorial, watch the video below:

If you have any questions or need more help, please feel free to reach out and chat with us or send us an email at

Also, If you feel like you need a demo of our product, with our EmbedSocial account managers, please click the Calendly link, and schedule one!


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