<header class='header text-center'>
    <h2>Rating Widget</h2>
  <p>A simple star rating widget with <b>jQuery</b> and <b>FontAwesome</b> icons.</p>
</header>

<section class='rating-widget'>
  
  <!-- Rating Stars Box -->
  <div class='rating-stars text-center'>
    <ul id='stars'>
      <li class='star' title='Poor' data-value='1'>
        <i class='fa fa-star fa-fw'></i>
      </li>
      <li class='star' title='Fair' data-value='2'>
        <i class='fa fa-star fa-fw'></i>
      </li>
      <li class='star' title='Good' data-value='3'>
        <i class='fa fa-star fa-fw'></i>
      </li>
      <li class='star' title='Excellent' data-value='4'>
        <i class='fa fa-star fa-fw'></i>
      </li>
      <li class='star' title='WOW!!!' data-value='5'>
        <i class='fa fa-star fa-fw'></i>
      </li>
    </ul>
  </div>
  
  <div class='success-box'>
    <div class='clearfix'></div>
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    <div class='text-message'></div>
    <div class='clearfix'></div>
  </div>
  
  
  
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/* Rating Star Widgets Style */
.rating-stars ul {
  list-style-type:none;
  padding:0;
  
  -moz-user-select:none;
  -webkit-user-select:none;
}
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  display:inline-block;
  
}

/* Idle State of the stars */
.rating-stars ul > li.star > i.fa {
  font-size:2.5em; /* Change the size of the stars */
  color:#ccc; /* Color on idle state */
}

/* Hover state of the stars */
.rating-stars ul > li.star.hover > i.fa {
  color:#FFCC36;
}

/* Selected state of the stars */
.rating-stars ul > li.star.selected > i.fa {
  color:#FF912C;
}
$(document).ready(function(){
  
  /* 1. Visualizing things on Hover - See next part for action on click */
  $('#stars li').on('mouseover', function(){
    var onStar = parseInt($(this).data('value'), 10); // The star currently mouse on
   
    // Now highlight all the stars that's not after the current hovered star
    $(this).parent().children('li.star').each(function(e){
      if (e < onStar) {
        $(this).addClass('hover');
      }
      else {
        $(this).removeClass('hover');
      }
    });
    
  }).on('mouseout', function(){
    $(this).parent().children('li.star').each(function(e){
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    });
  });
  
  
  /* 2. Action to perform on click */
  $('#stars li').on('click', function(){
    var onStar = parseInt($(this).data('value'), 10); // The star currently selected
    var stars = $(this).parent().children('li.star');
    
    for (i = 0; i < stars.length; i++) {
      $(stars[i]).removeClass('selected');
    }
    
    for (i = 0; i < onStar; i++) {
      $(stars[i]).addClass('selected');
    }
    
    // JUST RESPONSE (Not needed)
    var ratingValue = parseInt($('#stars li.selected').last().data('value'), 10);
    var msg = "";
    if (ratingValue > 1) {
        msg = "Thanks! You rated this " + ratingValue + " stars.";
    }
    else {
        msg = "We will improve ourselves. You rated this " + ratingValue + " stars.";
    }
    responseMessage(msg);
    
  });
  
  
});


function responseMessage(msg) {
  $('.success-box').fadeIn(200);  
  $('.success-box div.text-message').html("<span>" + msg + "</span>");
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