If you are searching for something in Google or Yahoo, the WOT addon will proactively provide you with a rating for each of the links that are returned from your search results.
What types of warning levels are there?
There are 5 reputation levels that you should know.
- Very poor reputation – Don’t click on the link danger ahead!
- Poor reputation – Enter at your won risk!
- Unsatisfactory reputation – This site had a less than safe rating
- Good reputation – You may enter this site as it has been rated safe
- Excellent reputation – You may enter this site knowing the WOT community highly rated it!
There are 4 categories that make up the overall rating: Trustworthiness – Vendor Reliability – Privacy – Child Safety
Screen shots of ratings from links returned from search results:
This link is unrated
Very poor reputation rating (A lighter red rating would be rated poor)
Excellent rating (A lighter or lime green rating would be rated good)