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How do I create a poll?
Posted by The Team at Mindmatrix on 10 September 2015 04:50 AM

How do I create a poll? 

Step 1: Click to expand “Setup” menu and click sub-menu “Asset Management”. Then click “Templates”.

 

 

Step 2: Click on “Web”.

 

Step 3: Click on “Create”.

 

Step 4: You will receive a pop-up asking whether you want to personalize the web template, click on “Go”.

 

Step 5: Enter the details in “info”.

 

Step 6: Enter the details in “data”.

 

Step 7: Go to “Web Editor” and click to expand “Add” menu and click “Poll”.

 

Step 8: Enter the details in “Poll Question and Settings”.

1) Question: Enter the question here.

2) Option: Select the options here.

You can also edit the option by clicking on the icon “B”. Click on “Update” to update the edits.

3) Associate to a field: Select a contact field where you want the poll entered to be stored.

4) After Submit: Select the message that you want the customer to view after entering the poll.

For e.g. The below mentioned options are a part of the result you want to view in the manner after the user takes the poll created by you.

i) If you have selected the option “Redirect URL” in “Poll Question and Settings”, your present URL will be redirected to the URL mentioned in the After Submit URL section.

 

ii) If you select the option “Thank You Message” in “Poll Question and Settings”, a thank you message will be shown after you submit your poll.

iii) If you select the option “Show Graph” in “Poll Question and Settings”, a graphical representation of the poll will be presented as a part of the result.

 

A) From here you can add an option (By default there are two options present). Click on “Save”.

 

Step 9: Click on “Done”.

Step 10: The poll question with the options are saved. The Size and Position, Formatting and Poll Property can be edited or deleted accordingly through Poll Object.

 

 

Size and Position:

Here you can change the size and position of the box from here.

Formatting:

Here you can change the formatting, i.e. the background color and border style.

Poll Property:

Here you can change the contact field and associate to the poll and select the “Thank you” message and “Submit” message from here.

 

Step 11: Click on “Save” and “Next”.

You have successfully created the template.

 

A URL will be generated which you can use to preview the template.

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Step 12: Click to expand the “Manage” menu and then click the “Web” sub-menu. Then click “Landing Page”.

 

Step 13: You can view the template created here. Click on “Customize”.

 

Step 14: Enter details in “info” and click “Next”.

Step 15: If you wish to edit anything, click on “Click to unlock design”.

 

 

Step 16: You can edit Size and Position, Formatting and Poll Property from here. Click “Save” and then “Next”.



You have successfully created the landing page.

 

A URL will be generated which can be used to preview the landing page.

 

How does the created poll work

 

Step 17: In this example, we created a poll question with three multiple choice options.

Step 18: Click on any one of the options given and then click “Submit”.

Step 19: A pop-up asking your email address will come up. Enter your email address and click “Save”.

Step 20: After submitting there are 3 options:

 

Option 1: If you have selected the option “Redirect URL” in “Poll Question and Settings”, the present URL will be redirected to the URL mentioned in the After Submit URL section.

 

Option 2: If you have selected the option “Thank you Message” in “Poll Question and Settings”, a thank you message will be shown after you submit your poll.

Option 3: If you have selected the option “Show Graph” in “Poll Question and Settings”, a graphical representation of the poll will be presented.

 

Using these you create and track a wide variety of polls.

 

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