View Full Version : a poll

2003-Oct-17, 12:46 PM
how do you create a poll in the forums?

2003-Oct-17, 05:00 PM
Only the moderators can create Polls right now. My experience with other forums is that Polls seem to just take over the forum so that every second thread is a Poll. I wanted to avoid that, so I'm restricting the polls; however, if you want one, give your idea to Kashi or Josh and they might like the idea enough to put it up.

Guest_Dave Mitsky
2003-Oct-17, 05:12 PM
IMO, that is a very good policy to follow, Fraser.

Dave Mitsky

2003-Oct-17, 09:27 PM
But Fraiser, isn't my favoritte planet or moon string a poll.
I sort of thought it was, with the additional oppertunity to add one's own comments too.
I might add it's one of the friendliest forum strings going as well.

2003-Oct-17, 10:54 PM
It's a fine line between poll and conversation. I'd prefer conversations and avoid the voting. If I need to make decisions based on the opinions on my readers than I'll probably do a poll. "Should I add this feature?", etc.