How to Create then Close a Poll
INITIATE THE POLL
Create a new topic just as you normally would;
Enter any instructions, descriptions and/or photos you wish to appear under the actual poll;
Towards the bottom of the screen & under “Post a Poll” put a tick next to “Yes post a poll with this thread”;
Enter the number of options you would like in your poll. The maximum is 10;
Click “Submit New Thread”.
SETTING UP THE POLL ITSELF
You should now be presented with the Poll screen;
Enter your question in the Poll Question box;
If you need to edit the number of questions in the poll you can do so on this screen;
Make sure there is NO TICK on “Make Votes Public” to ensure that voting is anonymous;
Enter the number of days you would like the poll to run for.
To see how your poll will look, click on Preview Poll. When you are satisfied with it, press “Submit New Poll”.
That’s it! Well done!