Creating a Poll in Magento 1.6

Magento 1.6 has the ability to post a question on your website so your visitors can answer it. This is a good way to see if your customers like or dislike something on your website, or even determine out of a list of options what your customers preferences are. You can add or create a new poll to your Magento 1.6 shopping cart in the Magento Admin Backend.

  1. Log into your Mageneto Admin Panel
  2. Go to CMS ->> Polls
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  4. Click “Add New Poll
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  6. Fill in the “Poll Question” and change the status to “Open
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  8. Click “Poll Answers” and then click “Add New Answer
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  10. Fill in the “Answer Title” and “Votes Count
  11. Repeat the last two steps for every option in your answer
  12. Click “Save Poll

If you need further assistance please feel free to ask a question on our Support Center.

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  • Hi,

    Im new to this magnento programming and i would like to ask wheter i can create a poll where the question poll is set by me and the answer are based on the user. For exampel

    Poll Information :what is your favourite color?

    Poll Answer :<–( In this section i wont enter any information so that the user can enter any answer they want rather than i prepare a group of color’s.) Is there any way i can do ?

    • Unfortunately, Magento doesn’t have any built-in functionality to do so, however, a developer may be able to custom code this for you.

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