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Create a poll in Slack
How to start a poll and collect responses in Slack so your team can vote on ideas and give feedback. What you'll learn in 2 minutes or less: Survey teammates using a polling app from the Slack App Directory, or create a quick and informal poll in a message.
Go for it!
Install an app like
Polly or Simple Poll from the Slack App Directory. If you'd rather set up a poll in a message, follow the instructions below.
to start a message that sets up your poll. compose button Choose emojis for each voting option and add them to the message using
so they are easier to read. blockquote formatting Send your message. If you add one emoji reaction for each option, it’s simpler for others to add their vote.
Wait for teammates to vote with their emoji reactions!
Here's an example of what your poll could look like:
Learn more: Watch our video for more ways to use emoji reactions to get work done.