The Polling Feature
Whether you want to conduct a quick lunch menu poll or poll for political opinions, the function of a survey can be very useful. Some polls are instant polls taking the pulse of a group during a moment in time. Other polls are conducted over a period of time.
Generally speaking, polls within social networks are not academic surveys with checks and balances and ethical review. Rather, they are another way for members of the community to connect and contribute information.
Two popular poll tools ...