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Poll Lite


With this plugin you can add one or more polls to your site. This can be done by pasting the shortcode of a poll in pages, posts or sidebar. For more features get the Poll FULL version.


  1. Upload poll-lite from the plugin panel or unzip the file and upload the folder poll-lite to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins panel in WordPress
  3. Go to Settings->Poll to set your preferences
  4. Add polls from the Polls panel (in the left column of your admin page, like Pages, Posts etc.)
  5. Paste the shortcode where you want to display the poll

If you get errors or it does not work, check the poll-lite plugin folder permissions. They should be 755.
Plugin requires php 5.2

Contributors & Developers

“Poll Lite” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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  • Fixed some warnings showing with WordPress 3.3
  • Hidden unused fields in the poll add/edit page


  • First stable release