Use a full option polling solution to get the answers you need. YOP Poll is the perfect, easy to use poll plugin for your wordpress site.
UPDATE: Half the problem solved but good enough for now to restore 5 stars. THANK YOU!
I have one major issue that seems to crop up in the Polls. Every poll displays the Facebook Comments Plugin. I don't even have the FB Comments Plugin installed on my sight. But at the bottom of each poll, there's the Facebook Comments box.
How do I get rid of it?
My site is http://www.marriedheat.com if you want to take a look.
When this is resolved, 5 stars! Love the program but I need to get rid of the Facebook comments!
The plug-in error is probably a result of a conflict with another plug-in as I can see from the reviews that most people get it working. After I installed and activated this plug-in, my website no longer showed any content on either the front or the back-end (wp-admin pages). I had to go in through ftp and rename the folder to deactivate it, and I then uninstalled the plug-in.
Please take my review for what it is: One person's experience, and since it did not even work, I could not give it any other rating.
However, I also acknowledge the time that programmers put into developing these plugins, and as there are soooo many wordpress plugins I can see how conflicts like this can easily happen.
Generally, when I look for plugins, I look at the one-star ratings and base my decision on the developer's responses. If they engage, then they care. And were I to rate this plugin on that criteria, the developer of YOP would receive a much higher rating.
Should really consider simplicity! May be full of options but too much just to get a simple poll up! uninstalled!
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The plugin works like a charm and the support is perfect! The best choice for everyone polls.
The plugin only allows a one question poll unless you upgrade for $17.
Installation went fine but for example the widget is not coded to WordPress standards. Font sizes are quite different. Poll width is only 200 Pixels where as it should be auto to the parent container.
Thankfully it does remove its database entries on uninstall and there are quite a few of them for such a simple application.
Conceptually its not bad, however in practice of attempting use it the plugin is near useless. Perhaps it was written long before recent versions of WordPress.
The whole idea of WordPress is not to be constrained. If the plugin adhered to very simply standards (styling should always be nothing essentially or at least optional) it might be good, not $17 good but good.
It is also nagware constantly popping up a window with a modal box talking about the Pro Version. Funny that the Modal actually looks better than the plugin.
won't even add a new poll says no archive URL entered when it doesn't even have a field to add that!
ask for too many options to do something as simple as adding a new poll
perhaps the upgrade is worthwhile.
but every time you're halfway through creating a poll from the basis plugin, a popup tells you that feature is only available from the pro version and it doesn't allow you to go back without starting over!!! (yes, i'm yelling) maybe those smarter than i can figure it out but . . .
a complete waste of time unless you buy the pro (which i would probably have done, if i could only have sampled it first.
don't waste your time.
Triggered a bunch of fatal errors, can't activate it, can't delete it. Definetely not happy with it
There are very many configuration options which sometimes makes it a little difficult to find out what's going on.
As I'm stepping through the tests of my first poll however, I'm finding out that things seem to work excellently after a few tries.
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