Polly Help in Slack

Creating recurring polls

Authoring from Slack

To get started: /polly your question here

OR

/polly "Your question" "Voting Option A" "Voting Option B"

To target a specific channel (or members of that channel) initiate the /polly command in that channel. You should see some instructions appear (image below). Choose the recurring frequency of the question from the drop-down menu.

schedule polly poll dropdown menu

Then choose from the following options. Select Submit via DM if you want users to get a notification when sending this poll out.

recurring poll slack polly

Authoring from the web UI

To author a recurring poll from the web head over to the authoring page and fill out the form.

  • Choose the appropriate channel from the drop-down
  • Choose to make the question recur, and choose the frequency and time settings.
  • Add your question, customize any options, and you’re good to go!