What Is Poll Everywhere?“On the surface, Poll Everywhere is a simple text messagevoting application that works well for live audiences.People vote by sending text messages (or using Twitter) tooptions displayed on-screen. The poll that is embedded withinthe presentation or web page will update in real time.Advanced uses include texting comments to a presentation,texting questions to a presenter, web voting, and SMSinteractivity in print, radio, and TV.” Polleverywhere.com/faq
How Poll Everywhere Works
Why Use Poll Everywhere? It’s a free student response system Flexibility: patrons can respond through: SMS (texting) Computers with Internet access Mobile Internet devices Twitter accounts Multiple formats allow various kinds of polls: multiple choice, free response, and now goal
Even More Reasons! Results are posted in live real-time on the web Browse others’ polls and discover well-crafted questions that you can use Upgraded accounts can include: grade reporting response moderation custom keywords response segmentation
Library or School UsesSchool library/coursereview gamesProfessional conferencesBook polls for patronsPolls of patron usesSurvey of requestsOther ideas?
Getting Started: Sign up for a free account at polleverywhere.com
Create your poll in the popup box Type your question and it formats it as a multiple choice or open ended question automatically. Don’t like the auto-format? Change it! Or use a Goal Poll.
Make sure to start yourCustomized Options! poll when you’re done Poll example from “The Hub” http://www.yalsa.ala.org/thehub/pollsarchive/
Try it out!Poll example from “The Hub” http://www.yalsa.ala.org/thehub/pollsarchive/
MediagraphyAll images and screenshots from www.polleverywhere.comWhat is Poll Everywhere? Quote fromwww.polleverywhere.com/faqChallenged Books poll quoted from YALSA’s “The Hub”http://www.yalsa.ala.org/thehub/pollsarchive/This presentation was created for educational purposes only.No copyright infringement was intended.