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How To: Create A Poll Within A Group on LinkedIn

Here’s a really neat feature we discovered on LinkedIn this morning – as a member of a group on LinkedIn, you can now start a poll amongst your group members as well as a discussion. So now if you want to get a real debate going within a group and ask fellow opinion on a particular topic, group members can respond to your discussion in poll format really simply and easily by selecting their answer. Done and done.

So, here’s how to do it:

  1. Log in to LinkedIn and go in to your chosen group. How To: Create a Poll in a LinkedIn Group - Step 1
  2. At the top of the group main page, you’ll see above the Discussion box “Discussion” and “Poll”. Fairly obvious, click “Poll”.How To: Create a Poll in a LinkedIn Group - Step 2
  3. Ask your poll question and add your responses (limited to 40 characters per option)How To: Create a Poll in a LinkedIn Group - Step 3
  4. Specify your date range that you’d like this poll to be conducted within, and click Share

Simples!

Have you used this feature yet? What do you think of it?

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