en WordPress.com Forums › Widgets Can I put a Poll in my sidebar? Author Posts October 10, 2011 at 11:00 am #725241 joelyroelyMember Is there any way I can put a poll in my sidebar? With a widget? The blog I need help with is quirkymonkey.wordpress.com. October 10, 2011 at 12:28 pm #725406 joelyroelyMember I don’t understand what you’re saying :S could you explain any other way please? October 10, 2011 at 12:54 pm #725413 tunnelcrossingMember Survey Daddy asked if I wanted my poll in my sidebar on their screen, and Hotmail. October 10, 2011 at 12:55 pm #725415 joelyroelyMember I use the PollDaddy one thats on this site but it hasn’t asked if I want it in my sidebar :( October 10, 2011 at 1:33 pm #725429 panaghiotisadamMember Polls > All Polls: hover under poll name, click “Embed & Link”, copy WordPress shortcode, paste in Text widget. October 10, 2011 at 1:44 pm #725438 joelyroelyMember I tried that but it doesn’t come up with anything. The space where it should be is just blank. October 10, 2011 at 1:47 pm #725440 panaghiotisadamMember That’s because you tried to put the same poll you’ve got in one of your latest posts. A poll can only show up in one place: if you need it in the sidebar, you must remove it from the post. October 10, 2011 at 1:56 pm #725446 joelyroelyMember Oooooooh thanks!! :D Great help, yay! October 10, 2011 at 2:04 pm #725455 panaghiotisadamMember You’re welcome! November 15, 2011 at 7:28 pm #725614 sportroomMember how to edit the size of the poll window, mine its too big i need to reduce the size November 15, 2011 at 8:05 pm #725615 panaghiotisadamMember Dashboard sidebar > Polls > All Polls: hover over poll title, click Edit, click “Narrow”, click Save Poll. Author Posts The topic ‘Can I put a Poll in my sidebar?’ is closed to new replies.