Promote Content on Twitter

Krista Stevens

Polls, surveys, and quizzes, are nothing without audience participation! Did you know that Polldaddy makes it easy to promote your content to your Twitter followers? Here’s just how easy it is to expand your audience and increase user engagement by boosting participation in polls, surveys, and quizzes.

Posting a poll to Twitter

To post a link to your poll on Twitter, hover over the title of your poll in your dashboard, and click Embed:

Next, on the Embed pop-up, select Twitter:

If you’re not logged into Twitter, you will be asked to log in, or create a new Twitter account:

Once you’re logged into Twitter, you’ll see your poll’s title, along with a link to complete the poll, already populated for you within the new tweet box. You can change the tweet wording as you see fit. Click on Tweet to post your poll to your Twitter stream:

Posting a survey/quiz to Twitter

It’s easy to post a link to your survey or quiz to your Twitter stream. Here’s how:

Hover over the title of your survey or quiz in your dashboard, and click Embed:

On the Embed pop-up, select Direct Link:

Copy the link to your survey. Now, use your favorite URL shortener to shorten the link so that it fits nicely into a tweet. We use Google URL shortener:

Finally, log in to Twitter, compose your invitation to participate in your survey and paste in your shortened survey URL. For additional traffic, you may want to ask your Twitter followers to retweet your invitation:

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.