Sometimes you have a question you need answered and you just can’t make a decision on your own. This is a good time to use a social polling tool where you can create customized questions and then let your family, friends, and even total stranger vote on the answers and share comments. It’s an easy way to get input on any of your decisions, large or small. Check out our list of the best iPhone apps for social polls.
The best iPhone apps for social polls
17 Aug 2017, by Cherry Mae Torrevillas
Response lets you create polls and leave comments on other people’s polls completely anonymously. Don’t be afraid to ask or answer provocative questions. The app is full of interesting content, you can turn comments on or off, you will enjoy total anonymity, and you can ask questions and answer polls about practically anything. The user interface is clear and well-laid-out and the design is intuitive. You can send five polls a day. Want to ask users’ preference about Coke vs Pepsi? Maybe you would like to know if people prefer dogs or cats. Ask!
- Compare your opinion to what others think
- Ask up to five questions a day
- Answer other users’ questions
- Ask and answer anonymously
- People have no reason to lie
all Politics is the app you need if you want 2016 U.S. Presidential Election polls, results, and news in addition to world political news. You’ll get left and right talk radio, political views and news from Washington Hill, political cartoons and satire, election news from the 2016 Presidential election, live democrat and republican discussions, and aggregated and original news from Fox, MSNBC, Politico, and more. See live discussions, listen to political podcasts, receive notifications when new political news events happen, and stay on top of everything political in the country.
- Election polls, results, and news
- World political news
- Left and right talk radio
- Live discussions
- Political podcasts
Bedloo Voting is a fun voting app that allows you to make and vote on two-choice questions with music, questions, and videos. To vote, just swipe the “vs” circle to the right or left. Your vote will be instantly counted and available to share over your favorite social media platforms. You can invite your friends, browse through suggested users, receive notifications when someone votes or comments on your questions, enable privacy settings, and choose interests so you get a customized feed. You can also see voter stats on each Bedloo question for free.
- Choose your interests for a customized feed
- Vote on two-choice questions
- Swipe the “vs” circle right or left to vote
- Create questions
- Browse suggested users
VoteUp allows users to vote on anything from the most insignificant activity to largescale global events. Even if your friends don’t have this app, you can send them a text so that they can vote on whatever your poll question is. You can also share your poll question on Social Media and get even more votes. The voting process takes a few seconds and creating a poll doesn’t take much longer than that. You don’t need to create an account to use this app. This simple concept can really save you and your friends a lot of hassle. Create a poll, take the votes and get your results.
- Create a poll question for others to vote on
- Can be used even if voters don’t have the app
- Share poll questions on social media
- Takes a few seconds to vote
- No accounts are needed to use this app
Pyne is like a speed-dating app combined with a Buzzfeed quiz. It lets you ask any questions, offer your opinion, and learn new viewpoints and ideas. You can add photos to any question; direct your questions to girls, guys, or anyone; follow your favorite users; grow your follower base; see information in a pie chart; and add comments to questions. The best questions earn a spot on the Leaderboard. It’s fast and easy to create polls, stay in touch with your friends and followers, and discuss results.
- Ask any questions
- Offer your opinion
- Add photos to any question
- See info in a pie chart
- Easy-to-use social poll app
Surveys On The Go will pay you for your opinions. Major political campaigns, jury trials, and Fortune 500 companies need to hear your side and the app will pay you cash for it. You will get between one quarter and $5 in cash for your opinions (typically around $1). You can quickly take surveys and you will get notifications when there are paid surveys waiting for you. You can score outdoor billboards and graphics, rank consumer or political videos or advertising, and give your opinions about major issues going on today. Your personal information is never traded or sold so it’s safe and easy to earn money.
- Get paid cash for your opinions
- Earn between $0.25 and $5 per survey
- Get a notification when there is a paid survey waiting
- Most surveys take only a few minutes
- Your privacy is ensured
Three Cents allows you to quickly and easily create polls and receive opinions instantly. Friends can answer from Facebook, Twitter, SMS, or email if they don’t have the app. Build your polls using content from TripAdvisor, iTunes, Rotten Tomatoes, Yelp, and more. Control your audience with private or public polls and explore polls created by other users. Use the app to ask where to meet, drink, or eat using Yelp locations; get opinions on what to watch using Rotten Tomatoes Movies; and gather feedback about what outfit to wear using photos from your
- Quickly and easily create polls
- Gather feedback from users instantly
- Build polls using content from several sites
- Control your audience with private or public polls
- Free iPhone app for social polls
Wonder Polls has a lot of users and thousands of fun polls for you to answer in addition to Would You Rather-type questions. You can ask your own polls and then share them to have your friends anonymously answer. You also have the option to create polls that only those in your local area can answer. You can create a poll with any question you want, share your polls with friends or anyone to answer, see instant results, and chat with people in the comments section of any poll. There are some crazy questions here, so it’s good for a laugh.
- Boost your poll once you submit it
- See instant results
- Ask any question you want
- See some crazily fun questions and answers
- Create polls only those in your area can answer
Straw is a troll-free polling app you can use to get opinion and advice from friends, followers, and complete strangers using the StrawCast feature. Ask a question using text or photos, choose where to post your poll, and you will get instant results sent to you in real-time straight to your phone. Using StrawCast you can also see and vote on other publicly broadcast polls from anywhere in the world and follow your favorite users. You can request notifications when your favourite topics when you run out of polls to vote on, you can ask for notifications for when polls you voted on are finished so you can see the final results, and more.
- Ask questions and add voting options
- Manage and edit polls you create
- Post to friends or the world
- View and share results
- Get notifications for when polls end so you can see results
Whether you are looking for feedback from customers or want advice about your dating life, Vote Frenzy allows you to post your own polls and provide possible answers to get the opinion of your social network. This app also lets you post a photograph with your question, and include tags, categories, and location for your poll to make it easy for people to find and answer your question. You can choose to receive push notifications each time there is activity on your question.
- Post your own polls
- Include photos with the poll
- Add a tag, category, and location (optional)
- Push notifications
- Free and lightweight app