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GD Topic Polls Pro 1.0: Horus

GD Topic Polls Pro is a brand new Dev4Press plugin for WordPress and bbPress for implementing user created polls in forum topics. The plugin is very easy to use and configure.

GD Topic Polls Pro adds one of more requested features for bbPress powered forums, polls in topics feature that is very popular with other forums software (like Xenforo, phpBB, Vanilla…). Polls┬ácan be created by any forum user when adding or editing topics, and you can control which user roles will get this capability. And, only registered and logged in users can vote in the poll. Visitors (not logged in users) can’t vote because there is no reliable way to track them and prevent duplicated votes.

Example of poll results
Example of poll results

When creating a new poll, the user needs to set the poll question and list of responses, with many more optional settings for description, poll closing terms, showing results, limit who can vote and more. Global plugin settings control various aspects of the integration with bbPress. And, the plugin also adds Topic Views for filtering topics that contain the poll.

Active poll form
Active poll form

To see the plugin in action, check out this introduction video:

There are already several new ideas for the plugin future development, and roadmap is already available on the plugin home page, but, if you have any more suggestions, please let me know.

Special Promotional Offer

For all users with active GD bbPress Toolbox Pro, GD Topic Prefix Pro or GD Knowledge Base Pro license, we are offering special 30% discount for purchase of GD Topic Polls Pro license. The offer is valid from the plugin Buy page until May 7, 2017 (10:00 UCT), and each user with the active license for GD bbPress Toolbox Pro, GD Topic Prefix Pro or GD Knowledge Base Pro can use this offer once.

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GD Topic Polls Pro
Enhance bbPress forums with topic polls

Implements polls system for bbPress powered forums, where users can add polls to topics, with a wide range of settings to control voting, poll closing, display of results and more.

About the author

Milan Petrovic
Milan Petrovic

CEO and Lead developer of Dev4Press Web Development company, working with WordPress since 2008, first as a freelancer, later founding own development company. Author of more than 250 plugins and more than 20 themes.

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