Wepolls.com

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Wepolls.com
Wepolls.com Logo.jpg
Type Private
Founded May, 2011
Headquarters Phoenix, Arizona [1], United States
Area served Worldwide
Key people Craig Quiter, Co-Founder
Alexander Karandreas, Co-Founder
Robert Vinciguerra, CEO
Industry Social Network Service, Polling
Slogan(s) Make Your Voice Heard
Website Wepolls.com
Alexa rank negative increase 357,765 (June 2014)[2]
Advertising Google, AdSense
Registration Optional
(required to comment on content)
Available in English
Current status Active

Wepolls Is a social polling network launched on 1 May, 2011 with $10,000 in angel investments. [3] It is also marketed as a polling tool for Reddit.

Features[edit]

Wepolls allows any user to create a poll and share it on other social media outlets, such as Facebook, Reddit, Google+, and StumbleUpon. Website developers can also embed a Wepolls poll into any HTML page, similar to products developed by PollDaddy.

On the Wepolls social network, users gather based around beliefs. The site has the ability for a user to follow other users (like Twitter) or friend them (like Facebook).

Content delivery on Wepolls uses a feature called a "roll." [4] [5] The site's software suggests polls and comments to a user based on their voting patterns, and who they have friended or followed.

The use of a feature called the "blurb," users can also share videos, images, and websites.

2012 Republican Primaries[edit]

On 15 December, 2012 Wepolls hosted an "alternative" Republican Primary Debate between three national candidates often excluded from televised debates. These included Former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson, Former Louisiana Governor Buddy Roemer, and political activist Fred Karger. [6] [7] [8] [9] According to a vote by Wepolls users, Gary Johnson won the debate. [10]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Valley-based social poll website exploding in size". KTAR.com. Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  2. ^ "Wepolls.com Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 2014-06-03. 
  3. ^ "Wepolls.com Aims to Become Top Polling Social Network". OpenPR. Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  4. ^ "Wepolls.Com – a Social Poling Network with Something for Everyone". Yahoo! Voices. Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  5. ^ "What is “the Roll”? Why a Content Roll is Better than a Feed in Social Media". Posterous.com. Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  6. ^ "3TV Coverage of Wepolls Debate". YouTube. Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  7. ^ "Wepolls Debate Highlights". RevRob.com. Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  8. ^ "Wikipedia Republican Party Presidential Debates - Additional Events". Wikipedia. Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  9. ^ "Romney strategy flags, poll shows". USAToday.com. 2011-12-15. Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  10. ^ "Who do you think won the Wepolls Debate?". Wepolls.com. Retrieved 2012-04-16.