Twitter users will soon be able to poll their followers without having to rely on crude tallying mechanisms.
Twitter Polls are rolling out over the next few days on iOS, Android, and desktop web browsers. This will allow anyone to create a question and two possible answers, along with a timeframe for responses.
While Twitter says it has previously offered a few different polling methods, these were clumsy hacks at best. For instance, some polls instructed users to Retweet for one choice and Favorite for another, while others created a hashtag under which users were supposed to type out their responses.