Election Setup - Ballot Page

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Ballot Page Overview

Setting up the ballot
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Ballot Information and Instructions

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Personalizing your Notices and Ballots with Variables

Add custom information ballots and notices
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Ballot Design — Attaching a File to Positions or Questions

Add a file or additional information to a ballot item
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Choosing the Right Voting System

An overview of plurality, approval, cumulative, preferential and scored voting
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Editing and Formatting Ballot Text

Options for ballot text
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Adding Multiple Questions on a Ballot

Vote for multiple items on the same ballot
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Candidate Profiles and Photos

Include candidate biographies, statements and qualifications
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Changing the Order of Questions on Your Ballot, or Candidates on Your Ballot Question

Rearrange the ballot question order
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Ballot Design — Adding Multiple Candidates to a Ballot Question

Add all candidates to your ballot item at once
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Allowing Voters to Abstain on a Ballot

Allow your voters to choose not to vote on ballot items
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Ballot Question Settings

Display ballot choices in random order, ask for comments or allow abstentions
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Allowing Write-Ins

Allow voters to submit their own choices
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Ballot Voter Instructions

Disable default voter instructions and create your own!
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Ballot Design — Ask for Comments

Allow voters to leave comments
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Ballot Design — Free Form Response & Comments

Allow voters to make comments on ballot items
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Adding Your Logo to the Ballot

Customize the ballot with your organization's logo
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Hide or Change Administrator Contact Details on the Confirmation Page

How to remove administrator information
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Running a Survey with the "Scored" Voting System

Create survey questions with scored voting
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Cumulative Voting Setup

Also known as multi-voting, dot-voting, or split voting
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Ballot Design — Slates

Approve or reject a list of candidates
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Ballot Design — Bylaw Amendments or Article Changes

ElectionBuddy is designed to be usable for bylaw amendments or article changes!
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Ballots — Multiple Vacancies for One Position

Elect more than one candidate for a position
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Ballot Design — Setting Up a Ratification Vote for Unopposed Candidates

Approve or Reject a Single Candidate
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Sample Ballot Questions - Union Vote

Common ballot items - Unions
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Sample Ballot Questions - Homeowner's Associations

Common ballot questions - HOAs
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