1. From your admin panel, go to Components -> Polls.
2. Select the New icon at the top.
3. Give your poll a title and set the voting options.
4. Select Save when finished.
5. Now that the poll has been saved, we need to Publish it to your site. To do this, select Extensions -> Module Manager.
6. Select New at the top.
7. Find the Poll option and click Next at the top.
8. Enter the same title you selected earlier for your poll, change Show Title to No, and select your poll name from the drop down menu on the right .
9. Select Save at the top when finished and your poll will now be on your frontpage.