March 10, 2014
Write-in Candidate

Accurate Write-ins

A write-in candidate is a candidate in an election whose name does not appear on the ballot, but for whom voters may vote nonetheless by writing in the person’s name. Simply Voting always supported write-ins as a feature but election organizers would have to deal with voters specifying fictional characters […]
February 24, 2014
Election Results

Voting Results Made Clear

Today we introduced several improvements to the way voting results are reported: Sorted By Votes Voting options (i.e. the candidates or choices to select on the ballot) are now sorted by the number of votes they received rather than alphabetically. This makes it much easier to determine who has won. […]
February 5, 2014
Usability

Usability Enhancements

We recently made several changes to the Election Manager to make it easier to use: Importing Electors When you import elector data, there is now a check-box to indicate that the first row of data contains column headers. If the box is checked, the first row will be ignored. Hopefully […]
January 10, 2014
Social Network

Let’s stay in touch

Today we launched this company blog and our company pages on 4 social networks to boot! Our goal is twofold. First of all, we have things to tell you. We want you to know about improvements to the voting system and tips we have on running successful elections. Second, we […]