To create a new ballot, call the
newballot() action. Note that the account publishing the ballot must also be a member of the group they wish to publish the ballot under.
Ballot statuses describe the current stage of a ballot's lifecycle. All new ballots begin with the
Ballot is being drafted.
Ballot is currently open for voting.
Ballot is closed and final results have been rendered.
Ballot was cancelled, awaiting deletion.
Ballot is currently archived and can't be deleted.
Voting Methods describe how a ballot will react to voters with different token balances. One method splits a voter's balance among all of their selections, and another casts their full balance on each selection, for example.
Raw Token Weight
Transformed Weight Per Selection
Every voter gets 1 whole token vote, regardless of account balance. Zero balances don't count.
1.00 TEST Each
Raw token weight is applied to each option selected.
3.00 TEST Each
Raw token weight is split among all selections.
1.00 TEST Each
Raw weight is split among selections and each weight squared. At ballot closure each option's total will be square-rooted
9.00 TEST Each
Raw weight is square-rooted and split among selections.
Ballots have a range of settings that further alter their behavior.
Marks as a light ballot.
Allows revoting on the ballot.
Considers voter's liquid balance into vote weight.
Considers voter's staked balance into vote weight.
Name of ballot.
Ballot category name.
Account that published the ballot.
Tweet-length ballot description.
Link or hash of external content.
Treasury that ballot belongs to.
Name of selected voting method.
Minimum ballot selections allowed on a vote.
Maximum ballot selections allowed on a vote.
Map of Ballot Options and their current vote tallies.
Number of voters who participated on ballot.
Number of delegates who participated on ballot.
Total number of raw tokens cast on ballot.
Number of expired vote receipts that have been cleaned.
Map of setting names and on/off states.
Time ballot voting is opened.
Time ballot voting closes.