Voting for "Dancing with the Stars" can be done by phone or online, through ABC.com or the "Dancing with the Stars" Facebook page. Votes can only be placed during specific times during the airing of the show.
Each contestant has a designated phone number for viewers to call and place their votes. To vote on ABC.com, registration with a user name and email address is required. There is also a Facebook-compatible app that can be used to vote. Phone voting is usually open from the beginning of each episode to an hour after the show ends, based on time zone. Online voting is usually open from the beginning of each episode and through the next day.