Tag Archives: Survey Software

Using Survey Software to Analyze Your Answers II

Posted on : October 26, 2017 - by :

This post continues our discussion on how you can use sophisticated survey software to analyze the answers you receive. In addition to giving you the choice of frequencies in various kinds of percentages when showing the answers to multiple-choice questions, more capable programs let you see various statistics. There are two kinds of statistics: descriptive Read More…

Modern Web Survey Software

Posted on : September 13, 2017 - by :

What makes web survey software modern is primarily the appearance of the pages it creates. Modern web pages almost always use cascading style sheets (CSS) to enhance their appearance. One trend in recent years has been to use flat buttons, rather than the 3-D appearing buttons that had been standard on the Internet until recently. Read More…

Weighting Your Sample with Survey Software II

Posted on : May 19, 2017 - by :

Our last blog discussed weighting.  Weighting is a technique that lets some people count more than others when determining overall responses.  The most common reason to do that is to make the percentages of certain kinds of people in your sample better match their percentages in the population your sample represents.  For example, you might Read More…

More Ways That Survey Questionnaire Software Can Help You Get High Quality Data

Posted on : August 15, 2015 - by :

An earlier blog post cited some ways in which high quality survey questionnaire software can help ensure that you get high quality data. These included randomizing question and answer choice order, limiting answer choices based on prior answers and designating particular answers, such as “none of the above,” as exclusive. This post describes some additional Read More…

Mixed Mode Survey Tools

Posted on : July 14, 2015 - by :

Most survey tools concentrate on one data collection mode, usually web surveys. There are some excellent reasons to give special consideration to a survey program that can help you with multiple data collection modes. The first is that using a tool that supports different data collection methods makes it easier for you to take on Read More…