Sandy Harden

Sandy Harden

Sandy Harden loves working at SurveyPlanet. She enjoys spending her free time at the beach or with her puppy Blanca.

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When are Surveys an Appropriate Method of Research?

When are Surveys an Appropriate Method of Research?

With so many different methods of research, how do you know if a survey is the right method for you? Surveys can be used for everything from understanding the market to learning how happy employees are at work. If you need an effective way to conduct research, an online survey is a perfect choice.

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Why You Need a Free Survey Creator
  • 5 min read
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Why You Need a Free Survey Creator

If you haven’t tried using a free online survey creator before, now is the time. Online surveys are perfect for students, professionals, big brands, and even individuals to use for daily life scenarios. Survey creators are convenient, easy and secure to use.

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How to Use Surveys in Everyday Life
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How to Use Surveys in Everyday Life

Did you know that online surveys aren’t just for use in the workplace or school? There are lots of different ways you can use online surveys in your everyday life! Discover the possibilities you can create with SurveyPlanet.

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Tips for Creating the Best Survey
  • 6 min read
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Tips for Creating the Best Survey

Your survey always has room for improvement. Find out what types of questions to ask, what types of questions to avoid and other helpful tips for creating the most effective survey. The more effective the survey, the better the insights you will gain.

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Why Choose SurveyPlanet?
  • 5 min read
  • Survey

Why Choose SurveyPlanet?

SurveyPlanet offers more free features than any other online survey platform. We allow free users to create an unlimited number of surveys, ask an unlimited number of questions and send their surveys to an unlimited number of participants.

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What is a Survey and What Types of Surveys are Qualitative vs. Quantitative?
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What is a Survey and What Types of Surveys are Qualitative vs. Quantitative?

If you’re new to the world of creating surveys, you might have a few questions about what a survey is and different types of surveys. At SurveyPlanet, we give you the tools you need to create any survey. We also want to help you understand how to create better surveys that serve your distinct purposes. Read below to learn more about surveys and what makes them qualitative vs. quantitative. What is a Survey?A survey is a method that gathers information from a select sample of people. You then use the responses from surveys to gain insights and data that enable you to draw conclusions about a subject. In a survey, the sample size represents a larger population. There

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What Makes a Bad Survey Question?

What Makes a Bad Survey Question?

You might think that any survey question is a good one because it’s helping you to gain valuable insight from your respondents. But it’s important to ask the right questions. When respondents take a survey filled with good questions, they are more likely to have an enjoyable experience and finish the survey. When a respondent comes across one or several bad survey questions, it might rub them the wrong way and even cause them to click away from your survey. Below are examples of bad survey questions you should avoid using. Leading QuestionsLeading questions are questions that use bias language to influence the participant’s answer selection. The problem with leading questions is that the question might seem

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Surveys vs. Questionnaires: Your Ultimate Guide

Surveys vs. Questionnaires: Your Ultimate Guide

You might wonder if a survey is the same thing as a questionnaire. Don’t worry; you’re not alone! Although they seem similar, surveys and questionnaires are two quite different things. Before you start building out your next survey or questionnaire on SurveyPlanet, learn what makes each unique and then decide which one works best for your objective. SurveysA survey is a series of questions a company or organization asks to gain insight or data from a set of respondents. Survey questions are typically closed-ended with few short-form answers. Surveys sometimes include question branching, which takes survey users to specific questions based on their previous answers. Question branching helps to ensure the company is collecting as customized, relevant data

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What Do I Do With My Survey Responses?

What Do I Do With My Survey Responses?

Congratulations, you just finished collecting responses from your survey! Now what? Gathering responses was only the first step. Not only does SurveyPlanet make creating surveys easy, but also exporting and interpreting the data. Learn what to do with your survey responses after you collect them with our tips below. Clean Your DataBefore you start diving deep into data analysis, it’s important to clean out your data. Cleaning your data eliminates any outliers that may throw off your final results. It also helps ensure all your data is relevant and from a real person, not a bot. When combing through your answers, look out for the following warning signs: Fast Completion Times – You should know the average time it takes

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Market Research 101: What Questions Should You Be Asking?
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Market Research 101: What Questions Should You Be Asking?

Before you launch your next product or business, it’s important to take the time to complete some marketing research. Market research will tell you what competitors are doing, and if your ideas are profitable. An essential part of market research is figuring out your target audience, which will help you create an effective marketing strategy. While there are lots of different components of market research, the most important is asking the right questions. SurveyPlanet is here to help you do just that. Read through our guide and learn what types of market research questions you should be asking your audience. Primary ResearchBefore we dive into specific questions you should ask, it’s important to grasp the main concepts of

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