Find the Best Survey Software Solution
What is the best survey software solution on the market today? There is certainly not one direct answer to this question, and there is certainly no cookie-cutter solution that will fit everyone’s needs. The key to finding the right survey software solution is to first evaluate your organization’s requirements. Finding the right survey solution is not as simple as focusing on simply the cheapest choice. After reviewing your organization’s needs, you may find that you don’t even need survey software at all.
There are many offerings out there that have surveys included in their total system that are ready to go, and you can simply register – often times for free – and start surveying your sample immediately. However, what if your needs are more complex, and you need a more advanced survey software solution – one that is a total system capable of design and administration, to data analysis and sophisticated reporting?
Update Now to the Latest Snap Survey Software Release 10.24
Snap Surveys has just released update 10.24 for Snap 10 Survey Software. If you are a current user, click here to update to this latest version. You will need your Install Code and Build Number to complete your update.
- You can find the installation number (in the form XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX) in the welcome pack sent with your copy of the survey software.
- The build number can be found by running te software, then clicking on Help | About. The build number (e.g. 9.19 for Snap 9 or 10.10 for Snap 10) is shown towards the top-left of the dialog.
If you haven’t updated your survey software lately, update to Snap 10.24 today! Continue reading
Measure the Success of Your Business with Surveys
Measuring the success of your business is simple, right? All you have to do is take a look at your products and services to determine how successful your business is in the eyes of the great majority. You may use sales as a factor to gauge success. However, there are different factors and scenarios that can lead to successful sales. For example, say you are running a thriving promotional ad campaign on your Facebook page. This campaign has influenced many consumers to purchase your products; however, they purchase once and do not return. How does short-term success effect your long-term success? To fully comprehend your target market, and to understand how and why consumers purchase your products, businesses must revert to the tried-and-true method of survey research. Continue reading
Scanning is the most cost effective and efficient method of gathering large volumes of data from paper surveys. However, some organizations prefer manual data entry, or to outsource data entry entirely.
Snap Survey Software is one of the few survey software providers that offer muli-mode survey creation. Snap Survey Software facilitates the collection of survey response data from multiple data collection sources, and merges survey data into a single dataset ready for complete analysis. For example, you can administer one survey via mobile devices, online, and paper simultaneously – and collect and merge all survey response data into a single dataset ready for complete analysis. A multi-mode approach to survey administration and data collection can help maximize your survey response rate, and help you communicate with hard-to-reach respondents.
There are many methods of survey data collection. Depending on your research requirements, you can provide your respondents with flexible options and accessibility through a combination of: Continue reading
Here at Snap Surveys, we provide you with survey software solutions necessary to create engaging online surveys. Now, engaging with a diverse survey audience just got easier with the addition of Snap Panel Samples. Snap Panel Samples allow you to send online surveys to a broad range of respondents or a more targeted group of respondents. You can specify the demographics or behavioral characteristics that you need, and buy it directly from Snap Surveys via Snap WebHost, Snap’s online survey management and analysis system. It’s that easy.
Snap Panel Samples draw from the resources of our partner Cint, a global company, providing panels of online respondents for survey completion. You can buy access to a panel of respondents supplied by Cint for any online survey created in Snap WebHost. You do not need to set-up a database link or set up paradata for the panel.
Setting up your survey panel is simple. You can choose participants for your online survey in three easy ways. Continue reading
Have you ever wondered how well your annual conference is perceived by attendees? Are you looking to evaluate a new product? How about collect data from clients about the new service you are offering? Online Surveys can be a huge help in understanding what your users think, what their wants are, and how successful your programs, products, or services are.
Conducting online surveys is a big part of collecting honest feedback. Online survey software solutions can be a cost-effective way to design and administer surveys, and collect and analyze results through one central software program. While an online survey software solution is not going to be the right fit for every research need, online surveys are a great tool to gather informal data quickly and efficiently. A paper survey, however, is likely to get a much-higher response rate at an in-person event, and provide more accurate data among populations that are not as comfortable with computer technology, or have limited or no access to computers.
There are a number of available online survey software solutions. What can these sophisticated programs do? Any good online survey software tool will allow you to easily create your survey questions and format the design using an online or desktop interface. From there, you can send respondents a link to complete the online survey. More sophisticated online survey software programs, however, have more advanced functionality that can be very handy when you’re planning a more complex series of survey questions. In this case, the following features may be useful: Continue reading
We come to the end of our series Find the Best Survey Software Solution. Throughout this series, we have discussed in detail the 12 most important questions you should ask yourself when assessing your company’s needs for a survey software solution. We hope this series has helped you understand the basics of assessing and purchasing a survey software solution for your organization.
Question 12: What is your survey software budget? Continue reading
We come closer to the end of our series Find the Best Survey Software Solution. We have discussed in detail the 12 most important questions you should ask yourself when assessing your company’s needs for a survey software solution. We continue with post number 11 in this 12-part blog series.
Question 11: Who will need to access the survey and survey results? Continue reading
We come closer to the end of our series Find the Best Survey Software Solution, in which we discuss the 12 most important questions you should ask yourself when assessing your company’s needs for a survey software solution. Our voyage continues with post number 10 in this 12-part blog series.
Question 10: Do you have a plan in place to use the results of the survey? Continue reading