Best practice for handling sensitive data

In light of Mental Health Awareness month, which is observed every May, we’ve put together an overview of some best practices when it comes to handling sensitive data gathered in patient surveys, staff surveys, and other health related questionnaires.

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Alternative uses for survey software: Event booking forms

Alternative use for survey softwareHolding an event, whether it’s a large scale conference or internal staff training, involves planning and coordination. You need an accurate headcount, contact details for attendees, and their requirements and preferences, to streamline the planning process. This is where survey software can help; create event booking forms for your website, or send out event invitations, to gather responses and all the details you need to ensure an event’s success.

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GDPR – The New Normality and the Impact on the Survey Marketplace

What inspired us to develop a GDPR compliance tool for survey authors

So, the “GDPR Day” has come and gone, the world hasn’t ended, and I’m still getting emails from people I expect to (and a few that I don’t), but many seem to be privacy policy updates and I can always unsubscribe.

Some cookie alert and privacy messages seem a little more sophisticated than before but, in many respects, the new GDPR world doesn’t feel much different to the pre-GDPR world right now. A friend recently suggested that the GDPR is the Twenty-teens (“Tweenies”?) equivalent of the Millennium bug, i.e. a monumental amount of preparation and fuss then nothing happened! Continue reading

Tip: Use the survey link to seed data into your survey

Use the survey link to seed data into your survey using Snap Survey Software

If you are providing your survey participants with a link to your online survey, you have the option to seed data directly into the variables.

Why might you want to do this? Here are a few examples:

  • You are sending email invites using your own system – the tool will help create the structure of the link.
  • You want to add an identifier (name of a business, location, etc.). This could be used in conjunction with our QR Code Generator.

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Snap Surveys Makes Top 25 Survey Solutions List

Snap Surveys is pleased to make Quirk’s list of ’25 Top Survey Solutions Companies’

The team here at Snap Surveys is pleased to be included in Quirk’s list of ’25 Top Survey Solutions Companies’, a Quirk’s resource guide specifically covering survey solutions companies.

“Building an effective survey, finding the right respondents, fielding the survey and analyzing the information can be difficult if you don’t have the right tools. Companies that specialize in survey solutions can provide you with everything you need to take full advantage of the surveying process. Whether you need to conduct a survey online, on a mobile device, over the phone or in the mail, these companies can have the services and technologies to help you at every stage, from survey creation to data analysis. ” – Quirk’s Staff Writer  Continue reading

Snap Surveys Ranked Top 20 in Survey Software Report

Snap Surveys Ranked in Capterra’s Top 20 Most Popular Survey Software Report

We’re pleased to announce that Snap Surveys ranks 15th in Capterra’s Top 20 Most Popular Survey Software report.  With more than 250 survey software providers listed on Capterra.com – a free service for professionals looking for business software solutions – we’re proud and humbled to be named in the Top 20.

“Snap Surveys was listed in Capterra’s Top 20 Survey Software report, an infographic listing that is determined by an algorithm combining social presence, the number of users as well the number of customers,” said Rachel Wille Senior Product Research Analyst at Capterra, an online survey software reviews site. “Snap Surveys, a survey software solution based in the UK [with offices in the UK and US], ranked 15th in part because of their strong social media presence.”

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Press Release: Snap Survey Software Now Available Through MRDC Software in Asia Pacific

Snap Survey Software is now available to the Asia Pacific market through MRDC Software

Bristol, U.K. and Portsmouth, NH, U.S. – Snap Surveys, creator of Snap Survey Software, has announced an agreement with MRDC Software as an approved reselling agent of Snap Survey Software in the Asia Pacific market.

Over the past 35 years, Snap Surveys’ products, solutions, and services have established them as a leading brand in the survey software market across Europe and North America for organizations wishing to conduct advanced survey research via online surveys that are adaptable to any screen size; paper surveys with optional scanning capabilities; and mobile surveys, including on handheld mobile devices, tablets, and on freestanding kiosks. The software comes complete with built-in advanced analysis capability and reporting options for easy distribution. Continue reading

Survey Software Review for Small Business Marketing

Survey Software Review for Small Business Marketing by Small Business Computing.com

new-snap-surveys-homepageSmall Business Computing.com has put together an article titled 4 Survey Tools for Small Business Marketing discussing what software tools small- and medium-sized businesses can use for marketing. Survey Software is an excellent tool for small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) to gain valuable marketing insights through well-planned survey research projects. Below is an excerpt of the article and a link to the full article.


4 Software Tools for Small Business Marketing

by Julie Knudson, Small Business Computing.com

“Surveys are fantastic dual-purpose marketing tools that give small business owners useful insight on a huge range of topics while also customer engagement. A survey targeted at an existing client base may uncover new opportunities to improve retention, or asking website visitors a few questions could point to order-boosting upgrades.

You can choose from a variety of survey platforms on the market that provide many different options and features. Below we list a handful of platforms that fit the needs (and wallets) of small businesses…”

Want to see their 4 recommended survey software options?

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Snap Surveys Managing Director Talks Triple-S

Snap Surveys Managing Director, Dr. Stephen Jenkins discusses Triple-S with Jeffery Henning, president of Researchscape International

Jeffery Henning, president of Researchscape International and Director at Large on the Marketing Research Association’s Board of Directors, recently had the opportunity to interview Dr. Stephen Jenkins, Managing Director here at Snap Surveys, and founding member of the Triple-S Group.

Jeffery interviewed Stephen and provided a Q&A format blog post on researchaccess.com, discussing work completed by the Triple-S Group. Continue reading

Generate Leads with Survey Software

You’ve gathered leads. Now what? Have you considered survey software?

customer-surveysYour sales team generates many sales leads throughout the year through attendance at trade shows and conferences, from webinars, pay-per-click campaigns, organic online searches, online forms, landing ages, customer referrals, and more. Unfortunately, many of these leads may stay in your CRM system as unconverted sales opportunities.

Have you considered using survey software as a lead generation tool?

Why? Survey software is not typically viewed as a sales tool; however, it can prove to be a great asset to any sales team. Surveys are an effective means of gathering information for lead qualification and scoring, as well gathering data on prospects needs. They are also a great tool to fuel engagement and gather important data that you can use to develop improved sales strategies.  Continue reading