Quick Guide: Create your first survey

Create a survey to collect data from a group of respondents in order to obtain knowledge on different topics of interest. Here’s a guide to quickly create your first great-looking survey.


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This guide will teach you:

  1. Create a new survey
  2. Write the Intro screen
  3. Add survey questions
  4. Build the final screen
  5. Edit the design
  6. Share your survey 

1. Create a new survey

At the Questionnaires tab, click Create questionnaire. 

Quick Guide: Create your first survey- create survey

Click Start from scratch so you can add just the right type of questions to your questionnaire.

Quick Guide: Create your first survey - start from scratch

The title and link of your questionnaire are automatically filled in. You can leave these as they are or change it to a title and link that are more meaningful to your project.


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Type your own questionnaire title and questionnaire link in the boxes.

Quick Guide: Create your first survey- title and link

2. Write the Intro screen

You can use the text that is already written, or write your own sentence to explain why your respondents should complete the questionnaire. If you want to hide the Intro screen altogether, toggle the button next to Show intro.

Quick Guide: Create your first survey- show intro screen

You could add Intro fields at your intro screen and ask some questions, for example, demographic data.  We suggest leaving this for now, first build your quiz and come back later if there's information you want to ask your respondents at the beginning. 

3. Add survey questions

3.1 How to add questions

3.2 Text Choice

3.3 Open Ended

3.4 Image Choice

3.1 How to add questions

To add your questions just click the ? Question button to insert your first question:

Quick Guide: Create your first survey-add question

You'll be shown a range of question types to choose from. Choose your desired question type and click +.

Quick Guide: Create your first survey-Question types

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formula tipDon't forget to make your questionnaire an immersive experience for respondents - avoid jargon, keep questions short and to the point, and don't make it too long (best to stay under 10 questions). Also make sure to vary your question types so respondents do not get bored.

3.2 Text Choice

Quick Guide: Create your first survey- text choice

The text choice question can be single-select or multiple choice where respondents can select more than one answer. 

3.3 Open Ended

Quick Guide: Create your first survey-open-ended question example

Add an open ended question and invite respondents to type their answers.

3.4 Image Choice

Quick Guide: Create your first survey-image choice question example

The image choice question allows you to ask your respondent to select an image, instead of only text. 

4. Build the final screen

You can leave the final screen as it is, customize the text, add variables or redirect the respondents to your website when they have clicked the final button.

Quick Guide: Create your first survey- final screen

Don't forget to click Save changes at the top of the screen before previewing or moving to other tabs.

5. Edit the design

To change the design, the colors, fonts, template and more you can go to the Design tab.

Quick Guide: Create your first survey- Design tab

You can select one of the fresh and professional-looking templates and then customize it. Click on the one you like best or suits your company image.

Quick Guide: Create your first survey- Design templates

You'll have greater credibility if you display your logo, so take the time to add it here. Scroll down to Logo and upload your own.

Quick Guide: Create your first survey - add logo

Your logo colors will be automatically detected if you want, or you can choose later to detect colors.

6. Share your survey

There are different ways to share your quiz. You can find the link to share your quiz with your respondents, when you click the Share tab.

Quick Guide: Create your first survey- share tab

Scroll down to the Share questionnaire link. Here you can copy the link or the short link of your quiz. Alternatively right-click on the QR code to download it and access the quiz from there.

Quick Guide: Create your first survey- share links

What's next?

  • Download your results to see and analyze all the data you collected from your questionnaire. There are different options available, choose either a bulk download of questionnaire results or files relating to individual responses. You can choose between CSV format, Excel format, PDF format, or use Report Scheduler.
  • Charts view: allows you monitor the number of responses, the completion rate and the average duration of your questionnaires. You can also see graphical representations of the results of each question separately and the results of each question block of your questionnaire.
  • Responses view, to analyze the responses you have collected, the last slide and last question when save on exit or save and continue is enabled. This is where device data and properties are included, if data collection setting is enabled.
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