Survey Progress Bars

Jul 29, 2011

It’s very disappointing to have your survey participants exit on the 4th page of a modest 5 page survey.  So how can you make them stay?  Simple, just give them an easy way of measuring their progress so they can get an internal estimate of the remaining time. Here’s where the progress bar comes in.  [...]

SPSS Survey Export

Jul 20, 2011

This week we’ve  released a new feature many of you have been patiently awaiting.  You can now export or download your survey response data in a format that’s easy to import into SPSS (IBM’s data mining tool). To take advantage of this feature just click the icon within the reports sidebar from any of your [...]

Rational Survey now has added support for alternate responses (also commonly known as “Other” answer choices) for multiple choice questions. This great feature lets you simplify your surveys by allowing respondents to specify an alternate or “other” response in a free response format if they want to choose an answer that’s not in the available [...]

Setting up a survey based study for your dissertations can be both challenging and frustrating, especially when you’re short on time or resources.  But with an online survey tool such as Rational Survey, it doesn’t have to be that way. The following tutorial will help guide you through the simple process of setting up your [...]

Educational Discount

Apr 18, 2011

We’re proud to announce that we now offer a discounted professional account for educational institutions, schools, and students with unlimited survey usage and all the advanced features including: skip logic, response data graphs, analytics reports, and more To take advantage of this offer, you can go to the professional account registration page and enter “educational” [...]

Grouping related surveys and questionnaires is really simple with the new organize questionnaire feature.  This is particularly useful when you have more than a couple questionnaires and want to quickly access surveys without having to search the questionnaire list.  Here’s how: From any of the “Configure”, “Distribute”, or “Analyze” pages, click the “Organize”  button within [...]

Adding images to survey questions is a breeze with Rational Survey.  Just follow the steps below to create stunningly visual questionnaires.  As usual, our this tutorial assumes that you have an account.  If not, go ahead and register a free one by clicking the link below. Register Free Account Step 1 – Creating the Question [...]

We’re proud to announce that the Rational Survey free account is now better than ever thanks to our upgraded usage restrictions.  Users can now enjoy 10 surveys with 100 questions and 1000 responders free of charge. If you haven’t already done so, get your free account today by registering below: http://www.rationalsurvey.com/register/free We also have plans [...]

Share Survey Responses

Mar 31, 2011

We’re pleased to announce a new feature that makes it even easier to share your survey response data by giving other people access to the same interactive analytics pages without giving away your account information or password. This allows you to spend less time creating and sending reports. Enable and Configure Sharing To get started, [...]

Adding popup surveys to your webpage or blog is now a piece of cake thanks to Rational Survey’s new & easy to use popup survey embed feature. In this tutorial we’re going to show you step by step how easy it is to get your pop up surveys up and running.  To see the pop [...]