Online Survey Tool

Get the most from your online data collection system.

In today’s digital marketplace there are seemingly countless online data collection strategies for research. The many choices available can make it difficult to know how to collect data online in the way that’s best for your research project. The first step is getting the best online survey platform for your particular needs. IdSurvey is a survey data collection tool that is trusted by many leading companies to deliver streamlined and accurate results on employee satisfaction or customer satisfaction, just to say a few. When you use IdSurvey for your online survey tool, you can be sure you are getting all the latest capabilities to create a survey with ease and high performance.

How to collect data online.

Best practices make the difference

A competitive marketplace means online survey data collection needs a strategic way that makes respondents want to participate in your project. IdSurvey is an survey tool that gives you the expertise you need to execute a successful questionnaire built to your specifications and able to provide results in real time.

Determine your recruiting source

With other survey methods, such as CATI and CAPI, you source your respondents with offline or telephone interviews. With online survey data collection, your respondents use an online interface to complete your survey, so you have to first determine where you will find your sample population online.

Decide how to provide access

IdSurvey gives you a variety of options to let your survey respondents access your online questionnaire. For example, you can post your link on a website or social media or you can send the respondents an email or sms with the invitation to join the survey. All the templates are responsive so your respondents can answer to the survey on all devices.


Set limits by using quotas

With the IdSurvey online survey tool, you can collect surveys that match your specific target audience and eliminate those that don’t fit your statistical sample. You can add or edit your quotas at any time, even when the survey is already underway and keep track of everything with the integrated advanced reporting section.

No limitations for your online surveys

Unlike the majority of free survey tools, IdSurvey puts no limitations to your data collection project. In fact, you can distribute unlimited surveys at the same time and collect as many survey responses as you like. You can choose from more than 50 question types and use advanced features as loops, randomization, text piping or logic conditions that are often limited in free version software.
When your business is focused on research, it’s important not to have limits in the number of surveys you can deploy. You have to be able to collect all the data you need, in any moment. So you have to use a professional software to be sure to get good results for your activity.
Create surveys with the intuitive GUI or the advanced programming language IdCode and add unlimited questions to your project to get the answers you really need.

Online data collection strategies for research

  • Mixed methodology for broader reach
    One strategy that you can employ with IdSurvey is the mixed methodology approach. With mixed methodology, you can use online data collection and incorporate other survey methods such as CATI (computer-assisted telephone interviews) and CAPI (computer-assisted personal interviews). With IdSurvey, you aren’t limited to just online survey data collection, and that gives you additional flexibility to incorporate other ways of collecting the data you need for your research.
  • Targeted or anonymous respondents
    Depending on the type of data you need to collect, you can use use a targeted data collection strategy or recruit anonymous respondents to complete your questionnaire with IdSurvey. The software generates a new contact for any new interview. When you have a specific audience to target, your strategy will require a software that allows you to customize the way your survey is conducted. IdSurvey gives you the flexibility and versatility you need to employ your strategy and get the best survey results.
  • Simple and appealing format for respondents
    Since your respondents will engage directly with your online survey and not with a personal interviewer, your survey tool needs to provide an appealing format that’s easy for respondents to use and follow. IdSurvey has a wide range of themes that you can customize with just a few clicks. With smart display, the survey automatically adjusts also to mobile devices. A strategic consideration of your survey’s design interface can help increase response rates.