SurveyGizmo Complete Features List

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Question Types

Basic Question Types (use customizations to create more!)
Textbox (short answer) yes yes yes yes yes
Essay (long text) yes yes yes yes yes
List of Textboxes   yes yes yes yes
Table of Textboxes   yes yes yes yes
Multiple Choice (Radio Buttons) yes yes yes yes yes
Checkboxes yes yes yes yes yes
Dropdown Menu yes yes yes yes yes
Multi-Select Dropdown Menu   yes yes yes yes
Rating/Likert Scale yes yes yes yes yes
Net Promoter Score   yes yes yes yes
Multiple Choice Table (Table of Radio Buttons)   yes yes yes yes
Table of Checkboxes   yes yes yes yes
Table of Dropdown Menus   yes yes yes yes
List of Dropdown Menus   yes yes yes yes
Drag & Drop Ranking   yes yes yes yes
Table Ranking (1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc)   yes yes yes yes
Continuous Sum   yes yes yes yes
Star Rankings   yes yes yes yes
Instructions/Text yes yes yes yes yes
Poll Charts   yes yes yes yes
Images and Videos   yes yes yes yes
Video Embed   yes yes yes yes
Audio Embed   yes yes yes yes
Contact Information   yes yes yes yes
Image Choice   yes yes yes yes
Custom Group     yes yes yes
Custom Table     yes yes yes
File Upload   yes yes yes yes
Captcha Type words from an image     yes yes yes
HTML5: Input Type for Textbox   yes yes yes yes
Social Media Action   yes yes yes yes
Advanced Question Features          
Custom Questions Builder Create your own original question types such as flash video questions, advanced sliders, heat maps, eye tracking, & more     yes yes yes
Some of our Question Customization Features          
Format Text Size, bold, underline, italicized, link, add images, etc. yes yes yes yes yes
Make Questions Required yes yes yes yes yes
Create Max Word Size yes yes yes yes yes
Change Textbox or Table Properties Define the length, height, and width of textbox or table yes yes yes yes yes
Open Text Analysis   yes yes yes yes
Add/Edit Options in Bulk   yes yes yes yes
Separate Answer Titles and Reporting Values Create short reporting values for internal reference yes yes yes yes yes
"Other" Textbox Add an open textbox so users can add to their own choice yes yes yes yes yes
Orientation of Labels and Options Change to vertical, horizontal, or Likert Scale yes yes yes yes yes
Dynamic Question Numbering   yes yes yes yes
Remove Question Numbering   yes yes yes yes
Auto-Complete Suggests completed answers as the person types   yes yes yes yes
Template Hook Name Create a custom CSS class name   yes yes yes yes
Auto-Format Currency, percentage, or a whole number   yes yes yes yes
File Uploading Options          
Allow File Types List the file types you will allow to upload   yes yes yes yes
Set Maximum Upload Size Choose what the maximum size you’ll allow survey takers to upload   yes yes yes yes
Export Survey Questions to Word   yes yes yes yes

Logic & Branching

Advanced Logic          
Survey Login (password protection)     yes yes yes
Give Each Respondent a Unique ID     yes yes yes
Scripting Control Create custom scripting     yes yes yes
Hidden Value   yes yes yes yes
Soft-Required Questions   yes yes yes yes
Quiz Score with Pass/Fail   yes yes yes yes
Quiz Score with Tally Assign points per answer, keeps a running total like magazine quizzes     yes yes yes
Send Email Send an email with survey results   yes yes yes yes
Redirect Browser   yes yes yes yes
Hide a Question by Default Do not show question   yes yes yes yes
Page Randomization Randomize your survey pages to prevent bias     yes yes yes
Question Randomization Randomize your survey questions   yes yes yes yes
Option Randomization Randomize the answers to your question   yes yes yes yes
Column Randomization For a table of menus   yes yes yes yes
Auto-Close Date Set individual survey links to auto-close     yes yes yes
Link Quota Automatically close after a specified number of completed responses     yes yes yes
Question-Based Quota Impede survey takers from continuing to take your survey based on how they have previously answered questions     yes yes yes
RegEx Validation   yes yes yes yes
Branching & Skip Logic          
Show or Hide a Question Hide a question until triggered by an answer to a previous question   yes yes yes yes
Advanced Page Jumping Jump a respondent to a specific page based on previous answers   1 condition yes yes yes
A/B Split Testing     yes yes yes
Piping          
Question Piping Repeat a question based on previously selected options     yes yes yes
Option Piping Append the answers from a question on a previous page to the answers of the current question     yes yes yes
URL Variable Option Piping Add a new option into a question from each value in a URL variable     yes yes yes
Page Piping Repeat an entire page of questions for each previously selected option     yes yes yes

Actions

Basic Actions          
Poll ChartsDisplay chart of poll results to respondents in real-time yes yes yes yes yes
Captcha Type words from an image     yes yes yes
Advanced Actions
JavaScript Actions   yes yes yes yes
Branching & Skip Logic          
A/B Split Testing     yes yes yes
Advanced Logic          
Send Email Send an email with survey results   yes yes yes yes
Quiz Score with Pass/Fail   yes yes yes yes
Quiz Score with Tally Assign points per answer, keeps a running total like magazine quizzes     yes yes yes
Hide a Question by Default Do not show question   yes yes yes yes
Survey Login (password protection)     yes yes yes
Scripting Control Create custom scripting     yes yes yes
HTTP Form Post Post data to outside sources     yes yes yes

Branding & Survey Design

Survey Branding          
Dozens of Pre-Built Survey Templates yes yes yes yes yes
Fully Customizable XHTML/CSS Templates   yes yes yes yes
Customize Font Family and Size   yes yes yes yes
Customize Template Colors   yes yes yes yes
Edit Survey Width   yes yes yes yes
Change Logo Alt Text and Footer Text   yes yes yes yes
Edit General Error Message   yes yes yes yes
Edit "Next", "Submit", and "Close" Button Text   yes yes yes yes
Optional Back Button   yes yes yes yes
Optional Progress Bar   yes yes yes yes
Upload Logo   yes yes yes yes
Optional "Powered by SurveyGizmo" Logo   yes yes yes yes
Customize Language   yes yes yes yes
Language Selector Bar     yes yes yes
Third-party Advertisements in Surveys never! never! never! never! never!
Link BrandingGenerate survey URLs that reflect your brand          
Branded Subdomain Link ex: http://acme.SurveyName.sgizmo.com/s3/     yes yes yes
Private Domain Link ex: http://surveys.yourwebsite.com/s3/YourSurveyName     yes yes yes
iPad, iPhone, and Mobile Survey Themes          
iPad Surveys Create iPad-compatible surveys yes yes yes yes yes
iPhone Surveys Create iPhone-compatible surveys yes yes yes yes yes
Android Surveys Create surveys compatible with Android phones and tablets yes yes yes yes yes
Libraries          
Theme Library Use our standard themes...or make your own   yes yes yes yes
Question Library Use our standard libraries and build your own custom question library too   yes yes yes yes
File Library Upload and store your own images, documents, etc.   yes yes yes yes

Distribution & Data Collection

It's Your Data          
Responses Per Month 350 Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Data Import Tool     yes yes yes
Data Exporting yes yes yes yes yes
Never Delete Data yes yes yes yes yes
Send Out Links          
Default Link ex: http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/3725648/example-survey yes yes yes yes yes
Short Link ex: http://sgiz.mobi/s3/8221856d51d9   yes yes yes yes
Branded Subdomain Link ex: http://acme.SurveyName.sgizmo.com/s3/     yes yes yes
Secure Link ex: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/38596389/YourSurveyName     yes yes yes
Private Domain Link ex: http://surveys.yourwebsite.com/s3/YourSurveyName     yes yes yes
Embed a Survey          
JavaScript Embed Embed surveys using JavaScript   yes yes yes yes
iFrame Embed Embed surveys using an iFrame   yes yes yes yes
HTML Embed Copy the HTML code for the first page of the survey   yes yes yes yes
Pop-up Surveys Pop-up surveys on top of a user's current browser   yes yes yes yes
Email Invitations          
Email Invitations per Month 0 10,000 50,000 500,000 1,000,000
Plain Text Emails   yes yes yes yes
Test Emails Send a test email to non-SurveyGizmo users   yes yes yes yes
HTML Emails     yes yes yes
Reminder Emails Send a reminder to finish survey     yes yes yes
Thank You Messages Send a thank you message to those that have completed your survey     yes yes yes
Schedule Email Campaigns Schedule your email invites to go out at the best time possible. *Must be an approved sender     yes yes yes
Save and Continue Links Saves progress of partially filled out survey     yes yes yes
Specify "From and Reply" Addresses     yes yes yes
View Status of Sent Emails See email bounces & unsubscribes. See which users clicked the link but didn’t start the survey, partially finished the survey, or completely finished     yes yes yes
Secure Email Invite Links Send secure survey links (SSL/HTTPS)     yes yes yes
Contact Management System
Full-Featured Contact ManagementManage your contacts for survey distribution entirely from within the SurveyGizmo application   yes yes yes yes
Email Contact Management          
Upload Contacts From File   yes yes yes yes
Copy and Paste in Bulk   yes yes yes yes
Add a Single Contact   yes yes yes yes
iPad, iPhone, and Mobile Surveys          
iPad Surveys Create iPad-compatible surveys yes yes yes yes yes
iPhone Surveys Create iPhone-compatible surveys yes yes yes yes yes
Android Surveys Create surveys compatible with Android phones and tablets yes yes yes yes yes
Mobile Survey Auto-Detection Auto-detect mobile browsers and serve mobile themes     yes yes yes
Text Message Surveys          
SMS Surveys Distribute surveys via SMS text messages     yes yes yes
Share Surveys via Social Media          
Facebook Integration Post surveys to your Facebook Wall   yes yes yes yes
Twitter Integration Share surveys directly to Twitter   yes yes yes yes
Kiosk Surveys          
Kiosk Surveys Auto-advance surveys after completion for kiosks and exhibits   yes yes yes yes
Offline Surveys          
Offline Surveys Create HTML5 surveys that let you collect data without internet access     yes yes yes
QR Codes          
QR Codes/2D Matrix Allows users to take your surveys by scanning QR codes (2D matrices)   yes yes yes yes
International Accessibility          
UK-based Servers Send your survey out through our UK-based servers     yes yes yes
Anonymous Surveys          
Anonymous Survey Data Collect anonymous survey data from respondents     yes yes yes

Reporting

Create Reports          
Real-Time Reporting yes yes yes yes yes
Summary Report Graphs and averages from your data yes yes yes yes yes
Comparison Report Compare data from one question to all questions   yes yes yes yes
Profile Report Compares one individual’s response to all responses     yes yes yes
Cross Tab Report Full Cross Tab report with horizontal & vertical percentage & index     yes yes yes
Cross Tab Mini Available inside of a Summary Report - Only cross tabulates data for two questions at a time     yes yes yes
Page Fall-Off Report Displays counts of respondents who abandon the survey on each page     yes yes yes
TURF Report Total Unreplicated Reach and Frequency analysis     yes yes yes
Customize Reports          
Browse All Responses Individually yes yes yes yes yes
Graph Your Data Bar graph, pie chart or spreadsheet to view answers yes yes yes yes yes
Create an Appendix Essay responses and/or contact group information yes yes yes yes yes
View Reports Online yes yes yes yes yes
Close Partial Records Submit all partial records as finished yes yes yes yes yes
Separate Answer Titles and Reporting Values Create short reporting values for internal reference yes yes yes yes yes
Remove Question Numbering   yes yes yes yes
Filter Your Reports View only specific answers to specific questions     yes yes yes
Include "Partial" Responses     yes yes yes
Private Reports Require a password to view a report     yes yes yes
Embed Report Into a Website or Intranet     yes yes yes
Include Any Report Within Summary Report     yes yes yes
Summary Report Table Averages     yes yes yes
Geo-Targeting/Tracking Include geographic data into reports and exports   yes yes yes yes
Export Data          
Export Data to CSV yes yes yes yes yes
Export Report to PDF   yes yes yes yes
Export Data to SPSS     yes yes yes
Google Spreadsheet Integration     yes yes yes
Schedule Reports          
Schedule Report to Run Automatically run reports hourly, daily, weekly, monthly     yes yes yes
Schedule Email Reports Email a scheduled report to up to 5 people     yes yes yes
Advanced Reporting Features          
Track Time Spent on Survey yes yes yes yes yes
HTTP Form Post Post data to outside sources     yes yes yes
Custom Reporting for Custom Questions Create your own custom question reports using our survey API     yes yes yes

Integrations

Enterprise Solution Integrations          
SalesForce.com Integration Pull & push information to and from SalesForce     yes yes yes
ExactTarget Integration Pull & push information to and from ExactTarget     yes yes yes
MailChimp Integration Send surveys out through MailChimp   yes yes yes yes
Freshbooks SurveysSend follow-up surveys to your Freshbooks contacts   yes yes yes yes
Eventbrite SurveysSend surveys to your Eventbrite event attendees   yes yes yes yes
GoDaddy IntegrationEasily register and configure private domains using GoDaddy     yes yes yes
ClickTale IntegrationHeatmaps and survey usability analytics for your surveys   yes yes yes yes
Twilio IntegrationEasily send SMS surveys using Twilio     yes yes yes
Cint Integration Easy access to 5M+ panelists   yes yes yes yes
iModerate Integration Collect live, qualitative data along with your surveys     yes yes yes
Social Media Integrations          
Facebook Integration Post surveys to your Facebook Wall   yes yes yes yes
Twitter Integration Share surveys directly to Twitter   yes yes yes yes

API & Developer Tools

Free Survey API          
Open API Access yes yes yes yes yes
Robust Developer CommunityDiscuss what you're working on at the SurveyGizmo Developer's Corner yes yes yes yes yes
Advanced Question Features & Integration Tools          
HTTP Form Post Post data to outside sources     yes yes yes

Customer Support

Support and Other Services          
Online Support Blog, Tutorials, Webinars yes yes yes yes yes
Email Support yes yes yes yes yes
Direct Phone Support yes yes yes yes yes

Security & Reliability

Survey Security          
Survey Login (password protection)     yes yes yes
Private Reports Require a password to view a report     yes yes yes
Secure Links ex: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/38596389/YourSurveyName     yes yes yes
Secure Email Invite Links Send secure survey links (SSL/HTTPS)     yes yes yes
Service Level Agreements (SLA's) Available         yes
Account Management Security          
Team-Based Permissions       yes yes
User-Based Permissions       yes yes
Reliability          
Redundant Firewalls and Load BalancersHardware redundancy to keep your data safe yes yes yes yes yes
Compatible with All Web Browsers yes yes yes yes yes
99% Guaranteed Uptime yes yes yes yes yes

Features Available by Request

Features by Request          
Cascading Dropdown     yes yes yes
Combined Summary Report     yes yes yes
Event Driven Logic     yes yes yes
Section Navigator     yes yes yes
Project Data Encryption     yes yes yes
Matrix Report     yes yes yes
Portal     yes yes yes

Build Surveys, Polls, and More!

The Basics          
No Contracts to Sign yes yes yes yes  
Account Users 1 1 1 5 40
Unlimited Surveys & Polls yes yes yes yes yes
Unlimited Questions yes yes yes yes yes
Unlimited Quizzes & Web Forms   yes yes yes yes
Upgrade or Downgrade at Any Time yes yes yes yes yes
Custom Templates yes yes yes yes yes
Supports All Languages yes yes yes yes yes
Localization yes yes yes yes yes
Multi-Page Surveys yes yes yes yes yes
Import Surveys From Word   yes yes yes yes
Monthly Limits          
Responses per Month Only completed responses count toward limit 350 unlimited unlimited unlimited unlimited
Email Invitations per Month 0 10,000 50,000 500,000 1,000,000
Affiliate Program          
Get Paid Quarterly for Referring A Paid Account yes yes yes yes yes
Payment Options          
MasterCard, VISA, American Express, PayPal no, it's free! yes yes yes yes
Invoicing Annual and semi-annual invoicing   yes yes yes yes
Non-Profit Pricing Special 25-50% off discount available. See Non-Profit Discount Page     yes yes