How To Build Reports Using Data Visualization Best Practices

Using illustrative charts is a great way to depict the narrative that your data trying to tell, but it’s essential to ensure you’re using data visualization best practices in your reporting. Fortunately, SurveyGizmo makes this easy with standard reports. Generated automatically, a standard report presents your data with bold, bright visuals so you can slice,…

Next Level Data Analysis With New Crosstabs

Crosstabs are a valuable tool for diving deep into your data, and one of SurveyGizmo’s most popular reporting features. Thanks to our latest update, crosstabs are now easier to use (with an updated interface) and more powerful (with new statistical analysis features) than ever before. These improvements allow you to really drill down into pertinent…

4 Tips to Ensure Your Surveys Drive Action

A survey project is not over until you act on your data! According to the SurveyGizmo Benchmark Guide Survey, 51% of online surveyors frequently act on their online survey data, but others only act on their data sometimes (32%), infrequently (5%) or never (1%)!1 If you want to make sure your survey is successful, you…

Dig Deeper into Your Data by Filtering Reports

Have you ever asked your survey takers what their gender or age was, and wished you could separate, let’s say, the female answers from the male, or everyone who was 25 and under from everyone that was 25 and above? Or, have you ever wanted to split your data into two or more groups and…

Turn Your Survey Responses into Insightful Data

Figuring out what questions to ask in your survey and getting into the right people’s hands can feel like the most challenging part of running a survey, but once your survey responses come in a new phase of work begins. In order to create useful, actionable reports you’ll need to follow these four steps that…

Tips for Displaying Your Survey Data

After you’ve run a successful survey project and gathered your amazing data together, it can be tempting to race through creating charts and graphs. The excitement of having data to share can drive us to visualize our data in ways that don’t do the project justice; we need to slow down and make each graph…

Taking Your Survey Data From Analog to Digital

In the years I have been with SurveyGizmo I’ve heard many varying versions of the same tale: Years worth of surveys were conducted with pen and paper. The data needs to be digitized and the survey needs to be distributed electronically in the future. The person on the other end of the conversation interjects their…

Survey Results Report: Pie Chart or Bar Graph?

Both pie charts and bar graphs are designed to help you communicate your survey results, but to convey your findings as clearly and accurately as possible you need to choose your graphs carefully. Pie charts have recently come under fire from data visualization experts who argue that they are relevant only in the rarest of…

A CRM Integration Makes Your Survey Data Work Harder

Even the most powerful survey software can be limited when the right people don’t get the right information at the right time. To make this happen, you need integrations that let all your relevant software communicate. One common integration is connecting survey software with a CRM (Client Relationship Management) tool. Establishing this line of communication…