5 Startup Myths: Advice from SurveyGizmo's Founder

Over the course of the summer I’ve spoken with several different groups about how to start and grow a business. While it’s been inspiring to meet so many small business owners in the Denver and Boulder communities, I’ve been surprised by the number of myths and mistruths I’ve heard mentioned in the discussions I’ve led. So I wanted to set the record straight.

The 2011 Inc. 500 Is Out…and We’re On It!

Inc. Magazine recently announced the Inc. 500 – their annual list of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. And we’re thrilled to say that we’re ranked the 13th fastest-growing private software company in the U.S. (and #144 overall).

Survey Software Company SurveyGizmo 4th Fastest-growing

The 2011 Mercury 100 List was announced in May, ranking SurveyGizmo as the fourth fastest-growing company among privately-owned companies in Boulder and Broomfield Counties with earnings over $2 million. Presented by The Boulder County Business Report, two lists spotlight the top 50 companies with annual revenue of more than $2 million and those under $2…

SurveyGizmo Just Got Much Faster

We’ve just increased the speed of SurveyGizmo’s online survey tool – now users can build, revise and manage survey projects quicker and easier than ever. In our Feedback Forum, SurveyGizmo users challenged us to “Make SurveyGizmo lightning fast!” Our Product Team stepped up to the challenge, improving the speed of our tool dramatically. We’ve added some…

New Feature: Integration with FreshBooks

As many of you know, SurveyGizmo has been part of the Small Business Web for the past couple of years (we helped them throw a killer party at last year’s SxSW conference as some of you may recall…). The Small Business Web is comprised of quite a few like-minded companies that want to do their…

European Union’s new Cookie Law and what it means for EU SurveyGizmo Users

This morning while reading the news on the BBC website I came across a very interesting article about a new law coming into effect for the EU about cookie usage and tracking (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-12668552). In an effort to protect the privacy of their citizens using the internet the EU has now passed a law that will…

Building a Minecraft Poll Integration with SurveyGizmo’s API

Sometimes employees do things creative and amazing in their normal roles, and sometimes they go above and beyond and do amazing things with their free time! Ryan Hadley, our System Administrator, has been the king of Minecraft, a game about placing blocks to build anything you can imagine. He decided to put his evil powers…