Quick Guide: Create your first Survey
Here’s a guide to create your first good looking survey.
Log in in order to follow the steps in the tool: https://app.surveyanyplace.com/login
1 Choose a Title and a URL
Keep the Title and URL that was randomly selected for you. Or adapt it with a title and URL of your choice.
Tip: Make sure your URL is short if your respondents will have to type it themselves (e.g.: for mobile use)
2 Build the Intro Screen
2.1 Enter an intro text
This is the first text your respondents will see. Enter your text and adjust the layout by using the buttons just above the text field. Information about the meaning of the icons of these buttons can be found here.
2.2 Custom Fields
Custom Fields allow you to collect data like names or email addresses. We suggest to skip this step for now and come back if you’ve assembled your quiz to decide which data you’d like to collect. More information about Custom Fields here.
3 Use one or more types of Questions
Click on + Add First Question.
Choose a Question Type.
Here are a few you can use:
3.1 Text Choice
Enter your Question and Answers in text format.
Click on Multiple Answers if you allow the respondent to give more than 1 answer.
More info here.
3.2 Open Ended Question
Enter a question and invite respondents to type free text answers
More info here.
3.3 Image Choice
Ask you respondent to select an image (instead of text) as answer
With Answer 1, 2,…: enter a title for your image. Then click on Choose File to upload a jpg, png or gif file.
More info here.
There are many more question types to choose from:
Star Rating, Smiley Rating, Image Upload, … Get the full overview here.
4 Build the Final Screen
Enter a final text.
If you want respondents to take the survey or quiz more than once: keep the text (e.g.: Back to Start) in the Final Button. If not, delete this text.
If you want to lead the respondent to another webpage, set the text of the Final button (2) (e.g.: ‘Visit our website’, ‘Go to our Facebook page’) and enter the link in Redirect To (3)
Switch Auto redirect after 10 seconds to Yes if you want an automatic “Back to Start” or “Go to URL” 10 seconds after finalizing the survey or quiz (4)
5 Save during the process
- Always click on the save button at the bottom right before you do a preview (click on the Preview button to see what your survey looks like).
- Always click on the save button before you switch to Edit Design, Extra Options or Distribute.
6 Design and Branding
Click on the Edit Design tab.
Survey Anyplace offers many design features. For a quick start we suggest you use following options.
Select one of the Design Templates by simply clicking on one
Keep Survey Anyplace’s logo in place or click on Choose File to replace it with your logo.
Click on Apply to adopt the colors that are automatically presented to you.
Select a screen format by clicking on one of the 3 layouts.
Click here for more details about setting the design of your survey/quiz
7 Extra Options
For a quick start we suggest you look at these options after you’ve created a first version of your survey.
8 Invite respondents
Click on the Share button (1) to find the URL or QR Code your respondents will need to take your survey.
Click on the Short Link (2) to start your survey in real life.
Take the survey till the Final Screen.
You can now take a look at your first results.