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Images and Formatting in Survey Questions

You can add bold, underline, italics and images in your data collection questions. Use the appropriate  We’re finding the ideal image size is 300×200. That size will work across all device sizes and orientations nicely.      

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Does ProofPilot Support Matrix Question Types? Why not?

No. ProofPilot does not provide matrix questionnaire functionality. Why? Because it creates a poor experience on a mobile device and does not provide the appropriate flexibility for non-visual user interface experiences (like Chat/SMS and voice) which ProofPilot, among with many...

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Does ProofPilot have [insert name] Measurement or Assessment?

ProofPilot has hundreds of measurements and assessments. The best way to find out if we have an assessment or measurement you are looking for is to create a measurement task. When you do so, you will have immediate access to...

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The Value of Self Reported Data in Research

Recent research suggests that self-reported data may be as good, or better than alternatives … particularly when it is reported directly to an electronic device. Participants are more likely to answer sensitive questions honestly when they don’t feel judged. For...

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Does ProofPilot Support Paper Studies or Paper Based Study Data Collection?

ProofPilot is designed to provide an extreme amount of flexibility to researchers. Our goal is to support nearly any study that you can dream up. We conceived of ProofPilot to use technology in order to dramatically reduce many of the...

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What is a validated measurement?

A validated measurement is an instrument that has been tested for reliability (the ability of the intstrument to produce consistent results), validity (the ability of the instrument to produce true results), sensitivity (the probability of correctly identifying a patient with...

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Adding a measurement or assessment to your study

ProofPilot has hundreds of measures (some validated, some not) that you can include in your studies. There are also tools to quickly create your own. First get to your study flow page, by navigating to https://go.proofpilot.it. Find your study and...

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Submitting a Validated Measurement to the Library

The ProofPilot measurement library makes it far easier to launch studies fast. Do you have a validated measurement you would like to add to the library? Please send it to crew@proofpilot.com. We will review and get back to you about...

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Likert Sliding Scales

Likert sliding scales give you the opportunity to ask participants in a survey or assessment to rate a specific item on a continuum. Sometimes it will be from low to high, sometimes from agree or disagree, and any other question...

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Can I edit a study template to tailor it for my study?

Yes. Templates are meant to get you started. You can use them as is, without making any changes. Or, you can use the template as a starting point. Change language, images – really anything about the template to make it...

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