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When anyone asks for sophisticated survey and quiz software ...

 
 
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When anyone asks for sophisticated survey and quiz software ...
by Dr Kate Pavlidou - Thursday, 19 July 2012, 3:33 PM
 
When anyone asks for sophisticated survey and quiz software my answer is always the same: Lime Survey http://www.limesurvey.org/
It is FREE to download and use and it has far more question types than others, and does great conditional questioning.
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To cut a very long story short: LimeSurvey has a lot of features.

LimeSurvey basically contains everything you need for doing nearly every survey with grace.

LimeSurvey currently offers:

  • Unlimited number of surveys at the same time
  • Unlimited number of questions in a survey (only limited by your database)
  • Unlimited number of participants to a survey
  • Multi-lingual surveys
  • User-management
  • 28 different question types with more to come
  • WYSIWYG HTML editor
  • Quotas management
  • Integration of pictures and movies into a survey
  • Creation of a printable survey version
  • Conditions for questions depending on earlier answers (Skip Logic / Branching)
  • Piping and Micro-tailoring using a powerful expression engine
  • Re-usable editable answer sets
  • Ready-made importable questions
  • Assessment surveys
  • Anonymous and Not-Anonymous survey
  • Open and closed group of participant surveys
  • Optional public registration for surveys
  • Sending of invitations, reminders and tokens by email
  • Option for participants to buffer answers to continue survey at a later time
  • Cookie or session based surveys
  • Template editor for creating your own page layout
  • Extended and user-friendly administration interface
  • Back-office data entry possibility
  • Survey expiry dates for automation
  • Enhanced import and export functions to text, CSV, PDF, SPSS, R, queXML and MS Excel format
  • Basic statistical and graphical analysis with export facility
  • Screen Reader Accessiblity
  • W3C compliance
  • Supporting more than 50 different languages in frontend and backend
  • A detailed manual is available in several languages in our Online Manual

....and many more small features we have left out so be sure to visit our online demo.