How to Quickly Build an Effective Survey

Learn how to quickly create a survey to avoid wasting your time and money because of inadequate preparation.
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  • Lectures 9
  • Length 42 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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    Available on iOS and Android
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Published 2/2015 English

Course Description

About the Course

This course will provide a quick but thorough overview how to build effective surveys. This will give you the confidence to collect data on your next project to determine the course your business or startup should take.


1. Importance of the survey

2. Selecting the target audience and sampling

3. Asking the correct questions

4. Deciding compensation strategy

5. Deploying the survey

6. Interpreting the results

About the Instructor

Jason Byer is a marketing enthusiast who enjoys partnering with businesses to grow their revenue. He enjoys sharing his knowledge to help clients build confidence in their approach to marketing. Jason cofounded a startup advertising company after creating a smartphone app for digital branding. He currently works in digital marketing and project management within the promotional products industry as well as partnering with startup and established businesses to help with marketing and branding.

What are the requirements?

  • A willingness to save money and streamline your future direction by investing your time in proper survey techniques.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand the importance of proper survey preparation
  • Feel confident preparing surveys
  • Learn new ways to distribute surveys
  • Think through targeting criteria for an accurate survey group
  • Learn the question types to avoid for a great survey

Who is the target audience?

  • Those who want to save time and money by avoiding costly survey mistakes
  • Business owners, entrepreneurs, college students, marketing professionals

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Overview of the Course
Course Overview
Section 2: Why Spend Time Creating Surveys
Why spend time creating a survey
Section 3: Selecting the Target Audience
Selecting the Target Audience
Probability Sampling Methods
Section 4: What Questions to Ask
Asking the Right Questions
Infographic: 10 Best Practices for Survey Questions
3.3 MB
Section 5: Compensation vs Free
Compensation vs Free
Section 6: How to Deploy the Survey
How to Deploy the Survey
Section 7: Survey Analyses
Survey Analyses

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Instructor Biography

Jason Byer, Business Development and Marketing Professional

Jason Byer is a digital marketing professional and project manager in the Chicago area. Starting a company post-graduation Jason developed an entrepreneurial skill-set that he incorporates into his career. During his free time he enjoys triathlon training, brewing beer and playing with his baby daughter. Jason is happy to be a point of contact or mentor for anyone looking to become an entrepreneur or grow professionally in their career.

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