Are you thinking that creating a survey is a lengthy process and will take your much time ? Oh no, its not so. Creating surveys through Google Docs is very easy. And not just surveys, you can also create forms to collect information. If you want to know about a certain thing, want a feedback or want to do a customer survey, then Google Docs will come very handy. You can just create a survey and send it as an Email to all the people or can also just post a link and ask people to give their opinions.
Creating survey or forms for collecting information through Google Docs is very simple. Yes anyone can do it and you don’t need to be a master for this. So let’s start.
1) Login with Google Account and click on “Documents” from the top left hand side.
2) Click on “Create New” and then on “Form“. So that’s it, now you just need to insert in all your questions/data in the form. Do note that the question can be a multiple choice, checkbox, text, paragraph, etc. So for that click on the “Add Item” to choose the type of question.
You can also insert a section header or a Page break. Default Theme can also be changed. Click on “Theme:Plain” to change the theme to something more attractive. There are many other themes also, so choose the one you like. Properly organize the questions and then click on “Save”.
3) Finally the Survey is created. Now you just need to send this survey to your recipient’s so that they fill it out. Click on “Email this form” to Email this form or you can also embed this form into your Blog or Website. Just spread the word and ask people to fill this. Notice the link which is below the form, just directly copy and paste that in your Email or IM and this way you can ask your friends to participate in this newly created survey.
Yes, its fun. Just try to collect the information and you’ll be surprised to know the results. Its hard to understand human mind afterall.