Microsoft Forms Alternatives

Looking for Microsoft Forms alternatives?

First off, whether you are a Mac or a Windows user, you have probably heard at least one joke about Microsoft. Yet love it or hate it, Microsoft 365 is one of the most widely used office software suites in 2021. Those users include over a million companies worldwide, according to Statista. And it’s no surprise why — for existing users of the product, Microsoft Forms is easy to kick off and use. It integrates well with Microsoft 365 and is a nifty little tool for collecting and analyzing data in Excel.

Microsoft Forms Alternatives: The Top 10 of 2021

At the same…


Survey Design Guidelines

Picture this.

You’ve been asked to design a survey for your company. But the closer you get to its deadline, the more you find yourself wondering where to begin. And before you know it, you’re losing sleep just trying to figure it all out! Sounds exhausting, right? Well, we’re here to tell you that it shouldn’t be. Yes, designing and conducting a survey is indeed easier said than done. However, with the right tools at hand, this could even turn into a fun process!

Now, if you’re wondering why we even need surveys, let us stop you right there! Because…


Want to know what your customers think of your new products? What do your employees feel about your workplace? Or even who’s likely to win the next election? Perhaps you need to take an important strategic decision, and every informed decision needs data. You can’t gaze into a crystal ball for the answers. But you can choose from different types of survey methods.

Surveys help us to shape the future with first-hand data from the present. But to successfully achieve your survey purpose, you would need to choose an apt survey method. …


Sonia was conflicted. A few months ago, a survey from a grocery delivery app had asked her if she preferred normal eggs or the free-range ones.

She was financially stressed and couldn’t afford to pay more for free-range eggs, so she picked the normal ones.

But last night, she had watched a popular documentary on Netflix about how hens were treated in cages, and now felt much more strongly about wanting to buy free-range eggs.

There was no way for Sonia to communicate this new preference to her grocery delivery app.

But that’s the thing about consumer trends. They are…


“The survey was perfect. I made sure it was concise and had the right mix of questions. I even added images within the survey. But the response rates are a bit on the lower side.” Sarah lamented to her coworker during lunch break. They realized that they need to add an extra edge to their surveys — one that would encourage more responses. “Why don’t you try offering a survey incentive?” suggested Sarah’s coworker.

Surveys have incredible uses, but most people require an extra nudge to participate. So naturally, a question arises: what is the best way to increase your…


Survey Incentives Ideas

“The survey was perfect. I made sure it was concise and had the right mix of questions. I even added images within the survey. But the response rates are a bit on the lower side.” Sarah lamented to her coworker during lunch break. They realized that they need to add an extra edge to their surveys — one that would encourage more responses. “Why don’t you try offering a survey incentive?” suggested Sarah’s coworker.

Surveys have incredible uses, but most people require an extra nudge to participate. So naturally, a question arises: what is the best way to increase your…


Survey Gamification

Do you think everyday life would be more fun if it was all a game? Let’s say your daily activities came with leaderboards and badges. You do your chores on time? Well, here’s a badge for you! And to the top of the list, you go! Sounds like a lot of fun, doesn’t it?

Sadly, this may not be possible with a lot of things. However, when it comes to surveys and questionnaires, it certainly is doable! Gone are the days of dull surveys that just sucked the life out of your customers. …


Survey Gamification

Do you think everyday life would be more fun if it was all a game? Let’s say your daily activities came with leaderboards and badges. You do your chores on time? Well, here’s a badge for you! And to the top of the list, you go! Sounds like a lot of fun, doesn’t it?

Sadly, this may not be possible with a lot of things. However, when it comes to surveys and questionnaires, it certainly is doable! Gone are the days of dull surveys that just sucked the life out of your customers. …


When I worked as a journalist, getting an interesting sound bite or a powerful quote from a source was a big challenge.

I would get through my list of questions with the source, but sometimes, I still didn’t get what I needed. So in the end, I would ask them an open-ended question:

“Is there anything else you think I should know?”

Often, asking that one question helped me get the most valuable responses. People would open up to me and tell me interesting things that they otherwise would not.

It cut through a lot of walls and helped me…


Lead generation surveys are a brilliant tool for B2B businesses. They can work wonders if you use the right set of strategies.

This kind of survey helps you gain insights into what your prospective customers actually need, so you can align your business to better serve their needs.

The best part about customer surveys is that you can get responses directly from the horse’s mouth. This helps you eliminate guesswork and give your customers what they truly need.

What is Lead Generation?

It is the process of capturing the interest of your target audience so that you can nurture them until they are ready…

SurveySparrow lets you turn surveys into conversations.

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