A Look at Participant Onboarding Process

One of the prominent concerns about using online research tools is how much study participants are willing to work with them. A simple and clear guideline that introduces the nooks and crannies of the...
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Criteria: How and When to Use it

Research tools with user-friendly interfaces and features to customize the experience, allow you to adjust the behavior of your study’s surveys in various ways and increase the compliance rate of your...
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Customize Survey Notifications Based on Participants' Preferences

Ethica is constantly trying to develop innovative ways to facilitate survey personalization for participants. It makes it possible to prompt participants in three different ways: In-App, SMS, and Emai...
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How to Configure SMS Notifications for Activities

Ethica research tool provides three types of notifications to prompt participants when certain activities, such as surveys, are due: In-App Notification, SMS Notification, Email Notification.
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How to Create a One-Time Optional Survey

With a flexible research tool like Ethica, you have many ways of prompting surveys to participants. By employing User Triggering Logics and setting the right criteria, you can create a survey that is ...
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Edit Surveys During the Study

Ethica is a very flexible tool that supports changes in the study protocols and allows for minor corrections if needed. As part of this, it allows you to make changes to surveys that are already sent ...
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Prompt an Activity More Than Once a Day

For some studies, you might want to notify the participants to take a survey, or complete a cognitive task, more than once a day. In such cases, you should use multiple Time Triggering Logics (or Time...

Personalized Surveys in Ethica

Learn how to use Ethica and create personalized experience sampling studies.
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How to Create a Survey with 3 Prompts per Day

Scenario: Assume you want to add a survey to your study which is triggered 3 times per day, in the morning between 9 to 11, in the afternoon between 1pm to 3pm, and in the evening between 6pm to 8pm. ...
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Using Skip Patterns on a 2-Question Survey

In this example, we create a 2-question survey in Ethica, and apply skip patterns to it with multiple different approaches. We will program the survey both using the graphical Survey Editor, and raw J...