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Original Air Date: Dec 4, 2015

Create Surveys in Google Forms

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Surveys are an integral part of just about any business these days and there are no shortage of options available.

While services such as provide a lot of great features, unless you need to send out surveys on a regular basis, it may be overkill.

If you’re looking for a great alternative, there’s actually a free and easy option in Google Docs.

You can use Google Forms to create quick surveys using nine different question types that include text, checkboxes and multiple choice.

You can randomly shuffle the order of responses to help improve the quality of the data and include required questions.

Once you finish creating the survey, simply use the URL on a web post or in an email to generate responses.

The results are posted to a Google spreadsheet which allows for basic sorting of the collected data.

The next time you need to create a simple survey quickly, go to