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Purpose of this tutorial Do you have a blog or website or run a newsletter or just want to survey something by sending your friends a Form using email? If you answer yes to the above question. Then sometime you would wonder if you can create a Poll, Survey, Guestbook or any simple form for your website. Thought there are many websites available for this purpose and they may offer you free service or paid service. Many times the free services are limited to number of forms you can create or number of times a form can be submitted. There could be alternatives that can offer you free services without any restrictions. One of such free alternative is using Google Forms. The Purpose of this presentation/tutorial is to guide you to use Google Forms to create a interactive form that you can use for your visitors. This tutorial assumes you have a Google Docs account if you dont have yet you can go here and create a Free account for your self. Google Docs Something is Free | How to create a Free Online Form Using Google Docs.
This will open a New Form Window (If you dont see a new Window then check if your Browser Popup Window Blocker is Active then disable it temporarily)
Enter Form Title and Brief description for the purpose of Form.
Enter a Question you want to ask.
Select a Question Type. More on Question Type on next Step.
Something is Free | How to create a Free Online Form Using Google Docs.
Step 2: Question Types Question Types suggest how do you expect the user to respond to a particular question . The Different Types can be explained below: Text - If you expect just one line reply For Ex: Name of Visitor or Email Id. Paragraph Text - Use them if you want the user to describe something. For Ex: A Feedback Comment, Opinion etc. Multiple Choice - If you want the user to select few options. For Ex: You want to know which search engines your user use and give them options like Google Yahoo Altavista MSN etc. Check Boxes - Same as Multiple Choice, But here it will display Check Boxes. Choose From a List - Select single option from a list of Choice. For Ex. Yes/No Type of Questions Something is Free | How to create a Free Online Form Using Google Docs. Scale - If you want your user to rate some thing then you can specify what scale you want to measure. For Example If you want to survey how your user rate a particular movie you can ask them to rate between 1 to 5. You should decide the question type based on what you want to ask and how you want your user to respond.