Mobile Behavior Sampling Surveys

Custom mobile surveys

Using our cloud-based system, you can create custom behavior sampling surveys in just minutes.

Develop custom mobile surveys

Using our cloud accessible system you can create a custom survey for sampling behaviors in the field in just minutes. Then instantly publish and your survey alerts on any smartphone (iOS or Android) with our app installed.

Your dissertation in 30-days

In 30-days you will have collected 15,000 observations

Complete your dissertation data collection in 30-days

Deploying a study by gifting the ESmCapture app to 100 subjects and pointing them to the study survey. Subjects take 5 surveys a day about the target behavior. In 30-days you will have collected 15,000 observations and have enough data for a rigorous, publishable study.

Many question types

Answers to survey questions can be binary, tripart, multiple choice, slider, or open-ended.

Choose from many different question types

Including binary (YES/NO), tripart (YES/NO/NA), multiple choice (Likert scale), slider (numeric rating scales), or open-ended (typeable response)

Flexible scheduling

With the ability to select random, random within a window, or fixed scheduling.

Flexible survey scheduling

With the ability to select random, random within a window, or fixed scheduling. Schedules can be daily, select weekly days, weekly, or select monthly days. Surveys can also be self-triggered.

Streamline with branching

Shorten surveys by setting conditionals. For example, “Did not do today” can skip an irrelevant branch.

Streamline surveys with branching

Shorten surveys by setting conditionals, for example a “did not do today” response can skip an irrelevant branch of the survey.

Download data for analysis

At a moments notice you can instantly download a comma delimited file ready for importing.

Download your data for analysis

At a moments notice you can instantly download a comma delimited file ready for importing into any of todays simplest spreadsheets or most sophisticated statistics analysis packages.

Know response times

You can enhance any analysis with evaluation of reaction times

Know response times

With the ability to record the time between each questions presentation and confirmed response you can enhance any analysis with evaluation of reaction times.

Know the answer location

You can add the key variable of location to your data

Know the answer location

With the ability to record the geolocation coordinates of a response set you can add the key variable of location to your data analysis.