Web Perspectives: Amy A. Germuth on Evaluation Blogging

Web Perspectives is a new ongoing series for FreshSpectrum.com. For this series I will interview researchers, evaluators, and academics to learn about their professional experiences with the web. Amy A. Germuth is President of EvalWorks, LLC a woman-owned small evaluation and survey research consulting business in Durham, NC. She blogs at EvalThoughts.com First off, would…

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The Gist: SurveyGizmo

The Gist will be a regular series at FreshSpectrum.com providing brief overviews of potentially useful applications for researchers, evaluators, and academics. Note: I am not an affiliate and have not accepted money for reviewing any application. Link: http://www.surveygizmo.com What is it? SurveyGizmo is a web-based survey application. How much? Five pricing levels. Free, $19/mo (Personal),…

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Moving Beyond the Slides: Video Presentations

It has never been easier to capture, edit, and share video. There is a huge range of video camera options from expensive high quality digital to the small, affordable, fit in your pocket variety. While not incredibly sophisticated, both windows and mac users have access to free video editing software. Finally, with services like youtube…

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The Gist: Survey Monkey

The Gist will be a regular series at FreshSpectrum.com providing brief overviews of potentially useful applications for researchers, evaluators, and academics. Link: http://www.surveymonkey.com What is it? Survey Monkey is your run of the mill web survey application. How much? Three pricing levels. Free, $19.95/month, $200/year. The stripped down free version only allows up to 10…

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One way that communication on the web is different…

How do you use the telephone to communicate? I know, silly question. You just pick up the phone, dial a number, and speak. Now, how do you use the web to communicate? You can send an email, use Google chat, make a video call with Skype, write a blog post, write a comment on a…

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