Sawtooth Software: The Survey Software of Choice

Lighthouse Studio is our powerful survey software platform. It can do general interviewing as well as conjoint analysis. The following modules are available within Lighthouse Studio:

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Additional Features

  • Easy-to-use, template-based authoring on your own PC (see features)
  • Randomization of blocks, pages, questions, and response options
  • Data piping
  • Constructed (dynamic) lists (see features)
  • Automatic question response verification
  • Powerful skip logic (pre-skip and post-skip logic) (see features)
  • Quota control
  • Loop through a set of questions for each item in a list
  • Foreign language character support
  • Export/Import of survey text for easy translation
  • Questionnaire preview and testing on local PC
  • Ability to create your own custom questions with HTML and "Free Format" question type
  • Power users may insert HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Flash, or Perl
  • Respondent re-start
  • Automatic respondent password generation, or import from text file
  • Link to/from other online interviewing systems and websites
  • Admin Module for real-time reports, download, and data management (see features)
  • Exports to common formats (including Excel, SPSS), with labels
  • Ability to select from a library of pre-built study styles or create your own
  • Ability to export the study to a text, PDF, or HTML file for internal review or to share with your client
  • Flexible self-hosting on Unix, Linux, or Windows (see features)
  • Online survey hosting service available from Sawtooth Software (see features)
  • Ability to administer surveys without an internet connection (see Offline Surveys)
  • Responsive, free technical support (see features)
  • Annual subscription fee (see features)
  • No charges per study or data point
  • Comprehensive help documentation (see online help)
  • Question Library - The ability to save questions and reuse them in future surveys.