Tips for Recruiting the Right Respondents for User Research

By: Spade Survey
SAKET, India - Dec. 31, 2022 - PRLog -- 6 Tips For Recruiting the Best Respondents for your Research

1. Understand your audience

Your respondents should be representative of your target group. To do so, you must first fully comprehend your target audience.
So, consider this:
  • Who are your users?
  • Who are you hoping to reach?
  • What are the behaviors or characteristics of your users?
2. Specify your target group

Sometimes you need respondents with a wide range of motivations, habits, and behaviors. However, there are times when you need respondents who will meet specific criteria, such as those who are more likely to order items via mobile phone rather than a computer, or those who use specific apps/software on a daily basis. In other words, you must determine your criteria for respondents. The criteria you choose are determined by the specific needs of your product or study.

3. Use screeners/ screening questions

Consider using a screener (screening questions) to identify the most qualified respondents. This can be accomplished by creating a short questionnaire that assists in determining whether testers are suitable.

4. Don't test your colleagues or family members

Colleagues and family members are more likely to have inherent biases and to become emotionally involved. As a result, will typically lack the objectivity required to provide actionable insight.

5. Pay attention to how you compensate

Simply put, money matters because respondents who believe they are fairly compensated rarely complain. They aren't irritated by multiple phone calls, lengthy screeners, or not qualifying at times. As a result, they are more engaged and excited whenever they are eligible to participate.

6. The recruiting process can deliver some actionable research insights.

The hiring process can reveal unexpected insights that can be beneficial. As a result, researchers should always be open to learning and retooling the recruiting process to gain better insights.

Spade Survey Recruiting Services for User Research & B2B Research

Spade Survey's strategic recruitment approach is more comprehensive, consultative, and collaborative than traditional recruitment. It helps your team quickly agree on the target audience and then employs an innovative set of steps and tools to recruit high-quality participants.


User research is only as good as its participants. More specifically, on the chosen respondents. Finding the right participants is therefore critical to obtaining useful information from your user research.

However, when you have more specific criteria for candidates to participate in your study, it can be difficult and time-consuming. However, by balancing extreme and mainstream users, you can increase the chances of obtaining objective and meaningful research results.

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