Text Box

Text box questions enable respondents to expand on a topic by allowing open-ended response. To answer, respondents simply type in their free-form response in the designated text box.

Best used when:

  • Extracting spontaneous responses or responses that are the first thoughts that come to a respondent’s mind
  • Respondents should provide more details than can be organized into a close-ended question


  • Provides open-ended information
  • Customizable size of text box and character limit
  • Respondents can go into in-depth detail


  • No close-ended information
  • No ranking or rating data
Text Box