ERIC Number: EJ562379
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Casting the Net: Surveying an Internet Population.
Smith, Christine Biship
Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, v3 n1 Jun 1997
Presents a summary review of the comparative literature on e-mail and "snail mail" surveys and a more extensive research review involving Web-based methods. Contrasts e-mail and Web-based survey techniques used in an ongoing study of the Web presence provider industry. Highlights practical issues of Web-surveying methods, such as programming pitfalls, sample-building, and incentives. (RS)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: Studying the Net. Journal availability: Annenberg School for Communication, University of Southern California. Web site--http://www.ascusc.org/jcmc/.