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Breaking the Barriers: Uniting an International Team

As an international company, we love when we can bring our people together. Last week, we were fortunate to be able to bring our team together for our annual “All Hands” meeting in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Last year, our CEO, Zach Simmons, promised a company-wide trip to an international destination…

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Private Eyes: Discuss.io Announces Observer Notifications

Our most recent release contains a new feature that demonstrates to moderators when observers are watching the session. When observers are in the Meeting Room, an eye-shaped icon, located at the top of the screen, will turn green. The icon will also display a running count of the number of observers…

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Discuss.io Announes New Badge Features

Wanting to improve on our user’s experience, we recently updated our notification system within the Meeting Room. During every session, the moderator and participants have access to a chat room on the right side of their screen. The chat room can serve many purposes; however, it is often used as an unobtrusive method of communication…

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2017: A Year for Growth

The following is a message from Zach Simmons, Founder and CEO of Discuss.io:
2016 was a great year for us at Discuss.io! We launched a brand new website, closed another successful round of financing, and our 2016 sales were through the roof, growing by 350% YoY, allowing Discuss.io to continue to be the fastest growing…

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Feature Series: Phone Bridge

Discuss.io provides on-demand qualitative consumer depth interviews and online focus groups using webcams. We connect marketers, researchers, and brands to millions of consumers globally right from their laptops. So what can we do when participants don’t have internet access? Discuss.io offers a Phone Bridge feature as a supplementary tool that

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Feature Series: Finding and Sharing Quotes

Research cannot survive on its own. In order to derive actionable insights, research must be followed by a period of analysis. This period allows researchers to understand common themes across the participants and to dig deep into their thought processes. Identification of these themes is a central component of qualitative

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Telling Our Story – Unveiling an All New Discuss.io

A startup’s website is their most effective marketing and sales person. It’s their face and message to the world. Customers, prospects, investors, potential recruits, and journalists alike all form an impression of you based off of what they see on your website. We know that this first impression is extremely

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Feature Series: Whiteboard

Consumer habits change quickly and brands need to be able to keep up. One way that they can do this is by conducting qualitative research. By comparison to quantitative research, which analyses numerical and statistical measurements, qualitative research tackles non-quantifiable data by speaking directly with consumers. By connecting directly with