Many people go sick to work

A recent quick poll in Userneeds’ Irish and Nordic panels shows how between 66 and 86 percent have gone to work on several occasions when they were actually still sick and should have stayed in bed. Perhaps you have told some colleagues simply to go home and get...

Have you ever cheated on a test?

Userneeds’ Danish panel members almost never cheat on tests. 88 percent thus answer “No” when asked “Have you ever cheated on a test or exam?”. However, this doesn’t go for the rest of the Nordic countries or Ireland. Every year thousands of students have to go...

Do you take dietary supplements?

Dietary supplements such as vitamins and minerals might help you get adequate amounts of essential nutrients, however they cannot replace a variety of foods that are important to a healthy diet. As a market research company, we are always interested in hearing about...

The majority takes 11-20 minutes to get ready

Sometimes when we ask our panel members in the Nordics and Ireland the same question, the answers can be very different, however, when it comes to getting ready in the morning the panel members spend an equal amount of time across countries. We all know the feeling of...

The Danes are the most punctual

How often are you on time? Are you always running five minutes late, or are you rather present five minutes too early? We have asked our panel members in the Nordics and Ireland how often they are on time. People in the Nordics have a reputation for always being on...

The majority is bothered by getting older

It happens every year; your birthday. No matter how many times you turn 25 your id doesn’t lie, and you have become a year older. We have asked our panel members if getting older bothers them. When asked the following question: "Does becoming older bother you?" We...

How satisfied are you with the way you look?

In today’s world there is a big focus on looks and everyday we are exposed to models in commercials, magazines etc. But what do Userneeds’ panel members think of their own looks? In a world where selfies and fashion are being shared with just a click, many -...

Alternative medicine is especially popular in Ireland

Many people are experiencing with or getting alternative treatment on a regular basis such as acupuncture, aromatherapy, chiropractic etc. But what about Userneeds’ panel members, are they open towards alternative treatments? The field of alternative therapies is...

Danes are most satisfied with their work/life balance

More than half of Userneeds’ panel members in the Nordics and Ireland are satisfied with the balance between their work and private life, however, in Ireland and Sweden 37 percent say “No” when asked whether or not they are satisfied with their work/life balance....

When it comes to Social Media not everyone portrays their real self

Have you ever opened your Facebook and wondered why everyone seems to have the perfect life, where they manage to maintain a healthy lifestyle, while having a successful job and a good family? Well, it might not be so in real life. People post images and update their...

New markets

We have recently expanded Webstatus into two new markets – Austria and Switzerland. Webstatus is up and running in both countries and we have already ran on many websites including Jobtic.ch, the university of Neuchatel, the hockey club EV Zug, doctors without borders...

Webstatus Flex – Standard and Flexible at the same time

One of Webstatus biggest strengths has been our Standard Surveys with fixed questions that has provided our customers with the unique possibility to see their own results compared to an industry benchmark. We have now launched Webstatus Flex, giving you full...

Icons – A potential challenge to usability

While a common idea might let us think that icons are always enhancing usability, a few facts show it is not always the case. As we are depicting it here, icons, when not correctly applied may sometimes create confusion among users. 1) Icons need to be easy and quick...

Surveys in peak season

Webstatus is not a seasonal service, but there are advantages with running a Webstatus survey at a particular time of year. Why undergo a Webstatus survey in certain peak seasons? We are often asked by our customers when the best period would be to run a Webstatus...

Valentine’s Day will mostly be celebrated in Sweden and Ireland

Many people might associate Valentine’s Day with the US as millions of people celebrate Valentine’s Day every year in the States. However, Valentine’s Day is actually celebrated around the world which Userneeds’ quick poll shows. At Userneeds we are always curious...

Not many of Userneeds’ panel members participate in Share Economy

You may have heard of the Sharing Economy, which is an activity of acquiring, providing or sharing access to goods and services that are facilitated by a community based online platform. Not many of Userneeds’ panel members, however, are taking part in the Sharing...

The Winter Olympics is more popular than FIFA World Cup

There are many great sporting events in 2018 but which one do our panel members look forward to the most? Read the article and discover among other things what sporting events only Irish panel members are looking forward to. We have asked our panel members in the...