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Top 2 Box Score
How to Create a Top 2 Box Score in Q
31 July 2018 | by Daren Jackson
Every market researcher needs to know how to create a Top 2 Box Score. In today's post, I'll you how you can easily do it...

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How to Compute Moving Averages in Q
25 July 2018 | by Carmen Chan
We have previously written about how to use moving averages to display trends in a chart. However, there are occasions when the smoothed values themselves...

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Approaches to Smoothing Time Series in Q
22 July 2018 | by Carmen Chan
You can use Q to smooth time series data in two ways: by adding a trend line to a Visualization chart, or by using Time...

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linear trend line
How to add Trend Lines to Visualizations in Q
21 July 2018 | by Carmen Chan
In an ideal world, visualizations should make the most important features of a data set obvious. But how to separate the systematic changes from the...

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How to Calculate Penalty Analysis in Q
19 July 2018 | by Chris Facer
Knowing how to easily use the penalty analysis tool is an important part of every market researcher's skill set. I'll show you how you can...

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data aggregation
How to Aggregate Data in Q
18 July 2018 | by Jake Hoare
You have a data set and you need to quickly organize it to perform your data analysis. Where do you start? You could create a...

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How to Read Stata DTA Files into Q
17 July 2018 | by Carmen Chan
Survey data is often provided in binary file formats which contain metadata about how the data is structured. The most common of these formats is...

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How to read an Excel file into Q
16 July 2018 | by Carmen Chan
Q has in-built support for importing data from Excel files. In fact, there are three methods that can be used to read in Excel forms,...

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Using Q
Tutorial: Creating and Working with JavaScript Variables in Q
12 July 2018 | by Matt Steele
It's easier than you think to use basic JavaScript to make new variables! We''ll show you via a worked example in Q how to combine,...

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Using Q
Using Hierarchical Bayes for MaxDiff in Q
16 January 2018 | by Justin Yap

In this blog post I describe how to run Hierarchical Bayes for MaxDiff in Q, and explain the options and outputs available. Getting started Your…

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Labelled Van Westendorp
How to Create a Price Sensitivity Meter in Q
20 December 2017 | by Mattias Engdahl

Van Westendorp analysis, common in market research, aims to find the optimal price point at which to sell a good or service. You find this…

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How to Export LDA Functions from Q into Excel
14 December 2017 | by Chris Facer

When using linear discriminant analysis (LDA) in market research, a common need is to obtain what are known as discriminant functions. These allow the analysis…

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Colourful funnel
How to Build a Brand Funnel in Q using R
08 December 2017 | by Matt Steele

Have you been in a situation where you need to update a KPI summary, and you want everything within the one table? This is particularly…

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Using Q
Using R to Extract Information From an Object in Q
30 November 2017 | by Tim Bock

Sometimes it is useful to extract a particular bit of information from an object. An object could be a table or R Output. For example, you may want…

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Using Displayr
Using Q Projects in Displayr
17 October 2017 | by Tim Bock

As Q and Displayr are 100% compatible with each other, and you can upload and download your documents to work between them. If you’re a…

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Using Q
Customization of Bubble Charts for Correspondence Analysis in Q
08 July 2017 | by Tim Bock

When you insert a bubble chart in Q (Create > Charts > Visualization > Labeled Bubbleplot), you can customize some aspects of its appearance from the…

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Traditional Crosstab
Old-School Crosstabs: Obsolete Since 1990, but Still a Great Way to Waste Time and Reduce Quality
27 June 2017 | by Tim Bock

The table above is what I call an old-school crosstab. If you squint, and have seen one of these before, then you can probably read it. The basic…

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Using Q
How to Analyze MaxDiff Data in Q
23 May 2017 | by Chris Facer

This post discusses a number of options that are available in Q for analyzing data from MaxDiff experiments. For a more detailed explanation of how to…

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