Setting up Facebook authentication for a survey

The respondents taking your survey can be validated by signing in to their Facebook account. Upon successful signing into Facebook account, the respondents will be allowed to access the survey. QuestionPro allows you to use Facebook Connect as an authentication method for the survey respondents.

How do I enable Facebook Connect as survey authentication method for my respondents?

To enable Facebook Connect authentication::

  • Go to: Login » Surveys (select a survey) » Edit » Settings.
  • Under settings, you will see three tabs - settings, security, and notifications.
  • Click on security. Here, you will see a list of options under survey authentication.
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How does Facebook Connect work?

Facebook Connect allows respondents who take your survey to first authenticate on Facebook.com. Upon a successful authentication they will be allowed to take the survey.

You can also give the respondents the options to skip the authentication by selecting checkbox - "enable skip authentication".

Does the system store respondents Facebook details?

For every response the following data is stored for reference purpose:

  • External Reference: Facebook UID (numeric user id)
  • Custom Variable 6: Full Name
  • Custom Variable 7: Locale
  • Custom Variable 8: Gender
  • Custom Variable 9: Link

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