All Our Ideas

All Our Ideas was a web application written in Ruby on Rails which communicates with the Pairwise API and allowed anyone to create a question others can vote on and collect votes for.  Below is a screen shot ofthe voting page:

The source code for the most recent version of All Our Ideas is here.  Check out the All Our Ideas website.

All Our Ideas is a research project to develop a new form of social data collection that combines the best features of quantitative and qualitative methods. Using the power of the web, we are creating a data collection tool that has the scale, speed, and quantification of a survey while still allowing for new information to “bubble up” from respondents as happens in interviews, participant observation, and focus groups.