Digital data collection is a modern way of data collection. When done right, digital data collection significantly decreases the workload compared to paper-based data collection. Digital data collection also helps to minimise the risk of invalid answers and data loss.
Help a Child uses KoBoToolbox (web version) and KoBoCollect (Android application) for digital data collection. KoBo is free to use and great for people working in humanitarian or development settings. Below you can find step-by-step guidelines that help you to: create your account (1), build your form (1), share your form (2), manage translations (3), start collecting data (4), and work with submissions (5).