Planet PDF Online Survey: Help us make a better Web site
And enter the draw to win software to the value of US$1,000

This survey is being conducted to help determine the makeup, abilities and interests of those who visit our Planet PDF family of Web sites. The results will help us to continue enhancing the site and increasing its value as an independent resource focused on uses and users of Acrobat/PDF. All information requested in this survey is confidential.

In appreciation for completing the survey, all participants will be added to our PDF-related prize draw. The winner - drawn randomly - will win their choice of any ONE piece of software from ePublish Store, up to a value of US$1,000. Contest Rules

Note: We fully respect the privacy of our site visitors, including those who complete this survey (Privacy Policy). Individual respondents will not be identifiable from their completed survey forms. Email addresses and names submitted for this purpose will not be linked in any way to survey replies; they will be used strictly for the contest eligibility.

About You

Q.1 What is your gender?


Q.2 What is your age?

Less than 18

Q.3 What is your level of education?

High School
Some college
Undergraduate (BA/BS degree)
Masters (MA/MS) degree
Doctorate (PhD degree)

Q.4 Where do you live?

North America
South America

Q.5 What is your annual household income?


Q.6 Which of the following best describes your Industry?

Publishing / Print / Prepress
Graphics / Design
IT / Developer / Programmer / System Administrator
Medical / Healthcare / Pharmaceuticals
Banking / Securities / Financial services
Other (please specify):

Q.7Which of the following best describes your job title?

Vice President / Director
Other (please specify):

Q.8 What is your primary computer platform?

Win 2000
Win NT
Win 98
Win 95
Win 3.1
Mac OS9
Mac 8x
Other (please specify):

About PDF and the Web

Q.9Approximately how many hours do you spend on the Internet per day? (specify for Work and Personal time)

Less than 1 hour
1-2 hours
3-5 hours
6-10 hours
11+ hours

Less than 1 hour
1-2 hours
3-5 hours
6-10 hours
11+ hours

Q.10 Which versions of Acrobat do you use? (Check all that apply)

Acrobat 4 (Win)
Acrobat 4 (Mac)
Acrobat Exchange 3 (Win)
Acrobat Exchange 3 (Mac)
Acrobat Business Tools 4.0 (Win)
Acrobat Business Tools 4.0 (Mac)
Acrobat Reader 4 (Win)
Acrobat Reader 4 (Mac)
Acrobat Reader 3 (Win)
Acrobat Reader 3 (Mac)
Glassbook Reader (for eBooks)
Other (Ghostscript, etc.) Please specify:

Q.11 What is your primary use of Acrobat?

To produce PDF files
To view PDF files
To produce AND view PDFs

Q.12 Which of the following applications of Acrobat/PDF are most relevant to you? (check all that apply)

Prepress/high-end printing
Online publishing
CD-ROM publishing
Print publishing (desktop)
Document management
Paper to PDF conversion
Other (please specify):

Q.13 Do you currently use any commercial, third-party plug-ins with Acrobat?


Q.14Are you involved in the purchase or acquisition of technology products/services for your company?


Q.15 When was the last time you purchased a product/service online?

Within the past 3 months
4-6 months ago
7-12 months ago

Q.16 Have you purchased an Acrobat/PDF-related product (software, books, etc.) online that allowed for immediate download after completing the transaction?


Q.17 Which sources do you use when purchasing technology products or services? (Check all that apply)

Web Site Discussion Areas (chat, newsletters, threads, etc.)
Articles in printed magazines/newspapers
Advertisements in printed magazines/newspapers
Advice from business associates
Direct Mail Catalogues
Trade Shows
Computer Dealers
Other (please specify):

About Planet PDF

Q.18 Which of the Planet PDF family of Web sites have you visited?

Planet PDF (
PDF Store (
AcroBuddies Forum (
Code Cuts (

Q.19 How often do you visit any of the Planet PDF web sites?

Several times per week
Once per week
Each time I receive the Planet PDF newsletter

Q.20 What are your primary reasons for visiting any of the Planet PDF sites?

Look for specific technical support help
Search PDF Tools list for PDF software
Purchase software
Download demo software
Read and participate in the User Forums
Read expert user columns and articles
Read latest news and press releases
Learn tips and tricks
Other (please specify):

Q.21 Many of the changes and additions to the Planet PDF sites result directly from user feedback. We'd appreciate it very much if you'd share with us any comments or ideas you might have -- please let us know briefly how we can help you work more effectively with Acrobat/PDF.

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