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Experimaker Mission Statement

  We believe that all behavioural experiments should be quick and simple to create, no matter how complex they are. We believe that researchers should be able to recreate any experiment they’re familiar with in under 30 minutes. No tutorials or help page required. We believe that experiment design should be accessible to even the newest undergraduates. No barriers to entry. We believe that an interface should be intuitive and easy to grasp. We believe that you should instantly see the changes you make to an experiment, no matter how large or small. We believe that instantaneous feedback is fundamental in creating an intuitive and natural software experience. We believe that – for the majority of researchers – a sufficiently flexible GUI interface does not limit the complexity of experiments you can create … … that an API should be available for the few who can take advantage of it ...
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Experimaker open beta launch

We’re excited to announce the launch of our open beta for Experimaker! It’s available to try now, no signup required. We originally planned to launch a polished release version in December. But, at the moment, there is a lot of interest in online experiments. Many labs are planning to move their cognitive research online. So, we felt it would be a good idea to release an incomplete version earlier than planned. We’re missing a number of important features, and some of the features in place are still quite unpolished. We hope you’ll still find Experimaker useful, especially for classroom use, or planning purposes. Releasing so early on is also an opportunity. We want your feedback to improve the platform, and focus on the features that are important to you. Talk to us, and we’ll listen. We plan to have a fast update schedule, with multiple updates being released per month ...
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Welcome to Experimaker!

We’re excited to publish our new site in preparation for our 07/07/2020 open beta launch. We’ve added some content to give you an idea of what to expect when Experimaker launches. Here are some highlights! Experimaker Basics: Layout In this video, we demonstrate Experimaker’s real-time editing abilities by looking at changes you can make to the experiment layout. We look at all the different ways you can arrange images and text on the screen, as well as scaling and alignment options. Create a Stroop Test from scratch in under 10 minutes In this video, we go step-by-step through the process to create a Stroop test from scratch. If you’d like to follow along to create your own version, all the files used in this guide can be found in the tutorial page for the Stroop test. Experimaker Basics: Navigation Fast navigation is an integral part of the Experimaker experience, and ...
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