Curious at Prolific: A Day in the Life of a Freelancer

While many big corporations are still lagging behind when it comes to enabling their employees to work from home, Prolific trusts its team members from the beginning and does its best to accommodate their needs and preferences. In fact, everyone who joins remotely and full-time gets sent this wonderful book…

Curious at Prolific: Rare insights from the tech minds behind Prolific

Meet the people who make Prolific look and feel like it does: Stephen O'Malley (Backend Developer) and Andrew Cox (Frontend Developer & Designer)! Stephen, what is a Backend developer? And Andrew, what does a Frontend Developer do? Stephen: A back-end developer builds and maintains the technology that powers those components…

An honest review: Two researchers share their thoughts on running a complex longitudinal study via Prolific

Earlier this month, Katia and Hannah had the opportunity to interview two researchers, Daniel Fellman and Liisa Ritakallio, who ran a large-scale longitudinal online experiment on Prolific. Daniel, a PhD student and Liisa, a research assistant, are both part of the BrainTrain Research Group at Åbo Akademi University in Turku,…

Introducing Junior Researcher Grants

What are Prolific’s Junior Researcher Grants? A few weeks ago, we announced in our mission statement post that we want to help you do great research on Prolific. This is why we’ve invested a lot of energy into our Best Practice Guide, which will lead you through different…