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…

Prolific's participant pool – the present and the future

Last week, we have shared some insights about the people behind Prolific, namely our Co-founder Katia. But Prolific is more than the team – online research would not be possible without our participants! Questions about our participant pool come up quite frequently. Our Data Analyst Jim Lumsden provides answers to the…

Curious at Prolific: A look behind the scenes of a fast-growing startup

In spring this year, Prolific turned 4 – time to pause and look back on how it all started. But Co-founder Katia also gives us a glimpse into Prolific's future. In one sentence, what does Prolific do? Katia: Prolific helps researchers of all kinds (for example, academics, data scientists, market researchers)…