Google Forms vs SurveyMonkey

Google Forms
Create a form and collect the responses in a Google Docs spreadsheet. To get started view all templates or click on one of the categories below. It's free
Create and publish online surveys in minutes, and view results graphically and in real time. SurveyMonkey provides free online questionnaire and survey service. Build your own surveys or choose from our templates. Choose how to distribute and start collecting responses. Use our powerful analytical tools for intelligent insights.
Comparing Google Forms vs SurveyMonkey is like comparing apples to oranges. Because your business is unique and nobody except you can decide, which is better for your company. But we can add some fun to your research and suggest some new comparison parameters.

Ok, now let's compare the UI. Looks like Google Forms has more user-friendly interface than SurveyMonkey because it's bigger. At least on our screenshots

To compare the popularity of the solutions we counted how many alternatives people search for each of them on the Internet. And it turns out that SurveyMonkey is more popular than Google Forms

Now let's look at the recent activities of our competitors:

- Google Forms get intelligent response validation (in 2017)
- Google Forms expands functionality thanks to add-ons (in 2014)
- SurveyMonkey invests in mobile feedback service Apptentive (in 2014)
- Google Forms adds professional themes (in 2014)

Looks like Google Forms was recently more active than SurveyMonkey (at least in our news).