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MicroBatch is now a Pro Feature

Posted by Leib Litman on Jan 11, 2018 11:27:00 AM

TurkPrime is announcing a change in our pricing for the MicroBatch feature. MicroBatch is now included as a Pro feature, with a fee of 2 cents + 5% per complete. This will also provide users with access to all other pro features, with no additional charge. This change is necessary so that we can continue to provide the highest quality service and tools that our users expect.

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Topics: amazon mechanical turk, microbatch, mturk, online research, pro features

New Feature: Exclude Highly Active Workers

Posted by Leib Litman on Dec 15, 2017 12:30:00 PM

Some workers on MTurk are extremely active, and take the majority of posted HITs. This can lead to many issues, some of which are outlined in our previous post. Although MTurk has over 100,000 workers who take surveys each year, and around 25,000 who take surveys each month, you are much more likely to recruit highly active workers who take a majority of HITs. About 1,000 workers (1% of workers) take 21% of the HITs. About 10,000 workers (10% of workers) take 74% of all HITs.

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Topics: active, active workers, amazon mechanical turk, exclude, exclude workers, HIT, mechanical turk, mturk, online research, turkprime, workers

Upcoming New Content on the Blog

Posted by TurkPrime on Nov 17, 2017 11:43:00 AM

Greetings Reader,

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Topics: amazon mechanical turk, online research, primepanels, turkprime