Card Sorts

Understand and optimize for your users' mental models.

Run any type of card sort like a pro

Three techniques to choose from. All optimized for a great participant experience on any device. Instant insights with crystal clear reports.

Open Sort

Participants sort cards into groups they create and name.

Live report

Closed Sort

Participants sort cards into groups you create and name.

Live report

Hybrid Sort

Participants sort cards into both types of groups.

Live report

Everything you need

Run any type of sort, analyze results and make confident recommendations.

Remote or in-person
Your participants will have a great experience anywhere, whether they use their own device or your usability lab station.
Quick setup
Have your sort up and running in minutes, regardless of your research experience. Easily customize the welcome and thank you text.
Frequency rankings
Discover which groups were most commonly created by participants, and which cards were most frequently added.
Moderated or unmoderated
Participants can complete studies entirely on their own, or with you moderating (in-person or via Zoom, etc.)
Agreement scores
Quickly identify which card and group relationships participants agree upon most, calculated and ranked for you.
Manage individual participants
View each participant's time spent completing the study and sort results, and easily exclude or delete when needed.

Level up your research

Add optional Pro features to all your studies for just $49/mo.

Custom branding

Show your logo on reports and participant screens, and hide the UX Metrics link on thank you pages.

Card randomization

Randomize the card order in each participant session to ensure unbiased results.

Participant completion codes

Verify unmoderated results by presenting participants with a unique 4-digit completion code at the end of their session.

Password-protected reports

Make your reports private and easily add a password for secure sharing with your team, stakeholders and clients.

Merge similar groups

Non-destructively combine semantically or conceptually similar groups to further crystalize your results.

Export results to XLS

Download all of your study results data for unlimited analysis in Excel or your application of choice.

Easy as 1-2-3

Set up and launch sorts in minutes, whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned UX research expert.



Add the cards and any pre-defined groups (for closed and hybrid sorts) that you want participants to categorize and label.



Invite participants to your study by providing them with the included shareable link.



Analyze the results and share confident recommendations with your team and stakeholders!

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