I like personality quizzes, but since I also like to use this blog to complain, here are things that need to stop.
Questions that depend upon me having watched a certain movie or listened to a certain song:Maybe I'm just not interested or maybe I was young when it came out and my parents would have needed to be high before they'd let me watch it. In any case, if I see a question like this and I can't answer it, I'm going to quit.
Instead:Ask about genres rather than a specific film or song.
Insulting results:I don't mean when the Disney princess I get is Ariel instead of Belle. I mean when you get your results and then they insult you. For example, I took a quiz asking which magical Lord of the Rings species I would be. When I got a human, they said I was boring. In another about dealing with romantic relationships, I was told I was a pushover. And most of the answers that according to them would have been better were selfish and hurtful.
Instead:Give takers constructive criticism.
Not enough questions:Three questions is not enough, especially if this is a quiz based on the percentage of A or B answers I get.
Instead:Pick a number like 10 or 15 and write that many questions.
What else would you like to add?
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