How To Create A Test And Host It?
- You must first start by creating a test template.(The test template is a blueprint of the test)
- Next, you host the test by generating a link.
Here’s a simple guide, to walk you through the process.
1- Choose the Test Type
You will choose a template title and the test type
A. Log into you CG account
Select Manage Tests on the Menu bar
Select + Create a Test Template on the upper right corner of the Tests Hosted page
Create a Template Title (This will be the title of your test once you host it)
For example: Let us keep the name of the test as ‘Tester 1
B. Select the type of test – Public* or Private *
For Example: Let us select the type of our test as Public
C. Click on Create
2 – Enter the Basic Details
You can edit the test description and instructions.
A. Make changes to the information provided, if required (You can preview the changes on the left side of the screen.)
B. Click on Save
3 – Add Questions into Your Test
You can add questions in the default section provided
A. Choose between the categories provided- MCQs, Coding and Submission
B. Choose from both public questions (provided by the platform) or your private questions.
For Example: Add a few MCQ questions into the test from the MCQ library, by clicking on either Add MCQ (private questions) or Choose MCQ From Library
C. Click on Add Selected Questions
4 – Build Additional Sections into Your Test
Create a complete test by adding additional sections.
A. Click on Sections on the side bar.
B. Click on + Add Section.
C. You can add question into every section by following step two.
5 – Customize Your Section Settings
Change the settings in an individual section of the test.
A. Make changes under Section Settings on the right side of the section window.
B. Click on Save
6 – Configure the Overall Settings for the Test
Changes made here will be applicable for the entire test.
A. Access Settings from the sidebar.
B. Make necessary changes (Choose from options in the drop down menu)
C. Click on Save.
7 – Customize the Public Page
Public Page is the page that candidates will see when they click on the public test link. This is for promoting your company brand image.
A. Click on Public Preview from the side bar.
B. Customize and preview this page.
8 – Host the Test
Host the test for it to go live.
A. The are two ways of hosting a test.
a. Method 1- Host the test directly after creation of test template
(Click on Host this test, on the top right corner)
For Example: Select Host this Test option next to ‘Tester 1’.
b. Method 2- Host the test from the repository of test templates, when you want to go live(Manage Test> Test Template> Click on Host This Test)
B. Fill in the final details* before the test becomes public.
C. Click on Publish.
9 – Generate Public Link
Create a public link to share with your candidates to take up the test.
A. Manage Test > Test Hosted (The test will be displayed in the tests hosted tab).
B. Select Generate Public Link.
C. Copy the link and paste it in all you respective social media platforms and groups.
Congratulations, you have successfully created and hosted your test !!