Getting Started

Creating your first online experiment

Follow along with the videos below to get up and running fast.

Other resources

You will find many demos and useful tips on the HowTo Page and the Videos Page. Go to the Glossary Page for a quick reference.

Free online book

There is a free comprehensive manual online that covers all aspects of NeuroTask Scripting. (Hint: You can press Ctrl-F and quickly search the text for keywords.)

What is scripting? 4.5 min
This video is an optional precursor for novices who are new to coding and want a bit of background on what scripting is before diving in.

Coming Soon: Learn NeuroTask scripting with the video tutorials below

by Julia Broderick-Hale

Each video will have a description and JavaScript code, which you can copy to your account with one click.

Videos expected around 16 May 2021!

My first script tutorial 0.1 min
This tutorial video walks through the "My 1st Script" demo experiment, a basic word recall task. It shows a series of words, then a text field for subjects to type the words they remember.…
My second script tutorial 0.0 min
This tutorial video walks through the "My 2nd Script" demo experiment, a basic image memory task. It shows a series of images, then a text field for subjects to type what they remember.…
My third script tutorial 0.1 min
This tutorial video walks through the "My 3rd Script" demo experiment, which demonstrates the basic structure of an experiment. Follow along by making your own copy of the script, found at:…
My fourth script tutorial 0.1 min
This tutorial video walks through the "My 4th Script" demo experiment, the same word task as My 1st Script, but created using a more advanced method. Follow along by making your own copy of…
My fifth script tutorial 0.1 min
This tutorial video walks through the "My 5th Script" demo experiment, the same image task as My 2nd Script, but created using the more advanced method from My 4th Script. Follow along by…
My sixth script tutorial 0.1 min
This tutorial video walks through the "My 6th Script" demo experiment, a complex word recall experiment with two conditions and personalized feedback. Follow along by making your own copy of…
My seventh script tutorial 0.1 min
This tutorial video walks through the "My 7th Script" demo experiment, a more complex image task wherein subjects are shown multiple images at once and click on their favorite. Follow along…
My eighth script tutorial 0.1 min
This tutorial video walks through the "My 8th Script" demo experiment, a complex word recall experiment that combines concepts from all seven previous scripts. Follow along by making your…

Coming Soon: Mini Course: Online Programming With NeuroTask

by Job Toebosch

You can first get a general idea of what NeuroTask Scripting is in Chapter 1. Then you can code along with the videos in Chapters 2 and 3.

Videos expected around 16 May 2021!

Mini Course Chapter 1 16.0 min
Job Toebosch takes you through the first steps in creating an online experiment with NeuroTask Scripting.
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