HOW TO CREATE A CONTACT FORM ON WORDPRESS
Compete guide on how to create a contact form on wordpress website step by step.
Today we will know how to create a contact form on wordPress website in this article.
So let’s say you have a website and you want to give your visitors, a way to contact you.
You can do that by adding a contact form.
I am going to explain you, how to create a contact form on wordpress website.
So once you create this form Anyone who is visiting your site will be able to fill up this form.
And when they click ‘submit’ you’ll get an email with the message they have sent.
So this will give your visitors a way to reach you, when they need help or when they have something to share.
let’s create our contact form.
You can create the form in 3 steps.
STEP 1: Install a plugin
The first step is to install a plugin in WordPress which will help us create the form.
To install the plugin, let’s go to your dashboard, and then go to ‘Plugins‘ and then click ‘Add New‘.
Now search for a plugin called ‘Ninja Forms‘ And you’ll get this plugin.
So let’s click Install and activate.
So the plugin has been installed.
And now you’ll see this new button called ‘ninja forms‘ on your dashboard. Once, we install the plugin.
STEP 2: Create a form.
So to create the form just click ‘Ninja Forms‘.
And here you can see that, there is a default contact form.
First let’s delete that by clicking setting button and then click ‘delete‘. And it’ll be deleted.
Now let’s create a new form, by clicking ‘Add New‘.
And here, you’ll see different type of forms you can create.
I’m going to choose the ‘contact us‘ form And as soon as you click it, your form will be created!
So you can see here that, we have a simple contact form, which asks for the name, email, and message & also has a submit button.
So once we have created the form, we can go to the next step.
Which is to “Add this form, to our website”.
STEP 3: Add this form, to our website.
For adding this form, to our website. Let’s close this. And then go to pages. Then click ‘add new‘.
So now we’re going to create a new page where we can put our contact form.
Enter the page title as ‘Contact Us‘. And then, to add the form. click ‘add form‘.
And now if you click this drop-down.
You’ll see the form which we created, in the last step.
Select that and now if we click ‘insert‘ the form will be inserted into our page.
Now let’s click ‘publish‘ to the right sidebar. And view the page.
As you can see, we have got our contact form.
This is how easily, you can create a contact form in WordPress.
Let’s move on to the next part. where we see, how you can add the form to pages created with elementor.
So let’s go home.
Now I am assuming if you have about page which was created with elementor.
If you want to add your contact form, to this type of page. You can do that in just 3 steps.
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Add the contact form with elementor.
HOW TO CREATE A CONTACT FORM ON WORDPRESS
But how to add it with elementor, let’s see how.
First, go to the page, where you want to add the contact form.
So if you want to add the form to your about page.
Just go to ‘about page‘ and then click “edit with elementor“.
Now in this section search for ‘form’.
And you’ll find the ‘ninja forms’ widget in elementor search.
Now just go to the place where you want to add the form.
To add a new section. Now just drag & drop the ninja forms, into this section.
Now choose the form which you created. And then click ‘apply’.
You can change, the email ID also.
If you want to change, the email ID, where you receive your messages.
You can do that, by going to your dashboard, And then go into settings, and click ‘general‘.
Now here, you can change the email ID, where you want to receive the notifications
So just change the address here, And scroll down, and click ‘save’.
Now you know how the form works & how to change the email where you receive notifications.
Do you want to create your own form?
- Just go to your dashboard.
- And click “Ninja Forms“.
- Then click “Add New“.
- And choose the “Blank Form“.
Now you know every thing about how to create a contact form on wordpress website.
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