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Unleashing Ninja Forms for Your WordPress Website
Have you ever been perplexed about adding forms to your WordPress website? Look no further than Ninja Forms – a bursty, popular plugin that offers a flexible, simple way to make any kind of form you need. That’s why so many WordPress users prefer it!
Step 1: Installing the Ninja Forms Plugin
To start unleashing the power of Ninja Forms, follow these steps:
- Log in to your WordPress dashboard.
- Click on the “Plugins” tab from the left-hand sidebar, then click on the “Add New” button at the top of the Plugins page.
- In the search bar, type in “Ninja Forms” and the plugin should appear in the results.
- Click on the “Install Now” button next to the Ninja Forms plugin, and wait for the plugin to install.
- Once the installation is complete, click on the “Activate” button to activate the plugin.
Step 2: Creating Your First Form
Now that you have the plugin installed, it’s time to create your first form:
- Go to the “Forms” tab in your WordPress dashboard.
- Click the “Add New” button to start creating your form.
- You can choose to create a form from scratch, use one of the pre-built form templates, or import a form from a JSON file.
- If you choose to create a form from scratch, you will be taken to the form builder where you can add fields to your form.
Step 3: Customizing Your Form
Now that you have created your form, the next step is to customize it:
- Adding form fields: You can add fields like name, email, phone number, and message to your form by dragging and dropping them from the right-hand sidebar into your form.
- Customizing form fields: You can also customize the fields in your form by adding labels, descriptions, and placeholder text.
- Choosing form layout: You can choose from a single column or multi-column layout for your form.
- Adding form styling: You can add CSS to your form to customize its appearance, or use one of the pre-built form themes.
- Setup form notifications: Set up notifications so that you receive an email each time someone submits the form.
Step 4: Adding Your Form to a WordPress Page or Post
Once you have customized your form, it’s time to add it to a WordPress page or post:
- Copy the shortcode for the form you want to add.
- Go to the post or page where you want to add the form.
- Paste the shortcode into the post or page content area where you want the form to appear.
Step 5: Configuring Your Form Settings
Now that your form is on your page, it’s time to configure its settings:
- Go to the “Settings” tab in your WordPress dashboard.
- Click on the “Notifications” button to configure your email notifications.
- Customize the confirmation message a user receives after submitting the form.
- Choose if submissions will be stored in the database.
- Decide if you want to use a reCAPTCHA to reduce spam.
Step 6: Testing Your Form
Before releasing your form into the wild, it’s important to test its functionality:
- Go to the page or post where you added your form.
- Fill out the form with test data and submit it.
- Make sure that you receive a confirmation message and that the data is submitted correctly.
Step 7: Advanced Form Customization
If you want to take your form to the next level, use the advanced form customization options:
- Use conditional logic to display or hide certain parts of your form based on user input.
- Add file upload fields so that users can upload files as part of their form submission.
- Integrate your form with a CRM or email marketing platform to automatically add user data to your system.
- Use custom code snippets to add additional functionality to your form.
Ninja Forms is a great option for adding forms to your WordPress website. Now that you know how to install the plugin, create a form, customize it, add it to your page or post, configure its settings, and test its functionality, you can easily collect data and give your customers a better experience.