How To Create Contact Forms Using WPForms

Last day, we have taught you how can you create a contact form using Contact Form 7. In this post, we are going to show you another free and drag and drop plugin WPForms. You can read how to create contact form using WPForms from here.

How To Create Contact Forms Using WPForms

First of all, you need to go to the WordPress admin area and add new plugins. There, you need to search for WPForms. Simply install the plugin there.

Create Contact Forms Using WPForms

After installing, activate the plugin.

activate WPForms lite plugin

You can see a new menu called WPForms on the left bar.

WPForms plugin settings

You don’t have a form right now. So, you need to create one.

add new contact form using WPForms

Name your form and choose the simple contact form from the list.

WPForms new form

By default, there will be 3 fields.

  • Name
  • Email
  • Message

wpforms fields

You can drag and drop the fields from the left side from your form field. In my case, I wish to add a subject field. Simply drag a single line tet to the form and configure it.

adding subject filed in WPForms

For a basic form, the default fields are good enough. Go to the notification settings. There, you can configure the email address, subject line and reply to emails. By default, the form will send every new email to the WordPress admin email address.

WPForms notification settings

Now, save the form.

save contact form by WPForms

The form will give you a custom shortcode. You need to copy it.

free WPForms contact form shortcode

Create a page for adding the code. Something like General Inquiry or Contact Us. After that, paste the copied shortcode on the page, publish or update the page.

update shortcode of WPForms

Check your website from the front end. You can see the contact form there.

WPForms contact form active

You can test the contact form by sending an email through it. It will be sent to your WordPress admin email address.

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WPForms Lite
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WPForms is one of the best WordPress plugins for creating contact forms. In this post, we are going to show you how can you create some forms on WordPress using the WPForms lite plugin.

7 thoughts on “How To Create Contact Forms Using WPForms”

  1. Will you add the WPForms Pro review?
    I am planning to purchase the pro version. But need to know the main features before that.


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