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Create Your First Form

Create your first form

In this article we give you direction to create a form by Piotnet Forms step by step.

1. Open your form

After installed Piotnet Forms, in your WordPress admin dashboard area, you will see Piotnet Forms admin. Click “Forms” to open forms control.

 

Click “Add new” to start adding new post.

The form control and display would appear just like below.

 

2. Simple contact form

In this example, we will use Piotnet Forms to build a simple contact form.
Firstly, just drag and drop a section widget into preview area.

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Then put necessary fields into your section: text field, email field, textarea field. Don’t forget to set same form ID for all fields.

 

A look into text field Name:

 

Finally is Submit button. Drag a submit button into your section and drop.

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Submit information would only be sent to admin email, so we only set “Email” for Action after submit.

 

     

It is almost done now. Just press “Save” and your form is ready to be used.

3. How to use your form

Till now, you already created a new form in database. The form can be import into any of your posts or pages by shortcode.
Image below shows where you can get shortcode of created forms.

Just put the shortcode into content of your posts/pages so the form added and would be shown in frontend.

And this is how it is in frontend:

This three steps procedure is how you can create and apply a form by Piotnet Forms.
The example we made in this article is simple, but just follow the rule and you can build many complicated forms.