Best Free WordPress form plugin: Ultimate Form Builder Lite – Documentation

Documentation of Ultimate Form Builder Lite Plugin

Installation

  1. Unzip ultimate-form-builder-lite.zip
  2. Upload all the files to the /wp-content/plugins/ultimate-form-builder-lite
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  4. For customizing the plugin’s settings, click on Forms menu in WordPress of left admin menu.

Creating New Form

For creating a new form, you will simply need to click on the New form submenu of the Forms menu.Once you provide the name of form and click on add new form, a new form will be created and you will be redirected to the form builder page where you can add the forms fields and configure other settings too.

 

Form Builder

Once you create the form you automatically redirected to this section where you can add the available form fields in the form.

You can see all the available fields in the left side of this section as shown below in the screenshot.

form-builder

Display Settings

In display settings tab, you can configure all the necessary settings regarding the layout of the form.You can choose the form templates as per your requirement.

display-settings

You can provide the width of the form either in pixel or %. But we recommend you to either leave blank or provide the width in % if you want your form to be mobile responsive.

If you desire to custom design the form as per your site’s theme then you can disable all the plugin styles by simply checking “Disable Plugin Sytles” checkbox in this section.But please note that if you select this option, form templates design won’t be applied in the form at all.

disable-plugin-styles

 

In this section you can provide the form validation error message and form success message.If you leave those fields blank then a default message will show.

form-messages

 

Email Settings

In this section, you can configure all the email regarding settings such as email reciever email address, from name, from email and email subject.You can also add multiple email reciever address.

email-settings

Shortcode

Once you create a form, you will find a shortcode at the top of the form builder page as well as in the form listing page which you can paste to any post or page content editor and the form will show up in the same section of the content where you have kept the shortcode.

shortcode

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Form Entries

As soon as users submits an entry through a form build from our plugin kept in the frontend, it will get stored in your site’s database and all the entries are listed in the form entries.You can filter the form entries form wise and also export to CSV. Please note that to use CSV export you will need to filter the form entries first.

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