HTML forms are used to pass data to a server. An HTML form can contain input elements like text fields, checkboxes, radio-buttons, submit buttons and more. A form can also contain select lists, textarea, fieldset, legend, and label elements.

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How to create form which sending post request to external web-site?

I'm new in wordpress and have some problems. I have a form created using wp-admin. I want to send post request with fields data when submitting. After that I want to show message depending on ...
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Acessing WP functions in form submission handler

I have a form which is embedded in a custom post type. The form action points to a PHP file that sits in my mu-plugins directory: <form ...
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WordPress contact form [on hold]

I am currently using contact form that came with Enfold theme on this website OneWebX Free Quote This form is good but does not look cool. The text box size do not vary much. And it cannot upload ...
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A form capable of sending an http request to another specific website

How do I create a form that will do the following on wordpress: "When a user hits the “submit” button on the form, the form makes an http request. The request is made with the form data, and returns ...
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Custom database tables for each forms

I'm wanting a forms functionality, where the form creator can allow the use to create custom tables. Like each form having a separate user specified table and user specified column name as per the ...
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Is there a way I can automatically test enquiry forms periodically? [closed]

I would like to be able to have a service running where forms are tested every hour or so, and I am alerted if a form stops working.
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Adding a contact us (WCP Contact Form) form into modal for bespoke WordPress theme [on hold]

Has anyone got any experience with adding a WordPress contact us form into a reveal modal? I have attempted to do it in my recent WordPress theme i've been creating. The CSS frameWork is Foundation ...
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Get wp_current_user_id using PHP and MySQL

awesome people of the Stack Community! Like the newbie coder I am, it took many hours but at last I got: a HTML form inside wordpress -> to submit value to MySQL database -> and then store the ...
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Modifying the wordpress login page and then referencing it with a shortcode problem

Both parts are working great separately. I have made the shortcode for the login form with: //register new shortcode add_action( 'init', 'my_add_shortcodes' ); function my_add_shortcodes() { ...
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Page Not Found on Custom Options Form submission

This is an odd one! I am developing a plugin, which includes an options page, using the Settings API. The page contains table which represents an array of "name" => "url" type values to be ...
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Upload Image in a Wordpress page using PHP

Hello awesome people of SE! :) Okay, so this is a little far-fetched but I'm trying to get a HTML form with a PHP upload script to work inside a Wordpress page. I can't use a plugin. It's supposed to ...
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How to implement post/redirect/get pattern on contact form

I have a shortcode which generates a simple contact form. The form posts back to the same page where its processed, validated and sent via email. All works well, however refreshing the page resubmits ...
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How to Submit Post Via cURL & PHP

Thanks for reading. I'm trying to submit a post via PHP. I'm filling in a large number of posts from a good amount of data I've scraped so I need this to be automated. I don't have the time (or ...
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Output Diffrent Tablerows after loading the same Wordpress Side with a Shortcode in the Content where the table will be shown

i know currently how i can add a shortcake for my Plugin that will output an table with 20 Rows of information and also a navigation bar for the previous 20 rows. But I still could not find out how to ...
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Login_form add to top of form rather then bottom

I have added a 3rd field on the login page, but it shows at the bottom(underneath password) while I would like it to show above Username. How can I manipulate the order of fields? This is the code I ...
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Frontend Post with JQuery AJAX to Php Issue

My problem is the following. I'm trying to make users publish custom post_type by frontend through a form like this: <form id="msform" enctype="multipart/form-data"> <fieldset ...
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Get post ID from wp_insert_post()

$new_post = array( 'post_title' => $title, 'post_content' => $description, 'post_category' => ...
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Why doesn't a form need an 'action' with a plugin that uses the post data?

So I'm still rather new to WordPress plugins. And there's one thing that I'm not sure of. I'm building a front-end form that allows users to post posts. In this guide down below there's a plugin made ...
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Form not working as it should in WordPress, but in a normal HTML site it does

I am in need of help. I have a website, which has a form to fill out (simple form, that calls a PHP function and some other JQuery libraries). It is made in an ordinary HTML file, and works well on ...
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Is it possible to set different payment gateway on each Gravity Forms form? [closed]

I run a Wordpress site in Australia involving credit card payments. I've been using eWay payment gateway for a while, now I want to introduce Stripe as well to my forms. I have multiple products, each ...
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How to use pre_get_posts filter from frontend user input (GET variables) or do_action

I'm trying to allow users to filter certain pages based on the input from a dropdown. <div class="filter-by-calories"> <h3 class="filed-title">BROWSE BY CALORIES</h3> ...
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Understanding the workflow of form creation plugin

I want to create a simple form creation plugin(that is specific for my CRM, that's why i need to create one). The idea is having a "add input" button which lets me chose the type of the ...
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How can i implement “select from existing tags” for front end posting?

Hy,on the bottom of Tags: I want to add something to be able to select from existing tags. Something like on backend "Select from the most used tags" Here it's html and php code : case ...
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contactform7 remove tags with “wpcf7_autop false” from functions.php

i want to remove those <p> and <br/> tags from my contactform7 forms. now they have this wpcf7_autop which can be set to false when inserting: define('WPCF7_AUTOP', false); to ...
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How to create a form and display its content as table in admin panel?

I am new to Wordpress CMS and have been into a problem and don't know how to go about it. The problem is I want to create a form with first name, last name, phone number and a submit button. On ...
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Fatal error: Call to undefined function wp_insert_post()

So I have a form that has makes the action jump to another php page. There my php code tries to upload a post. I get the following error: Fatal error: Call to undefined function wp_insert_post() ...
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File Uploader - Upload without adding to Media Library

I have an admin form for a plugin I am making. However, there are a couple of fields I need to add where the admin need to upload a document or image. When these files are uploaded, I do not want them ...
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Contact Form 7 add custom method and action attributes

I have to add custom method and action attributes for my forms. I have found a related SO post here at -> http://stackoverflow.com/questions/14177844/how-to-change-form-action-url-for-contact-form-7 ...
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Integrating Wordpress with a Codeigniter app using $_POST variables

I'm writing a plugin to register and login to a codeigniter app we've got at the same time as registering and logging in to wordpress. the solution I came up with is to submit the form variables to ...
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Can I make Contact Form 7 change over to a new page? [closed]

I'm trying to set up a form for people to fill in, however I want to split it up into sections so as to not create a long list of different details on just one page. For example: PAGE ONE Includes ...
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Get image url from a form

I am new to Wordpress plugin development. I have some questions related to my plugin. I want to get a image URL from a form at backend of my plugin from user and assign it to a (html img) tag src ...
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shortcode doesn't work

I made my first WP plugin, it is a contact form - here is the code: <?php /* Plugin Name: Example Contact Form Plugin Plugin URI: http://example.com Description: Simple non-bloated WordPress ...
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Ajax form submit within a Post Metabox

I have a custom wordpress MetaBox assigned to post. I have the function running on the post save_action. However I was wonder if I can get a button inside of the metabox the will run the function on ...
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Associate multiple Database ID's

I am using a form plugin in a multi-seller woocommerce environment where each user (seller) utilizes this form which the values are stored in form's DB tables. My problem/question is: when a ...
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Form and database, plugin development

I'm developing my first plugin. It creates directories and save the path, level (if it is a subdirectory of other created directory) and name in a custom table, created at the activation. The plugin ...
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$POST variable is empty in receiving php add-on function but can be seen by jscript function

I have created the following code to explain my problem. Firstly I have a shortcode function which accepts a user input and calls another form: <?php add_shortcode('quote_system', 'qt_system'); ...
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Featured image does not work with images on a post at the frontend?

[Found a partial solution] I need a little help with this problem. I don't know why on my videos the theme uses a thumbnail and set it as featured image but for images it does not. When I install a ...
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Posting from page linked to plugin

I am creating my first WordPress plugin and so far I am not doing to badly but looking for some guidance as not really sure if the way I am thinking of doing this is correct. I have a plugin that ...
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How to pass email values from one php page to another

Good evening, I have two subscription forms (mailclimp) i want to pass the email value from one php page to another. In the code below i add the /** session_start(); **/ in comments because show me ...
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What is the real intention for admin-post.php?

While looking for proper form submission handling in plugins for users (frontend) I've stumbled upon this article Handling POST Requests the WordPress Way, which encourages to use admin-post.php for ...
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Custom Post Type search with category dropdowns

I have a custom post type called MEPs and I have a search function which sort of works but sort of doesn't. The search function needs to call 2 drop downs. One being the top level categories, the ...
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Onclick Save Text In Input Field

Currently, I have a front-end form on my client's wordpress site that allows users to create a post. I'm using the pods plugin to create cpt, custom fields, forms, etc. I have several input fields in ...
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wordpress not saving form code in code editor

I'm sure this question has been asked a thousand times, but when I search, or post a question with the above title, no answer is presented. A few weeks ago, I was able to save Paypal form code into ...
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Form Won't Anchor After Submit

Having some issues with my form. I basically want the form to anchor at a certain part of the page after a user submits the form but I' can't seem to get it to work. Any ideas? <form ...
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Show error if form input field is blank

Hi i am creating a popup plugin in WordPress in which i want to disable my button which is outside form disable until my form fields are empty. I am not using submit button because after clicking ...
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wp_category_checklist won't show up for non-admin users

I have a product registration page with a form in which I use wp_category_checklist() to make my users select categories. This works great only, I just today noticed that only admin's can use the ...
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Setting specific image size for specific form upload file field

When you upload an image through a form's "upload file" field type to the Wordpress media library - Wordpress automatically generates three copies with three different sizes by default. Now I know ...
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Help finishing script to export WP user data when form submitted

I have been searching for a solution to export WP user data to another application once a form is submitted. There is an article on how to do this but I am too noob to to get it to work and am asking ...
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Reset recaptcha contact form 7

I have multiple forms(contact form 7) in a page and need to reset the recaptcha after the form is submitted via ajax. I checked recaptcha API and it has grecaptcha.reset(); but it resets only first ...
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media_handle_upload adds unnecessary extra records in wp_posts

So I created a form to have a user create or edit a post: title, metadata and an image. I use this to update the title: $my_post = array( 'ID' => $post_id, 'post_title' => ...