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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Template plugin for blog posts? [closed]

can someone recommend a plugin to do the following? My wordpress CMS has two types of users: administrator and editor, both of whom are not technologically savvy, so they need things to be super ...
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I am trying to grab the title and put it in a paypal form select option

I am trying insert the title of a post in the option value of a form for paypal purchase, so I know what item they have chosen. But when I do this paypal gives me a error message that something is ...
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Add contact form

I want to add contact form to my page. I found http://en.support.wordpress.com/contact-form/ article where (see below) there is button for adding contact form but I don't have this in my Wordpress ...
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Page 2 of Search Results shows homepage

Search bar is just under the header and menu at the top of the page. Example search: http://www.animefushigi.com/?s=bleach Scroll down and try going to page 2, see it shows homepage instead. ...
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Close modal window after form submit [closed]

I have this in a php file from Contact Form 7, which I load into a modal window (FancyBox) and I would like to close it after the user will press the Submit button. I was thinking of adding onSubmit=...
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Form validation on user profile edit

I have added a custom field to user profiles in bbPress however I am unsure how to do form validation other than javascript. I would like to do some PHP validation however the few things I have tried ...
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Page reload occurs before request finishes

I wrote a plugin to send an invitation to a friend and am submitting a form using AJAX and used the tips talked about in 5 tips for using AJAX in wordpress and another article referenced in the AJAX ...
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User registration problem in WordPress

I am trying to make a user registration form in my site's side bar. Users are able to register but instead of getting a success message, WordPress usually redirect them to 404 page. Below is my form: ...
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need to add attach thumbnail from my form

i need to add [attach thumbnail] to this form functions.php Code: if( 'POST' == $_SERVER['REQUEST_METHOD'] && !empty( $_POST['action'] ) && $_POST['action'] == "new_post") { //...
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Dashboard Contact Form

Is there a way to make a dashboard contact form widget? I just simply want to have it there so users can give feedback directly from their dashboard.
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How to create and retrieve data from a special registration form?

What is the recommended way to approach the follow issue? I have to create two pages. On one page I will have a small form where users will be able to register themselves (with or without photo). On ...
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Char limit on custom blog-post form? [closed]

I want to setup a simple custom form for users to post, which will automatically: Subscribe user to updates (i.e. moderation approved, comment posted) Enable DISQUS xor IntenseDebate comments ...
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How can I get $id variable in widget's form function?

How can I get $id variable in widget's form function? According to widget's structure I see that widget function have $args as a parameter, which will be extracted in function's body. In my case i ...
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Cannot modify header form resubmits data on refresh

I have a contact form that each time I refresh the page I get a prompt to resend all the data, I have added a header("location: location.php"); to the bottom of the form function to try and prevent ...
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Creating Job Tickets

I work in a small print shop and I want to digitize our workflow. I have found many plugins that are for support tickets, but I want to be able to create job tickets for printing jobs. I have found ...
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Settings API erases itself?

I have two forms created using Settings API, and when I save one of them the other one gets erased and vice versa. Here's the whole code so you could paste it into your functions.php file and see ...
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Autocomplete for taxonomy input boxes on a front end form

I have created a simple frontend form to allow users to submit posts - similar to the tutorial here - http://voodoopress.com/ . I also have a couple of custom taxonomies which i have as text input ...
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File Upload from Frontend

I am working on a blog where user can submit his/her story from the UI. What I would like to happen is if a user submit his/her story it should be visible in the dashboard and i can get the attached ...
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Programming Wordpress to send a custom-built form to specified email address

I have built a custom html/javascript form that I would like to incorporate into my blog. I would like the submit button of the form to send the information to a specific email address. Is there a way ...
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Multiple options pages validation for a plugin

I am writing a plugin and I decided to have multiple pages for different options of the plugin (for clarity's sake). Doing a single option was a piece of cake, but I'm encountering difficulties when ...
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Can a page contain php code?

I am trying to use the following line of PHP code in one of my pages: <input name="from" id="from" value="<?php echo $_GET['from'];?>" type="text" /> But instead of displaying an empty "...
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Trying do build a contact form

I have some problem making my contact form work. The contact form should only be in one simple site. So i created two templates. The first template only has the form. The other one have the php code ...
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Redirection not working in this front end post submission form?

I found this tutorial to create a front end post submission form: It doesn't matter what I type on wp_redirect( 'http://www.google.com' ); I don't get redirected to anywhere. Just the same page but ...
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Can't assign another category other than Uncategorized int he following front end post submission form?

I'm using this front end post submission form that I took from this question: <?php $postTitle = $_POST['post_title']; $post = $_POST['post']; $submit = $_POST['submit']; $category = $_POST['cat'...
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How can I add buttons to a custom column in the taxonomy table?

I am working on an issue-based publishing system for a friend of mine. So far I have created a custom taxonomy called "Issue"; added several custom fields to the custom taxonomy (like "Issue number", "...
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What should I write in the post action of this front end post form?

I'm following this tutorial to build a front end form: <?php /** * * New Post Form for Custom Post Types for the Frontend of Your Site * By Jared Williams - http://new2wp.com * * Last Updated:...
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using $wpdb to insert a form into a post

I am wanting to take the following form, and use $wpdb to insert it into a post. I have tried reading the class reference page INSERT rows, but I don't really know what should be referenced. I am not ...
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Submit Custom Postypes from frontend

I am attempting to create a form that submits data and creates a post with custom fields filled. What I would like to do in step form. 1) Create a custom posttype function called "pickups" (I do not ...
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My login form does not work

I have the following code that generates a login form for every page in my blog. <form action="<?php echo wp_login_url(); ?>" method="post"> username: <br /> <input name="log" id=...
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Building a form with WordPress, and also pulling that data for a user page

I am going to give the most basic example of what I want to achieve. I have a page for booking a pickup service, and a form needs to be created to take information of the following. (Date, # of ...
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Submitting POST data to a custom page template triggers a 404, why?

I've got a simple custom page template with a form on it. This page can process the form itself, so the entered data gets submitted there as well, using POST. Submitting the form, however, results in ...
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How can I populate a select element with terms from a custom taxonomy and filter post results?

Alright, so first, I need you to check out this wire-frame so you can see what I'm trying to accomplish: Wire-frame What I've done so far is this: I created a custom post type for individual ...
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how to handle forms in multiple pages?

I have a simple contact form that I set up to display on multiple pages using a shortcode and a widget but since I need to form to post back on the same were it's displayed I'm not sure how to ...
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Force string into signup form

I am running WP multi-site and BP. The plugin in question is Anti-Splog by WPMUDEV. They have advised they do not support customisations. Anti-Splog tries to limit spam blogs from appearing on your ...
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Passing POST data from one WP post to another

I'm trying to pass data between two Wordpress posts via POST method from a form/link. However, the second post does not seem to be able to grab the POST data. I'm wondering if it has anything to do ...
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RSVP form for Facebook events from a Wordpress post?

Is there a way to add a RSVP form to a Facebook event in a Wordpress post? (let's assume I have a website linked to a Facebook application and I want to publish public events I have published on a ...
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Looking for a simple checkout plugin [closed]

I want to sell tickets to an event on my wordpress site. I don't want to use a huge shop or partner up with ticketmaster etc. What I want is let the customer decide how many tickets of a certain ...
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Add X meta box inputs based on form at top of meta box, how to do it right?

I am setting up a meta box that controls the number of ingredients for a recipe. As each recipe will have a different number of ingredients I decided to use a simple text input and button to set the ...
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Where this validating message come from?

I wrote a simple form, including text field, textarea, select and some validating by WP_error. When I try to submit the form without filling text field or textarea, I got a popup tip pointing the ...
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How to Collect Keyword and Search Engine Data on Webforms?

We have a contact form using Contact Form 7 on our wordpress site. We would like to be able to attach any information about where the user came from: keyword search is the #1 item of interest. We ...
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Stop wordpress automatically escaping $_POST data

I have a custom front end form which creates a custom post type post and have just discovered WordPress automatically escapes $_POST data in the same way that Magic Quotes does. I have Magic Quotes ...
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Google Map Latitude and Longitude values in form

I have a front end submit form and would like to include a two extra custom fields which will hold Latitude and Longitude values. I want the users to select the location on a map which will be ...
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Comment submission & navigation redirects to default language

I'm using qTranslate for multi-language & wp-commentnavi for comment navigation. The style of my base permalinks are like so: site.com/ -> for default language site.com/en/ -> for ...
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exclude category from WordPress Form function

I have this function and I need to somehow exclude a category number 14 from my submission form. Is there any way to do it inside this function? function retrieve_cat_data($byid = false){ $...
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How to take options from form fields and turn them in to links?

I have a form in WordPress with options when clicked they retrieve a filtered posts. I want to take the options from the form and place it like normal links. Can this be done? Thank You all in advance ...
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Retrieving a Value from a wp-database

why my sql statement is not returning any value.. is this wrong? <?php global $wpdb; $result = $wpdb->get_results($wpdb->prepare("SELECT * FROM $wpdb->wp_frm_item_metas"))...
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Obfuscating Email Addresses in Form Fields

I'm writing a WP Theme where registered users can email post authors sending them en email from the post's page itself. So I created a contact form in which I get the user and author infos and emails ...
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“operation successful” message

i'm writing some custom wordpress pages, and i want that after an action where the user has addess an item to a list (after the user press the submit button and the page reloads showing the updated ...
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Using AJAX in a plugin to submit form - REALLY confused

Having a bit of trouble using all the Wordpress ajax hooks, and functions. Been reading this post: 5 Tips for Using Ajax in Wordpress But became confused after trying all the code and applying it to ...
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Adding Custom Forms

I'm looking to create a page for a wedding site that will have a form. The idea is that it is an RSVP page where a visitor will input a unique string that was on the invitation that they received and ...