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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Form fields based on custom fields

I need to create a contest forms where the fields are based on values in several custom fields. The form layout is to be somewhat static, except from the contest questions (labels) and the type of ...
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Calling Custom Taxonomy Dropdown in Form

I'm writing a plugin to allow users to submit fragments of lyrics to my site. I have the plugin working minus one aspect. When entering the lyrics I would like users to be able to select the artist ...
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Custom Form not generating URL

CReating a template to load content in an iframe on the same page - I have not even got as far as using ajax to avoid reloading the whole page as the form submit is not working. The submit button ...
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POST from jQuery to PHP

I have a form that passes field values to jQuery, which validates the fields and creates the variables being sent in data: {} in the snippet below. $.ajax({ type: "POST", url: "<?php ...
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Front end form submission/processing, without using a template file

I'm writing a plugin which has a front end form that is generated by a shortcode. I'm struggling with processing the form submission in any way. Many tutorials describe placing form processing code at ...
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jQuery Validate wp_editor

I have a form, and in the form, I use <?php wp_editor('', 'user_submitted_progress', $settings = array('textarea_name' => 'user_submitted_progress')); ?> to generate a TinyMCE, rather than ...
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WordpressUser Submission Form

I have a User Post Submission form, and it has three issues, as well as one potential issue. Here is the code that processes the form. <?php if(isset($_POST['user_submission_form'])) { ...
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Make editor required for post from frontend

I am trying to build a content submission form on the front end of my site, and I am using wp_editor to render visual text editors for my users, so they can make bold text and lists and stuff like ...
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prepopulate form from a hook within wordpress function.php file

I have a form that I created by simply using the HTML editor in the wp-admin backend for a page. I have some variables in a hook for that page, I would like to pre-populate some of the form fields ...
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Integrate plugins s2Member with MailChimp [closed]

i follow the tutorial at http://www.mysecondmillion.com/s2member-install-setup-mailchimp/ configured as what its said, but still not get the s2Member subscriber added to mailchimp list. I've set ...
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Creating a custom multilingual form

I need to create a special form for my website where users cand specify a series of data including some textfields, combo boxes and sliders (from 0 to 100). Also I need this form to be qTranslate ...
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WP Login forms action URLs displayed as pretty URLs in browser (ex with Restore Password)

I would like to use the WP native login/register/restore password/.. functionality, but display pretty URLs instead of wp-login.php I've been looking at the core code and noticed that most login ...
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Why is this search form not submitting when button is clicked?

I've got a search form on my page, which works perfectly fine when I enter the text and press enter, however it doesn't submit anything when .submit-search button is clicked, why is that? note: ...
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Is it save to replace <input type=“submit” > with <button type=“submit”> in WordPress search form

I am asking because of a large userbase and possible conflicts with plugins. I mean the 2013 theme for example targets the button with .searchform [type="submit"] even of it has the .searchsubmit ...
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User driven content problems

I am trying to build a website that will allow users to post from the front end. I need to be able to have the user enter a title, a category, and tags. For the content of the post, I would ideally ...
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Placeholders in Jetpack Contact Form [closed]

In HTML5 you can use placeholders in your forms to name fields or guide the users. I would like to use this in Jetpack forms but it seems it doesn't support it. You can add a default value like ...
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How can I redirect this contact form to a specific permalink

I'm converting a HTML site to WP for a client and they have a simple contact form in place. If the submission is sucessful it currently, in it's HTML form, sends them to thankyou.html but I want to ...
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How to stop form resubmission on page refresh

Hi I have a form that adds attachments to a post, however when the form posts it obviously doesn't show the post with the new attachment echoing "your file has been uploaded". When the user refreshes ...
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Capturing POST data

I am trying to modify the Member Status Plugin so that the status are based on the data saved on a custom database table. Basically I wanted to change the administration menu with a form that can ...
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Multi-part form and wp_redirect()

For starters, it's a plugin (with a shortcode) or at least I would prefer it to be. I've got two issues both related to wp_direct. If form 1 validates I want to redirect to form 2, and continue the ...
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Pass data from one page to anothe file/page in wordpress

I have my custome theme in wordpress.This is the path of my custome theme. C:\wamp\www\wordpress2\wp-content\themes\sscy1002\sscy1002 I have created a Page in wordpress which contains some form ...
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Private feedback on users

I am trying to find a way for users to write private/anonymous feedback on each other (similar to ebay or amazon but private, and so that users can view feedback on them and feedback they have sent). ...
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Custom Registration Template/Page

Is there a way to display the WordPress register form on a custom page the way one would use <?php get_search_form( $echo ); ?> for a search form? If not how would one go about creating such a ...
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702 views

Check spam in custom form - akismet

I have a plugin that has input form, I have decided to check submitted data with akismet. I do have API key, WP comments are filtered correctly... here is, what I found: ...
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Headers already sent on a frontend post form using wp_redirect before get_header

I've gone through the various issues with headers already sent, checking for white space and making sure that the get_header line appears after the wp_redirect but I'm stuck. The code is: <?php ...
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Display multi-select box choices in a bullet list [closed]

I have a form that includes a multi-select box. <form method="POST" action=""> <select name="countries[]" size="5" multiple="true"> <option ...
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Is there a way to embed a Google Docs form in a page without using plugins?

I'm currently running a Wordpress blog. It's part of a school blog, so unfortunately, I don't have the permissions to install any plugins. I've got a "contact form" set up as a Google Docs form. Right ...
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Create a new page for each form selection

I have a got custom page template which displays a drop down box that has list of countries.A user selects the box and clicks sumbit.Page then then displays the relevant details for that country .IT ...
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How to put a form with php code into a variable or shortcode?

I'm trying to put my frontend form into a variable or a shortcode so I can wrap another shortcode around it (specifically Bainternet Post Creation Limits). My form has PHP code in it so I'm not ...
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Duplicating/Cloning Multiple Form Fields

Not sure what to call this one, but I am working on a form that asks for product information (name, description, color, features, etc.) but what I'd like to do is give users the option to add ...
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Using shortcodes to parse POST request (containing the data from a front-end form)

I would like to allow my subscribers to post classifieds, which are nothing but a custom post type with a few metas for the price, etc. (The existing classifieds plugins I have tried are way too ...
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Insert data in database using form

I am writing a simple plugin that create a table with name "newsletter" in database and provide a shortcode to put a registration form in pages. the form contain "name" and "email". i have problem ...
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Insert Extra fields added in the front end registration form to DB

I have added some extra fields like first_name,middle name,last_name etc into the custom registration form. I want to add those details int the DB also. Now only username,email,Display name and ...
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How to know if a tag has been added within a taxonomy?

I have a custom form field within a taxonomy. However when a new term/tag has been added I need to clear some values through javascript. How can I do this? I found the following code snippet in ...
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Built-in data validation function for URLs

I have a front-end form where people can submit their website URL. I'm actually verifying URLs in Wordpress with a PHP function and I would like to know if there is a built-in function that allows me ...
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Adding a new user from the front end

I have a front end form that creates a new post from users that are not required to login. However, I need to create a new user based on the information passed in the form. As it is right now I can ...
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Search a title word through query_posts (not the exact match)

We're working on a database with personal data from different sportsmen such as name, height, weight, etc. We've managed to build a detailed filter through query_posts. Every filter field is working ...
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Contact Form 7 Plugin emails not being received by some accounts

I am using contact form 7 to send an email form. I receive them, but my clients' email addresses - one at the host and one at gmail, never do. They claim that none of the messages end up in their ...
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Trouble using wordpress functions in a pop-up modal form

I'm working on a plugin and I've added a button to the tinymce editor that pops up a modal form, with options for the shortcode, and then inserts the shortcode with the selected options in to the ...
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wordpress not displaying my form

When I create a page with the content as [contact-form-7 id="199" title="Untitled"] , it displays the form, but when I use it as <div class="first"><?php $recentProjects = ...
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How to stop direct HTTP POST to a PHP script?

I have a form on my site, created using Contact Form 7 with Captcha. Contents of the form when POSTed are being sent to a PHP script, the "action" attribute of the form is set to ...
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Contact form with Jquery and PHP don't work

<?php/* Template Name: Contact */?> <?php get_header(); ?> <?php wp_enqueue_script( 'jquery.validate.min', get_bloginfo('template_directory') . ...
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Plugin to create forms using HTML [closed]

Until recently I've been using Custom Contact Forms to create some more advanced forms. The sole reason I've chosen this plugin was the ability to create my own layouts and basically just code clean ...
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jQuery Plugin to use Wordpress functions in AJAX request

I'm using Chained Selects jQuery Plugin to create multiple chained selection fields. I'm using the remote version of the plugin to build the related options by means of AJAX request from a separate ...
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How to open a lightbox form from a navigation menu item

I want to add a custom menu item to the main navigation menu, On clicking this item I want to open a lightbox form. I have the form-shortcode ready to be placed but on a page but I don't know how to ...
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Form action URL unrecognized

I have a contact form previously used in static websites that I’d like to adapt to use in WordPress. I realize there are numerous plug-ins such as Contact Form 7, but would rather use this since it’s ...
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Form action redirect to the same page

I'm making my own theme. In my theme I have a page that display custom post using a custom query. I added a form to this page. The form contain 2 comboboxes that contain values of meta data of my ...
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Making an input field required from WP's perspective

Submitting a post comment without message leads to a white page with a clean WP error message "ERROR: please type a comment." Is it possible to achieve the same thing for input fields from a custom ...
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Single Multisite Signup Page [closed]

I'm trying to turn the WordPress multsite signup page into a one step process instead of two. I'm wanting people to choose their username, email, password and a confirmation of their password, along ...
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Add captcha validation to my custom form for Frontend posting

i have implemented the frontend form, which enables UNREGISTERED users to post on my site. Everything in working perfectly, the only problem I have is with the implementation of the captcha. All of ...