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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Why is contact form not working?

I am using a custom contact form plugin from code.tutsplus but it is not working. It looks as if the form is sent because I get the confirmation badge, although I receive no email (I have tried ...
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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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Using AJAX to run SQL statement and populate dropdown

I am trying to create a search where the user selects two different bits of data from the database and it then prints some results that meet requirements. I know I need to use AJAX, or something ...
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What is wrong with this contact form? [on hold]

I can't find what is wrong with this contact form. I get the message that the letter has been sent although I get no email in my inbox!.. I have made the contact form based on ...
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Storing textbox values in Database

I am new to WordPress but I am good with PHP programmings, if I wanted to get value from the textbox and store it in the database in WordPress can I do? for ex form1.html <form name="form" ...
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call php file from form and use wp functions

I'm building a stripe plugin and I'm stuck on this minor major issue. Problem: the form calls my process.php page to grab the form input variables, handle the Stripe token, and finally call out to ...
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How do we remove the H3 tag for the reply-title I.D

We're doing some SEO tweaking to a site, and our SEO guru informs us that we need to remove the <h3> tags from the #reply-title element, output from line 1554 of comments-template.php. It's the ...
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Pass important values server-side when processing form

I am working on a plugin that has the following within a <form> tag: <input type="hidden" name="postid" value="<?php echo $postid; ?>"> The problem with this is that users can ...
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Add extra fields to register form woocommerce [on hold]

I've followed the following link which allows data to be saved via a field name i.e. billing_city, billing_phone which is great and helps me a little. Although their is a requirement to add extra ...
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how to capture the value of the selected parent category

I am very new to WordPress as well as coding and I am stuck with one of the form field, which has a select box for listing all categories and sub-categories (taxonomies) in it. But I would like a ...
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Edit registration page

I'm using WordPress, plus BuddyPress and bbPress plugins for a student community. I want to edit my registration form, allowing students to select their school. Under school it should provide ...
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jQuery color picker function on change

So I'm writing a Wordpress plugin that generates a live preview upon changes to a php form using ajax. Everything is working great, but one little issue with jQuery is not quite right. Normally, when ...
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How to know what submit button the user clicked?

I'm working on my settings page, I want to add two different buttons to the form and do something different depending which the user clicked. The documentation states I can create two buttons like ...
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Custom fields for woocommerce on billing details [closed]

I am new to wordpress development from a coding perspective. I have searched the web and forums to find an easy explanatory answer that would also teach me more regarding editing woocommerce themes. I ...
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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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Additional form options based on category selected not working

I have a conditional statement to show certain images to choose from (radio buttons) based on the category chosen, however when the category is chosen, the radio buttons don't show? What am I doing ...
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Accept AJAX call with serialized form data

I'm trying to pass a wordpress plugin some form data via ajax and it works just fine, unless the form data is serialized, then the server responds with an error message. I'm stuck with this for days ...
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More fields on custom signup page

I have recently read this question. --> How to edit a user profile on the front end? Now, i am thinking of to build a custom signup page for my site. But, i searched over the internet i found all ...
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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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Front end page submission form does not attach custom post type

This side of WordPress is completely new to me, but is also extremely important. I have created a form that allows me to upload a page, with all the parameters I need, however a custom taxonomy is not ...
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Registration form labels - add asterisk

Is there an easy way to add a required symbol like '*' after the html <label> text content in the default user registration form? I'd like the Username and E-mail labels to display: Username * ...
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Update user meta on custom wordpress form and redirect

I have a fully functioning custom wordpress form that updates the user meta when they are logged in, however when I submit it just reloads the same page I am on, I am trying to get it to redirect to a ...
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How to append new form elements in “Add New” form of Users in Wordpress admin panel?

I'm developing a WordPress plugin and I want to append some extra form fields in add new form of Users section inside admin panel without editing core files. Can somebody help me in achieving this.
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Only single mail function is working from double mail functions one after another on wordpress

I am having a html form in my wordpress page and i have call action on my form. The file which is calling an action is saved in the root of wordpress directory. sending-mail.php I have two mail ...
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Embed IPB forums to wordpress page

I have a community that is really forum driven, and after messing with most major content management systems, I've really liked Wordpress for Its front news pages/blog posts. The issue that I'm ...
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Dropdown List Won't Display Selected Option After Submit / Refresh

I created a user form on my index page which allows the site visitor to re-order my post loop order based on either most recent posts or highest rated posts. The form works perfectly, the problem is: ...
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How to send form values from the script in functions.php and not from the form on my website?

I have a form on my website and depending on if the user check paypal or wire-transfer the form action should always go to functions.php where I have this simple check at the end of the file: if ( ...
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add function to saving change on Options Pages

i make page like this link and it work fine but i need to run some script after it like editing a file i was add it to function my_function() { //do something } function register_mysettings() { ...
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Data not saved Wordpress Custom Admin Page

I try to create an option page for a Wordpress theme. I manage to create the page, the Metaboxes , but when I send the form, the data are not saved. Before I show you my code , I specify that I use a ...
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How to redirect user to a page after form submission

I have three dropdown filters on the front site to select country, territory and region and need to redirect the user to the country/territory/region page depending upon the filter values on click of ...
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Conditional two level dropdown filter for custom post type

I have set up a custom post type and taxonomy. The post type is called Local Services and the hierarchical taxonomy is called Regions. The Regions have child categories called Areas. I have set up a ...
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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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Ajax form submission from admin panel

I have created a page in admin panel and there I have created a form for CSV export/import . Action of my form is "/wp-admin/admin-post.php" . I want to submit that form via ajax . I want to remain on ...
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How do I handle a form submission to a custom page template?

I have an html form on homepage which list some cities and areas in dropdown.When user submit the form I want to display wordpress authors/users based on those city and area selected. I already handle ...
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Handling results from data hooked into admin_post

I'm writing a plugin that uses a form to pass some data through to itself. Is there any way to do this "The WordPress Way"? Sample form code (on a custom submenu page added under "Tools"): <form ...
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How to add a onclick attribute to a list of checkboxes?

I have this array for checkbox: array( 'name' => __('Latest Product',''), 'desc' => __('Select if you want to display latest product',''), 'id' => $prefix . ...
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WPDB secure custom form

I'm creating a custom form to update rows in a secondary MYSQL DB, different from the one of wordpress. This form is public and every user can access it. So I've created a plugin and I'm using also ...
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Form isn't inserting data into database with ajax plugin

I've been working at this for weeks without success. I've figured out problem after problem with the code, but none of the corrections seem to fix my core problem. The form doesn't insert anything ...
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WP Plugins - Use includes to display page content

So I have a plugin I have been working on. It adds a menu and multiple submenus. Each submenu page contains a form, this form is created in a function called add_content_submenupagename. This ...
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Using AJAX for dynamic settings pages

I have a settings page like ... add_options_page ( 'XXX', 'XXX', 'manage_options', 'xxx_plugin', 'xxx_options_page' ); function xxx_options_page() { ?> <div class="wrap"> ...
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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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search form display no result

i create a searchform in my footer.php <div id="cd-search" class="cd-search"> <form role="search" method="get" id="searchform" class="searchform" action="<?php echo esc_url( ...
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value not saving in the form when dynamically creating an input

var AppendDivStore = jQuery(".AppendDivStore"); jQuery('<input />').attr( { type: 'text', class: 'PastetheSkillsValuemy'+inc+'', id: 'wpjobus_resume_skills['+inc+'][1]', name: ...
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Editable form with database

I want to create a profile page in which user will give title and description for it.this title should be visible in list on same page by clicking on it associated description should get open for ...
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Accessing current post data through a function

I'm using ninjaforms on my wordpress site and i have a form that is displayed on my post template. The idea behind the form is give the user a PDF file once they have completed the form. I need to ...
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Simple email input store in database

I'm trying to build a really simple form to store email adresses in the wp database for future newsletter purposes. What I have is just a single email input: <form method="POST"> <input ...
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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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Creating a custom Search Form that links to a custom database?

I'm kinda new in Wordpress and I'm still learning as I go along. Currently, I'm trying to create something like this I have a custom set of database in the server in mysql with a table. The ...
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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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Insert Query not working in the form

Many people has asked the same question, I have read those things and mine is different, I am trying to insert some values inside the database from the form but it's not getting inserted I have a ...