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How to Create Custom Forms from Scratch

It is very easy to create custom forms using weForms, the best WordPress contact form plugin. Being able to create your own custom form gives you the freedom to generate a perfect form that fits the needs of your WordPress site. weForms has made creating custom forms hassle-free with its intuitive interface.

Adding Custom Forms

First, navigate to WordPress Admin Dashboard → weForms → All Forms → Add Form to add a new form

Add a new custom form using weForms

Default Templates

After clicking on Add Form, you will see the pre-defined templates on your screen. You can choose from any of the default templates as a base to customize the form. If you want to make a form from scratch with your own chosen fields, then you can choose Blank Form from the default templates.

Choose from pre-built form templates or create a custom form from scratch with weForms

Blank Form Selection

After selecting the Blank Form template, it will redirect you to the form editor. You will be able to customize your form by selecting your desired fields from the list of custom fields on the sidebar. Just simply drag & drop or click on the listed custom fields that you want to add to your form and they will be added with the form builder.

A blank custom form on weForms' form builder

Example of Custom Forms

Here is an example of a custom-made form with the custom fields: ‘Name’, ‘Email Address’, ‘Image Upload’, and ‘Date/Time’.

Example of a WordPress custom form built using the weForms form builder.

Saving Custom Forms

After building your custom form by adding desired fields from the sidebar, click on Save Form to save your newly created custom form.

Save your custom form using the Save Form function on weForms

Custom Forms Preview

Here is a preview of how the above custom-made form looks in the front end.

What the custom form built with weForms looks like on the front end of the website.

This tutorial doc was written to help users of weForms learn how to create a custom form from scratch. As demonstrated above, creating these from scratch is both fast and easy.

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