Formstack

Using Forms

Linking and Embedding

Formstack offers a variety of ways to publish your forms. You can provide a link to your form for use in an email or a hyperlink on a website or PDF, or you can choose to embed your form directly into your webs...

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Copying A Form

To copy a form, click on the "Forms" tab in your account. Then, click on the checkbox next to the form you would like to copy. Next, click on the "copy" button at the top of the page. Copy a Form to Yo...

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Deleting a Form

To delete a form, check the box next to the form on the "Forms" page of your account. Then click on the button that says "delete" with a trash can icon. A warning message will pop up to make sure you really ...

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Typepad Widget

Formstack forms can be added as sidebar widgets on your TypePad blogs, with the click of a button. To enable the TypePad widget, go to the Publish > Social Media tab inside your form and click on the "Instal...

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Wordpress Plugin

Note: We've updated our Wordpress plugin to v2. For more information, please review the documentation here. To use the Formstack plug-in for Wordpress, download it like you would any other plug-in from Wordpre...

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Joomla Extension

Important! The Joomla extension feature has been discontinued as of April 15th, 2015. To learn more about these changes, please check out our feature questions here. The Formstack Joomla Extension will ...

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Sending Form Data to Another URL

After a user submits a form, they can be redirected to an external URL. You can add a redirect if you are on a paid plan in the Settings > Emails & Actions tab. Click to add a new Submit Message and sele...

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Google Analytics Plugin

For added analytic super power, you may consider enabling the Google Analytics plugin feature. With this plugin, Google Analytics will be added directly to your form to track successful submissions and provide ...

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Pre-Populating Form Fields

Ever think, “I have this information already and I would really love it if these fields on my form were already filled out for my submitters so that they didn’t have to fill it out”? Well, then pre-populating f...

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Automatic Form Deactivation

One of the greatest advantages in running any time sensitive contest or promotion is the ability to control how long a form can be viewed. With our deactivation feature, you can now set a form to expire on a ce...

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