Author Archives: Edgar Rojas

Creating Formulas In Smart Forms

Currency field just added in 2.6.6!

Do you display monetary amounts in your form? If so you will like the new 'Currency' field available in the new smart forms version. This field lets you define the currency symbol (like $ or € but it can really be any character), its position, the number of decimals and event the decimal and thousand separator […]

Saving your form in another database

Each entry submitted with Smart Forms is already stored in the wordpress database (more specifically in the table rednao_smart_forms_entry) but in case you want to store that information in a different table or database this tutorial will help you do it.   Requisites We will need three things: 1.- The id of the form that […]

Smart Forms 2.6.3 Using repeaters in your formulas

Do you have a repeater field in your form? (the field that can add new fields in your form) If so you will be happy to know that this field can now be used in formulas! For example, if you want to calculate the total of a given field inside a repeater (like in the […]

How to show how many users have contacted you in your form (and get more contacts in the process)

An easy way to add social proof to your form is to display how many users have submitted it before, in this tutorial i am going to show you how to do exactly this. We will need to do 2 things: 1.- A service that get us the number of entries for a given form. […]

Creating One Time Submission Forms (Perfect for voting forms)

Do you want to create a voting form or a form that each of your users can submit only once? If so keep reading =), in this tutorial i am going to show you how to do exactly this. Requirements In order to create this type of form you will need two things: The id […]

What can i do if i need to request the same information for many persons in a single form (like in an Event Registration form)

Requesting the same information for many persons is a typical struggle in some kind of forms, like event registration forms. Fortunately in smart forms this is very easy to do thanks to the ‘Repeater’ field =). In this tutorial i am going to teach you how to use it.   You just need to drag […]

Getting your recapcha2 keys

In order to use recapcha2 you need to get a site key and secret from google, luckily you can get them in less than 2 minutes and for free! These are the steps to get them: 1.-Go to https://www.google.com/recaptcha/admin, since recapcha2 was done by google you will need a gmail account to get your keys. […]

Using the submitted information in another page

Once someone submit a form would you like to do something else with that information? Like displaying it in another page? If so keep reading! In this tutorial i am going to show you how to do that using the Smart Forms Query API. For this demo i am going to use the form template […]

Creating a form that send multiple emails to different persons

It is very common that you want a form that send multiple emails, maybe you want to send a confirmation email to your customer and another to you. Or maybe you want to send an email to a person only when the form is filled in certain way like in the examples below: Send an […]