How to Build a Web Form (Part 3): Types of Forms

WordPress’s Gravity Forms allows for a practically endless array of possible forms. Today we want to show you just a few of the possible combinations of features. You’ll also learn about a few useful types of forms that you can build. These range from basic sign-up forms to more advanced registration forms involving conditional logic…

How To Build a Web Form (Part 2): Managing the Entries

Once you’ve built a web form, you need a way to access and manage the information you’ve collected. The Gravity Forms plugin for WordPress provides several flexible ways to do this, once you understand the software. Let’s dive in, starting with email notifications.  Notifications When someone fills out and submits a form, you probably want…

How to Build a Web Form (Part 1): The Basics

Building a web form of any kind can be confusing. Actually, it can be terrifying. The options and decisions seem endless, the software all looks strange, and you don’t even know where to start. However, in reality, it’s not as complicated as it looks. In this series of blog posts, we’ll show you how to…

Creating a Beautiful Website (Part 3): Page Layouts

If you’ve read the first and second posts in this series, you probably have ideas about web templates, design, images, beauty, and structure zinging around in your head. Maybe you’ve figured out how to apply all that. Maybe you’re still overwhelmed. Either way, here are some practical ways to put all the knowledge to use,…

Creating a Beautiful Website (Part 2): Images

In the first post of this series, we talked about principles of beautiful design and website templates. However, in order to take full advantage of those ideas, you need to have images to work with and know how to use them. That’s what we’ll focus on this week: how to find, use, and share beautiful…

How to Achieve An Elegant Website

One of the hardest things to balance out when making a website for your church or charitable organization. Is making sure that it looks both professional and elegant. Wonder why some websites focus too much on making sure it looks professional, but it lack that creative feel? Or why other focus too much on making…

Creating a Beautiful Website (Part 1): Design Principles and Templates

It takes only 50 milliseconds for users to form an opinion about your website that determines whether they’ll stay or leave. That decision is 94% design related (“27 Eye-Opening Website Statistics”). The pressure to create a stunningly beautiful website is huge, but the options seem endless. Is it possible to create a website that is…

Webinar: How to Build an Event Registration Form

Running a Vacation Bible School? Hosting a concert? Organizing a weekend conference? Sign up for our July 1st webinar at 11am Eastern Time Many churches and organizations are hosting special events this summer and autumn. Adding an event registration form to your website can help make it a success. In this webinar, you will learn…