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

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

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…

Creating a Beautiful Website (Part 3): Page Layouts

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 1): Design Principles and Templates

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…

Meet the WordPress Block Editor: Build a Clickable Image Grid

Meet the WordPress Block Editor: Build a Clickable Image Grid

In the dim and distant past of web building… like a few years ago… building a clickable image grid was only possible for the learned few who knew how to write computer code. Now, thanks to the WordPress Block Editor, this feature is accessible to anybody, including you, with a little time and training. Side…