6 REASONS TO LOVE GRAVITY FORMS

Looking for a form builder for your website?

Gravity Forms is one of the most flexible, easy-to-use, and best all-around WordPress website form builders to date. When it comes to forms, there is almost nothing that Gravity can’t do. Woodchuck Arts has been a long time customer, and we are excited to tell you why!

1. EASY TO USE

With the drop and drag form builder, anyone can build a basic form in minutes. Gravity Forms has built-in over 30 of the most commonly used fields, such as name, email, phone, and address. Making adding most fields almost as easy as ordering something on Amazon! Gravity Forms has created an online demo on their site. You can test drive it for yourself at https://www.gravityforms.com/demo/.

2. SECURITY

Gravity Forms provides several options to prevent spam submissions. With Google reCaptcha, Really Simple Captcha, and Akismet integration options, you can rest easy knowing that your forms will combat bot spam entries.

3. CONDITIONAL LOGIC

Gravity Forms describes conditional logic as the following:

“Conditional Logic allows you to configure your form to show or hide fields, sections, pages or even the submit button based on user selections. This allows you to easily control what information your user is asked to provide on your WordPress powered site and tailor the form specifically to their needs.”

4. FLEXIBILITY AND FUNCTION

Automated Emails – Gravity Forms offers integrated features that will allow both an auto-reply to the user and the site administrator to keep everyone in the know. 😁

File Upload Capability – Enable image and document submission right through your form.
Save and Continue – If you have created an elaborate form, Gravity Forms allows users to save their work and return to the form at a later time.

Calculations – If you need calculations for purchases or data, Gravity Forms can do that too!

Limit and Schedule Forms – Gravity Forms allows you to control the number of times a person makes submit an entry, and it can schedule forms for specific timing. These features give you even more control over your data collection!

WordPress Post Creation – Are you looking for an easy way to create user-generated content on your site? Gravity Forms can do that too! You can display a form on your website then Gravity Forms will automatically create a post from the entry data without any additional work for the site administrator.

5. ENTRY STORAGE

With Gravity Forms, you won’t lose any data, ever! Gravity Forms stores all form entries in the back end of your website. You can view each entry, add notes, and even reply directly through your site. It also allows you to export all the data in a CSV format. You can export specific dates or all entries for the lifetime of the form.

6. ADD-ONS

Built-in Add-ons – Gravity Forms offers Basic, Pro, and Elite add-on features based on your license. Currently, there are 15 Basic, 18 Pro, and 13 Elite add-on services already integrated within the backend interface. Elite services include features like signature fields, polls, quizzes, coupons, and partial entry data collection, to name a few.

Integrations – Do you use other software to facilitate additional function on your site? Great news; there is a good chance it will integrate with Gravity Forms. You can include external services such as MailChimp, PayPal, Stripe, Highrise, Freshbooks, Dropbox, Zapier, and so many more!

Premium Extension Plugins – Because Gravity Forms is well designed and widely used, many premium add-on plugins can be purchase to take your form function even further! Some of the most popular premium plugins include GravityView, Gravity Wiz, Gravity Flow, Gravity +, ForGravity, JetSloth, and GravityPDF.

If you are in the market for a WordPress form builder plugin, Gravity Forms may be for you. You can check out the costs and licensing options at gravityforms.com. If you need Gravity Forms assistance or training, your Woodchuck Arts Team is ready to help! Contact us for further assistance.

GET IN TOUCH

The incredible thing about the internet is that we can work anywhere! Woodchuck Arts is geo-located in Newark, Ohio, Caledonia, MI and Toledo, OH. We serve clients from Seattle, Washington, to Washington D.C.

Email Heather at heather@woodchuckarts.com or call 724-281-0559
Email Erin at erin@woodchuckarts.com or call 616-528-2747

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