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cforms II

Posted 09/08/2012 by Reza Shadpay in Forms
Best Free Contact Forms Creator Plugin for WordPress




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Plugin Overview:

cforms II is a powerful and feature rich form plugin for WordPress, offering convenient deployment of multiple Ajax driven contact forms throughout your blog or even on the same page. This is one of top 10 free plugins for WordPress. If you use this great plugin but you didn’t donate to the developer, you are not a WordPressian!

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General Features:

Multi-Part / Multi-Page form chains

“Wizard Mode” to limiaid form creation process

Preset forms to “jump start” your own

Ajax supported form submission (incl. graceful fall-back)

Multiple forms on one or many pages / posts

WP Dashboard Support (showing last 5 entries)

WP Comment/Message to author” Feature (supporting: extra comment fields, threaded comments, Comment Luv, Subscribe To Comment & WP Ajax Edit Comments)

Full localization support (see section below)

Tell-A-Friend functionality, see Help documentation

File attachments / Upload, fully configurable per form

Multiple upload fields allowed

Backup & Restore

Role Manager support

Database based tracking of submitted data (XML, CSV, TAB)

Cloning / duplication of forms

Drag and drop form management

Fully integrated with TinyMCE and default WP editor (via button)

Submission limits (e.g. registrations)

Timing of forms (start & end dates)

Widget support


Supported Form Fields:

Inclusion of custom fields (from a post)

Read-only & disabled support

Fancy Javascript date picker

Configurable text elements (non input fields)

Custom field NAMES & ID’s

Various standard input fields:


single and multi-line input fields

select boxes (drop down)

multi select fields

check boxes

check box groups

radio buttons

…and a few special ones:

“CC me” check box for visitors

visitor verification

multiple form recipient (drop down list)

password fields

hidden fields

HTML support for field labels & err, success messages

No resetting of form for quick resubmission



Clean separation of CSS styling and form code

Fully customizable Look & Feel (optional label ID’s and list item ID’s!)

CSS can be completely turned off

Built in CSS theme selector and CSS editor

Set of predefined themes


Input & Validation:

Supporting DISABLED form elements

Default values for single/multi-line input field

Form validation & regular expressions

Individual error messages (HTML enabled)

Submission status (success/failure) optionally via Alert Box

Fancy error display options (inline errors, field highlighting etc.)



Fully customizable auto confirmation message & form email (TXT & HTML)

Auto confirmation messages can include an attachment

Message(s) can contain system variables and form based variables!

Multiple recipients per form (optionally selectable by visitor)

BCC to copy additional admin(s)


Anti SPAM / Security:

SPAM protection Q &A

SPAM protection using CAPTCHA

Ajax driven CAPTCHA reset button

Full CAPTCHA image customization



API function to extract user data

APIs to control application logic

Post processing of submitted data via custom functions: filter and actions (see Help! page)

Support for alternative SMTP server (in case you can’t use PHP mail())

PHPmailer 2.0 included (for SSL/TLS support)

POP before SMTP authentication

Generate dynamic forms in real-time

Filtering & Download of recorded data

3rd party email tracking support, e.g. readnotify & didtheyreadit

Page redirection on successful form submission

Alternative form action supported (please read config info!)

Extend your WP comment form with extra fields!


Best Free Contact Forms Creator Plugin for WordPress

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About the Author

Reza Shadpay
Reza Shadpay

Founder & Tester on, SEO Specialist, Author, WordPress Lover, Photographer.