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[resolved] Jetpack CustomForm on home page (5 posts)

  1. Dawn Wolf
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I'm wondering if there's a way to add a contact form on my home page? I created a form to allow people to RSVP for an event and would really like to add it to the home page to help encourage people to fill it out.

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/jetpack/

  2. Jeremy Herve
    Happiness Engineer
    Plugin Author

    Posted 1 year ago #

    You could create a static front page including the Contact form, as explained here:
    http://codex.wordpress.org/Creating_a_Static_Front_Page

    You could also copy the Contact form shortcode into a new Text WIdget in your sidebar.

    I hope this helps.

  3. Dawn Wolf
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Well I don't use static pages, but customize my index.php. But I will try adding a custom widget and put it in the location that I wanted it to be.

  4. Dawn Wolf
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    So I went into functions, created a new sidebar then called the sidebar into my index.php.

    Then I placed the shortcode into the custom widget in the Admin section and the form shows up.
    Only problem now is that it says the information was sent...but I never get the email.

  5. Jeremy Herve
    Happiness Engineer
    Plugin Author

    Posted 1 year ago #

    Could you check if the message appears in the Feedbacks menu, in your dashboard? You'll want to check the "Spam" tab as well, just to make sure the message wasn't filtered out as Spam.

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