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Caldera Forms

Drag and drop responsive form builder.

Caldera Forms is an easy to use free WordPress form builder with a layout builder that enables you to create the format you want for your form. It is fully responsive and with form processors, it gives you flexibility to handle the form data how you need it without needing a single line of code.

Easy enough for everyday users to create forms, and powerful enough for php ninjas to extend.

A free plugin by CalderaWP.

A Few Feature Highlights

  • Responsive Grid design based on Bootstrap 3
  • Advanced Conditionals allows for multi, complex matching
  • Form Processors allows for stacking up form functionality, conditionally
  • Export and Import forms across installations
  • Ajax or Page reload
  • Multi-page forms
  • CSV of submission attached to notification email
  • Auto Responder
  • File Uploads

Auto Values & Magic Tags

Capture system values, Post/Page data and custom fields, User data, and processor returns.

Current Available Fields (more can be added on request)

  • Calculation
  • Range Slider
  • Star Rating
  • Phone
  • Text - Includes Custom Masking
  • File Upload
  • reCaptcha
  • HTML content block - with dynamic data binding ( %field_slug% updates dynamically in html )
  • Hidden
  • Button
  • Email
  • Paragraph
  • Toggle Switch
  • Dropdown Select
  • Checkbox
  • Radio
  • Date Picker
  • Color Picker

Everything can be extended. For developers, there are enough hooks and filters to build on. From frontend handling, to form processing, to editor panels, to field types. At it's core, it's a framework for building applications so you can make what you want.

For issues and updates - Caldera Forms is on GitHub

Requires: 3.9 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.1.1
Last Updated: 2015-3-26
Active Installs: 3,000+


4.9 out of 5 stars


8 of 59 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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