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Simple Basic Contact Form

A clean, secure, plug-&-play contact form for WordPress.

Simple Basic Contact Form is a clean, secure, plug-&-play contact form for WordPress. Minimal yet flexible, SBCF delivers clean code, solid performance, and ease of use. No frills, no gimmicks, just a straight-up contact form that's easy to set up and customize.


  • Plug-&-play: Use Shortcode or Template Tag to display the form anywhere
  • Sweet emails: SBCF sends descriptive, well-formatted, plain-text messages
  • Safe & secure: SBCF blocks spam and protects against malicious content
  • Customizable: SBCF is easy to configure via the plugin settings screen
  • Super fast: SBCF gives you a blazing fast, well-optimized contact form
  • Clean code: SBCF is lightweight, flexible, and standards-compliant

Core Features

  • Optionally send a carbon copy of each email message
  • Slick, toggling panels on the plugin settings screen
  • Style the form via the settings screen using custom CSS
  • Provides Template Tag to display SBCF anywhere in your theme
  • Provides Shortcode to display SBCF on any WP Post or Page
  • Displays customizable confirmation message to the sender
  • Customizable success message can include email content
  • Customizable placeholder text for all form fields
  • Option to use PHP's mail() or WP's wp_mail()

Anti-spam & Security

  • Captcha: Optionally display anti-spam captcha to visitors
  • Firewall: Protects against bad bots, malicious input, and other threats
  • User-friendly: Clear error messages to help users complete required fields

Awesome Performance

  • Built with the WP API for optimal security and performance
  • Custom CSS styles load only where the contact form is displayed
  • Clean source code with proper formatting, alignment and spacing
  • Squeaky-clean PHP and valid HTML5 output

More Features

  • Works perfectly without JavaScript!
  • Option to reset default settings
  • Options to customize many aspects of the form
  • Option to specify a specific time offset for your time zone
  • Option to enable, disable, and customize default SBCF styles
  • Email message includes IP, host, agent, and other user details
  • Customizable form-field captions, error messages, and success message
  • Optionally hide the Message field to make a simple interest form

Plus much more! :)

Simple Basic Contact Form supports translation into any language. Current translations include:

  • Dutch
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Romanian

Requires: 4.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.7.1
Last Updated: 2 months ago
Active Installs: 9,000+


4.9 out of 5 stars


1 of 2 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.

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