Have you noticed some forms take one question at a time and it also has a great feel to it? In this article, we’ll cover how to Create a Typeform-like Form in WordPress.
TypeForm is a standalone tool, also known as SAAS (software as a service) tool which is designed to specialize in online form building and online surveys.
People love Typeform because the surveys and forms have an interactive experience that is fun to fill out as it’s in a conversational format and it looks great as well because of its unique styling.
Along with surveys, you can also build contact forms, quizzes, customer feedback forms, shopping carts, and more. TypeForm provides a number of pre-designed templates as well to help you build a form quickly, plus their form builder allows you to easily create forms 1 question at a time.
The only thing is it’s hosted on their server as a stand-alone tool. You can’t have them on your website.
How Typeform forms look and feel like.
Here’s how the Typeform-like form looks and feels like.
Here is just an example:
How to Create Typeform-like Form in WordPress.
Let’s take a look at how to create a Typeform-like form in WordPress. Note that the Typeform-like forms are conversational forms where you are interacting with one question at a time.
Step 1: Install Conversational Form Addon
The first thing you need to do is to install WPForms in order to have this kind of feature on your website.
Once you’ve purchased your copy of WPForms, download it. Now you can install it by heading to Plugins > Add New.
And when it asks you to upload the plugin, choose the WPForms plugin that you had downloaded earlier on to your computer.
After you’ve installed it, you have to activate it.
After activating the plugin, you’ll need to go to WPForms » Settings. From here, you’ll need to verify your license key to access all WPForms features.
If you have your license key please paste it under the license section and activate it. Now it will allow you to use a lot of features available in the Pro Version.
This conversational style (Typeform-like style) works only on the version which has a license. So please get the pro version which is just a one time expense and you can create a lot of other forms and do much more with it.
Step 2: Activating the Conversational Forms Add-on
Your next step would be to install and activate the conversational form addon.
This conversational form addon is the one that will enable your WordPress form to behave like the Typeform-like form.
So, in order to install it, head over to WPForms on the WordPress Dashboard.
Go to WPForms > Addons.
Now you’ll have to scroll all the way to find “Conversational Form Addon”.
You need to click Install Addon.
Once you’ve installed it, it should show active.
Step 3: Step 3: Creating a New Form in WordPress
Next step we’ll create a new form.
Just click WPForms > Add New. This allows you to create a New Form.
Name the form and you have the option to choose what type of form you want to create.
Choose the type of form you’re going to create.
Example: Here’s an example of a survey form.
You can edit the form fields as you wish. You can drag and drop the field options. If you wish to delete them, you can hover over each field and hit the delete icon.
Step 4: Step 4: Enable Conversational Form Settings
This step is crucial to creating this Typeform-like feel in your forms.
Tap on the Setting Tab and you’ll be directed to another section of the form.
Now you’ll need to enable/Check the “Enable Conversational Form Mode” option.
Once you’ve done that, you can hit the General, Notifications and Confirmation Options and set your desired parameters.
It will ask you for options like Form Title, custom logo, background, permalink, and a custom message for people who take the survey.
It’s easy as filling any form and you can tap into those fields and fill them up yourself.
Step 5: Step 5: Preview and Save the Conversational Form
Once you’re all set, you can now save and preview the form.
Now that your form is done, you can check it out for yourself.
This form will have a Typeform-like feel and effect.
I hope this easy tutorial helped and if you happen to have any questions please leave them in the comments below.