Want to know about how to create a multi-step form in the WordPress site?
If your form is too long to fill up users can frustrating and leave. If they leave without filling the form and submit, you will surely lose your customer or audience.
That’s why multi-steps forms help to overcome the problem.
In this tutorial, I ill explain how to create a multi-step form in WordPress using Formidable forms.
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What are the Multi-Step Forms?
A multi-step form has multiple steps divided into multiple pages. When the users fill out the form it will take page by page. It makes it easily understandable to your users.
Multi-step forms are normally used in long shipping forms, check out forms, registration forms, job application forms, guest posting forms, online quiz forms, etc.
Benefits of Using Multi-step Form
Multi steps forms help to get high conversion rates. Single and long page forms normally scare your users and they leave without filling the form.
It will increase the conversion rates and offers a good user experience compare to a single-page form. And it will reduce the form abandonment chances.
Multi-step forms will encourage the users to fill out the forms by the first impression.
And it’s useful on job application forms and online quizzes forms. Now let’s see how to create multi-step forms.
How to Create a Multi-Step Form in WordPress
First, we need to install the Formidable forms of the pro plugin. Formidable forms are one of the advanced WordPress form plugins. Its have a lot of features to improve our site goals.
Now let’s see how to create a multi-page form in WordPress using Formidable forms.
Create a Form in WordPress
After complete the installation and activation of Formidable forms. Go to Formidable forms – > Add New from your WordPress dashboard on your site to create a new form.
You can create which type of form you want.
Split Up your Form with page breaks
Once you create a form, just need to add page breaks. Adding page breaks allows converting the single-step form into a multi-step form.
To add page breaks on your WordPress form go to add fields and drag and drop the “Page Break” which place you want.
And you can name the split form which one you want. Go to form settings and the pagination setting and select show the progress bar.
You can edit page title on created pages, hide the page numbers or hide the pagination line.
I recommend you display the page title on your multi-step forms it will take good user-friendly and users get to know about the fill the data on your form.
Customize the progress bar
After the setup, you have to customize the look of the progress bar. Make sure you choose the style of pagination.
Go to the Formidable forms setting tab and choose the style.
After choosing the style, go to Formidable -> Styles -> Progress Bars and customize the colors.
After completing all required form fields, page titles, and progress bar styling. Now you can click the update button and insert the form on which page you want.
Just go the page and click the Formidable forms button and choose the form from the drop-down.
Or you can via form shot code which forms you want.
That’s all now you know about how to create a multi-step form in WordPress using Formidable forms.
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