What is Gravity Forms?
You may ask yourself, what is Gravity Forms? Gravity Forms is actually a plugin associated with WordPress.Not only will it allow website owners to create forms as well as collect information but it also allows you to create posts on WordPress, complete employment applications, create contact forms, calculators and so much more.
How to use Gravity Forms
By using “Post Fields” within Gravity Forms you are able to create a form that will generate a post when it is submitted. You simply add the desired post field to your form and then Gravity Forms checks if any post field exists on the form. If one does it automatically generates new posts based on those fields.
There are three different licenses you can choose from https://www.gravityforms.com/pricing/
The first license is the Basic which is $59 per year. With the basic, you get the following options: 1 site, unlimited forms, unlimited entries, conditional logic, multi-page forms, file uploads, automatic updates, standard support, and basic add-ons.
The second license would be the Pro License which is $159 per year. With this license, you get the following options: 3 sites, unlimited forms, unlimited entries, conditional logic, multi-page forms, file uploads, automatic updates, standard support, basic add-ons, and pro-add-ons.
The last license would be the Elite License which is $259 per year. With the Elite License, you get the following options: 3 sites, unlimited forms, unlimited entries, conditional logic, multi-page forms, file uploads, WordPress multi-site, Automatic updates, priority support, basic add-ons, pro-add-ons, and elite add-ons.
Gravity Forms has many features. For example, it has over 30 ready to use form fields in a wide variety. You can pick and choose what fields you want to use with the super simple to use form editor. You can also build and design your WordPress forms with the intuitive visual form editor. It has a built-in tool where you can select your field, configure your options, and easily embed your forms onto your WordPress page. You can also configure your form to show or hide fields, pages, sections, or the submit button based on user selections with the Conditional Logic feature. This will allow you to control what information your user is asked to provide on your WordPress powered site with ease.
Gravity Form Benefits
Gravity Forms actually will take care of forms from completion to notifications to even submissions. It has a drag and drop interface for completing forms with fields such as an address, name, file upload, CAPTCHA, email, and more. Simply choose the field you want, slide it over to the form editor, and then customize the value. For more complex form trees you can set up conditional logic so that certain fields are only shown to users if a certain option from a drop-down menu is selected.
For more information on Gravity Forms, you can check out this YouTube video: