A behind-the-scenes look at the humble website submission form. Website submissions forms have been around for a long, long time. From the simple “Contact Us” form used to send a short message, to the fancier forms used for registering for events or submitting multi-page applications, forms are a great way to allow web visitors to […]
Tips & How-To’s
It’s been six years since we wrote about a project where we used WordPress User Taxonomies to build a directory. Although that website is still working fine, it’s about time for an update on how we would approach such a project today. For the organizations that we typically work with, such as nonprofits and local
As of version 0.4.4 there are three new processors in CFC: Membership, Line Items and Order Processors. With these new processors you can setup forms using Caldera Form’s conditional logic and layout options, map the data to CiviCRM, and take payments using either the Stripe or Authorize.net add-on plugins. A more detailed outline of what’s
When collecting information with a form on your website, you’re generally asking a single person to provide information about themselves: name, address, phone number, etc., but there are times when you need to collect information about multiple individuals to include in your CiviCRM database. For example, you may want to ask for details about parents
Caldera Forms is already a powerful tool for creating front-end forms for your WordPress website. If you’re a nonprofit organization running CiviCRM to engage your constituents, you can also use Caldera Forms to collect and save data into your CiviCRM database. As a very simple example, Screenshot #1 is Tadpole’s basic contact form. There is
Caldera Forms is a powerful tool for adding custom forms to your WordPress website. With the use of Caldera’s Custom Fields Add-On, you can provide a way for users to add new content to your site without having access to the WordPress Dashboard. This can be useful for soliciting contributions by readers of your blog
Organize your WP users by category, just like you organize your posts.
This past weekend, Tadpole’s Andy Christian presented (twice) an introduction to Web Typography at WordCamp Chicago: Andy will also be attending WordCamp San Francisco later on this month, so be sure to find him if you want to meet up!
Thanks to everyone who came out to see me talk at WordCamp Minneapolis. If you missed it, or if you want to look back, here are the slides. Getting on the web with WordPress from Tadpole Collective If you want to learn more about WordPress, be sure to check out our WordPress Workshop, taking place