How to Use Form Templates in WPForms

Would you like to use templates to jumpstart the form-building process? WPForms includes tons of pre-built templates you can customize.

In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to use form templates in WPForms.

  1. Adding a New Form
  2. Selecting a Form Template
  3. Frequently Asked Questions

Before you follow the steps below, make sure WPForms is installed and activated on your site.

Note: Building your first form with WPForms? Check out our complete guide to creating new forms for more details.

1. Adding a New Form

First, log into your WordPress admin area and go to WPForms Ā» Add New.

Adding a new form

This will bring you to the Setup page of the form builder, where you can edit your form’s title in the Name Your Form field.

Naming a new form

2. Selecting a Form Template

Below the Name Your Form field, you’ll see our library of form templates. To find the one you need, you can type keywords into the search bar on the left.

The search bar for the template library

Or, if you’re not exactly sure of the specific template you need, you can browse through the available categories in the menu on the left.

Browsing the form template categories

Once you find the right template, you can see a preview of it by clicking on the View Demo button.

Viewing a template demo

This will take you to our Form Templates Gallery, where you can see an example of what the template will look like, as well as a description of everything it includes.

If you’re happy with the template, return to your site and click on the Use TemplateĀ button in the form library.

Selecting a template from the form library

If you would prefer to build your form from scratch, choose the Create Blank Form option.

Selecting the Blank Form template

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some of the top questions we receive about our WPForms templates.

I don’t see a template for the form I want to build. What should I do?

If you don’t see a template in our library that meets your needs, you can suggest your idea to us. You can also create your own custom templates.

That’s it! You now know how to use templates in WPForms.

Next, would you like to learn more about the customization options in WPForms? See our tutorial on setting up your form’s field options for all the ways you can make our form templates your own.