Formidable Pro

Add New Create Post Action Taxonomy

The Question Is there a way to create a new taxonomy for a custom post type from the value of a text field when using Pro’s Create Post form action? Formidable Slack Community Member The Answer Yes! In fact, Formidable has a knowledge base example on how to Create a new WordPress Category. The example [Read More…]

Increment Repeater Field Row Counter

This is a quick snippet to increment a row counter for a repeater field. The Slack Formidable Community member that asked how to do this is using the frm_repeat_start_rows filter to pre-load 10 rows in the repeaters. The first field in the repeater is a counter. View the code on Gist. To use, change the [Read More…]

Writing Transportable Code: Keys vs. IDs

When you drag and drop a field onto a form, two pieces of data to identify the field in code are created. The first, the field’s ID is created by MySQL using an auto increment field. This is a standard methodology used throughout WordPress. WordPress creates an ID for every single data element added to [Read More…]

Change Page Break Button Color

Snapshot When building a multi-page form in Formidable Pro, the Page Break Field offers minimal options on its Field Options tab. In fact, there are only three options, the Button Label, the Field Key, and the ability to use Conditional Logic. There is no option for changing the button’s color by adding a custom class. [Read More…]

Keyboard Accessibility & Collapsible Sections

Many countries have some sort of accessibility laws enacted that are designed to provide full and equal enjoyment to the disabled who access our online offerings. In the United States, this is primarily the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). As a website owner in the United States, you are most likely required to [Read More…]