Any developers who are fairly knowledgeable in Wordpress must have toyed around building contact forms. These may be created as a new custom function in your themes folder, or possibly installed as a new plugin. The purpose is to give users a chance for sending questions or feedback on your site – which is commonplace by today’s standards.
I want to use this article as a quick guide to building contact forms in Wordpress. The contact page itself can be created like any old simple Wordpress page. Or alternatively you could even build a new custom post type in your theme. But the best methods will change based on the needs of each project, so keep this in mind at all times.
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Even developers who are familiar with the backend Wordpress infrastructure may not have an easy time getting into plugin development. This requires a sincere level of commitment to study the ideologies and best practices. And although this will not take more than a week at most, it definitely requires a strong attitude towards working in PHP.
I want to present a small collection of online tutorials geared towards educating new users about plugin development. If you are not familiar programming in PHP then this may be a step too far. Learning how to theme Wordpress may be an easier place to get started. But I think anybody with a firm commitment will be able to learn this system quickly and efficiently.