How to Use WordPress Contact Form 7 Plugin

To add a contact form 7 users have to first install the contact form 7 plugin, to know how to install a plugin go to plugin uses a portion of this site and then go to the menu Contact and then you will find a default form is already given by the plugin. Now click on add new to create another contact form

One of the most useful and favorites plugin is Contact Form 7. Let’s learn what is in Contact Form 7. its a free, simple and flexible contact form plugin by Takayuki Miyoshi. Some say that Contact Form 7 is one of the best form plugins for our favorite content management system.

The plugin can handle multiple contact forms and supports AJAX submitting, CAPTCHA, and file uploading. You can download the plugin from the WordPress Plugin Directory. Detailed documentation can be reached in the official docs.

After installing and activating you will find a menu called “Contact” in the admin panel.

after saving the contact form you will get a code on above the form you have to copy the shortcode and have to pest on any pages or posts content portion and the form will appear on the relevant page.

Here is a list of all the tags you can use in your forms:

  • text fields,
  • checkboxes, radio buttons, and menus,
  • file uploading and attachment,
  • captcha (the captcha is relevant with another plugin directly can not be used contact form 7 captcha),
  • submit button.
  • here * is given just after the field type to denote required field

you will get the hinting of the fields to set up on the top of the tab mail


  • basic header fields (to, from and subject)
  • message body
  • additional headers
  • file attachments
  • HTML mode

After setting up the fields click on the save button if there is any incorrect on the format the field will hint by red color.

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