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Facebook Forms: Now Supporting Form Validations and Many Other Improvements

November 01, 2010
We are happy to announce the new version of our code for facebook forms. Most importantly, your facebook forms can now have validations. For example, you can now have required fields on facebook forms or check if an email addresses is entered correctly.



Creating and adding your own forms to Facebook is not an easy task because of the amount of restrictions on FBML (Facebook Markup Language) and FBJS (Facebook JavaScript). This meant generating completely new form and javascript code just for Facebook.

Our Facebook Forms also had many problems on Internet Explorer. The forms were not aligned properly. This problem is also resolved on the new version. Your facebook forms will now look gorgeous.

Although this is a major improvement, there are still some features not available on Facebook Forms. Such as conditional logic, multi-page forms, payment total calculations and Form Collapse. We hope to make these also available in the coming months.

There have also been some changes on the Facebook interface. So, we have updated our documentation on Facebook Forms. If you have a JotForm form on your site we recommend getting new form code and updating it. To take advantage of the new features, all you need to do is go to Share > Advanced Settings > Facebook to get the new facebook source code.




JotForm is now simply the best way to create forms on Facebook.


8 Comments...


   
Aris Chamakiotis (November 01, 2010 at 08:54 AM)

THAT"S GREAT NEWSSSS!!!!

Really thanks
A.


   
csmit195 (November 06, 2010 at 06:25 AM)

http://apps.facebook.com/fbmlzone/test.php?tagid=77

DynamicFBML/Visibility

If jotform is as genius as they know they are, then do this, i would think of it as a challenge for them, check it out, that app it for testing, its also called LEARN FBML.


   
healthygreen (November 09, 2010 at 03:45 PM)

have not yet use validation....
i just had follow the instruction on jotForm... can any one healp...
my validatin not working on facebook pages...
healpt....


   
armin123 (November 12, 2010 at 06:15 AM)

great form


   
armin123 (November 12, 2010 at 06:16 AM)

BUT HOW GOOD FORM are working


   
armin123 (November 12, 2010 at 06:17 AM)

yess good form si number one form in the world


   
mypruagent (January 17, 2011 at 09:14 AM)

why i did not received anything on my form or any notification to my email after testing a few times via form embedded on my facabook page? my page: www.mypruagent.com


   
amin zino (November 02, 2012 at 09:28 AM)

show me password the facebook


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