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Embed Form Plugin for Wordpress

June 07, 2013
Today, we are releasing Embed Form Plugin for Wordpress. Using Embed Form Plugin adding a form to your blog post is very easy. Simply click on the JotForm icon on your post editor. 

You can pick a form with a simple click of a button right from the Wordpress editor.  

The form will be added within your blog post. Ready to accept submissions.  

If you use forms a lot in wordpress for things like surveys, contests, online petitions, paypal payments, bookings, or just for simple feedback/AMA this plugin will make things quick and easy for you. 


Jason Roth (June 07, 2013 at 04:43 PM)

Great job on the new WordPress plugin, you guys rock!

kimribbans (June 07, 2013 at 05:31 PM)


Just installed plugin.

Can't seem to put two forms on one page.

Is that right?

kimribbans (June 07, 2013 at 05:32 PM)

Scratch that - Sorry..

Great plugin!...

Shelley (June 11, 2013 at 06:37 AM)


tuis (June 12, 2013 at 09:05 AM)

Merhaba ben bu eklentiyi kurdum, ancak çalışmadı. aşağıdaki linkteki gibi jotfoem id gözüküyor.

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audabee (June 16, 2013 at 09:13 PM)

That is pretty fantastic! Thank you.

citylightphilly (August 16, 2013 at 02:36 AM)

Oops, guess it was released a little too soon. the plugin is broken. Installed, pencil icon appears. Clicking it does nothing. Not the only one having this issue.

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pzielinski (August 19, 2013 at 02:39 PM)

Error: Warning: preg_match(): Compilation failed: unrecognized character after (?< at offset 18 in /misc/2/000/232/468/1/user/web/ on line 42

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jimuk69 (October 01, 2013 at 10:36 PM)

Am I missing something? I have installed the plug in, and yes see the button in the page editor. Clicking on it does nothing. I can't see how it would know what my Jotform account is to bring me back a list of forms to use, so where do I set that up?.




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jimuk69 (October 01, 2013 at 10:49 PM)

OK scratch that, as I have tried it in Chrome and not Firefox where a window did pop up for sign in to my Jotform account. I couldn't see anywhere in your instructions that I would get this.



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mvanmartijn (November 01, 2013 at 09:40 AM)

The plugin doesn't seem to work in my wordpress 3.7.1 version. I can see the button, but clicking doe nothing

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bamag00n (February 22, 2014 at 06:13 AM)

if i wanted to say add this blog to my website i have it added now where it sends the form information i wanted it to be posted on the same website how would i do this?

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edunaija (April 25, 2014 at 01:38 AM)

it does not send the message of the form to my email.please help.
I am using word press

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badassgentleman (June 27, 2014 at 12:53 PM)

Hi: I do not get the list of forms as it is shown in the screen shot. I can either embed the script or try to use a short code. Neither of which work. I'm working with Wp v3.9.1 and v1 of your plugin. Thanks for any help!

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Bharat (September 03, 2014 at 01:12 AM)

Its very great.

cctstvm (September 26, 2014 at 10:26 AM)

any plugin for ??

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clav (June 10, 2015 at 04:54 AM)

Are you guys aware this plugin doesn't work with the latest version of wordpress?

I've tried embedding a form from Safari, Firefox and Chrome and the selection windows never disappears and no shortcode (or anything otherwise) is embedded into the wordpress content editor.

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pawpawtaxology (June 26, 2015 at 03:08 PM)

Not working with Wordpress 4.2.2
The jotform icon appears in the editor but it isn't functional

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eturner1003 (March 08, 2016 at 02:06 PM)

Unable to log into jotform account from Wordpress icon - keeps saying sign in successful, but does not sign me in

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