Which Form Embed Code Should I Use

October 12, 2021

Jotform’s Publish wizard has many options. Which one is best for you? This simple guide will help you find the right solution for your needs.

To access the publish wizard, click the Publish tab at the top of the Form Builder.

Platforms: 3rd Party Publish Options

Do you use one of the following platforms?

  • Adobe Muse
  • BigCommerce
  • Blogger
  • Cargo
  • Dreamweaver
  • Drupal
  • Duda
  • Expression
  • Facebook
  • Frontpage
  • Ghost
  • GoDaddy
  • Google Sites
  • IMCreator
  • iWeb
  • Jigsy
  • Jimdo
  • Joomla
  • LiveJournal
  • Magento
  • Ning
  • Piwigo
  • PrestaShop
  • Sandvox
  • SharePoint
  • Shopify
  • Squarespace
  • Tiger Commerce
  • Tumblr
  • TypePad
  • Unbounce
  • Web Page Maker
  • Webs.com
  • Weebly
  • Wix
  • WordPress.com
  • WordPress.org
  • Xara
  • Yahoo! SiteBuilder
  • Yola
  • Zenfolio
  • Zoey

If you use one of these platforms, you should use the specific code provided for each of them. These are the tried and well-tested methods for those formats.

Embed: Various Webpage Embed Options

On the Embed tab, you can see the available embed codes that you can use.

JavaScript

The default embed option is a simple one-line JavaScript code. It is designed to work on any web page.

The JavaScript version dynamically loads the form in an iframe. This means the width and height of the form are automatically generated. You do not need to update the code on your website every time you change something on your Form Builder.

Source Code

Use your inner coding skills and get the full source code of the form.

If you need to edit the form code to fit specific requirements, then you should use the full source code. To learn more about the form’s full source code, you can check this guide: How to get the Full Source Code of your Form.

iFrame

The full proof iFrame embed method.

If none of the other options work properly use the iFrame embed code: How to Get the iFrame Code.

If you copy the iFrame code correctly, almost nothing can break the form on your page! Since the form is displayed inside an iFrame, it will not conflict with anything on your page.

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