Gravity Forms is pretty much the de facto standard for form development inside of WordPress. The first thing that comes to mind is the standard “contact form” (which it’s very, very good at), but the Gravity Forms plugin can do so much more.
I have a developers license for GF, and it’s one of the first plugins I install in any website I build. I am always amazed by how much you can do with it, how many features are built in – and how easy it is to do a lot of things (that used to take much longer). Let me take you through what I’ve learned over the last few years using the plugin.
You can skip this part if you already have the plugin, but if you’re new – let me outline the reasons Gravity Forms is pretty much the de-facto forms standard within WordPress, and why using a free contact form plugin just really isn’t good enough anymore (if you build websites for clients or yourself):