What is the JotForm Feature?
With the JotForm Feature you can bring your JotForm forms into your apps. What is JotForm? JotForm is a popular online tool for creating, sharing, and storing forms. If you would like to learn more about JotForm, you can do so here.
Note: If you don’t already have an account with JotForm, you’ll need to create one. While they do offer a free plan, you may need to sign up for a paid plan depending on how many forms you plan on creating as well as and form replies you plan on receiving each month.
What are some use cases of JotForm Feature?
Some use cases of this feature include:
- If you’re building an app for your church, you can use the JotForm Feature to gather the contact information of new visitors to your church
- You can use the JotForm to include quizzes in your app which are a great way to encourage regular interaction with your users
- You can set up product surveys to help gauge customer interest in new store products for your business
How Do You Set Up The JotForm Feature?
Now that you know what JotForm is, and a couple of creative ways to use JotForm, let’s go over how to add a JotForm Feature to your app.
Step 1: Add a new JotForm Feature to your app
When you’re ready to add a JotForm form to your app, go to the Feature Marketplace and create a new instance of the JotForm Feature and place it in your app where you’d like your users to access it. If you need help with how you create a new instance of a feature, we have a dedicated article on that which you can find here.
Step 2: Copy your JotForm form’s URL and paste it into the “URL” field and click “Validate”
All you need to do now is to copy and paste your JotForm link into the URL field and click “Validate”.
To get your form URL, go to your form in JotForm and click Publish. You can then copy the provided link, or click “Copy Link”. Then go back to your feature and paste the link in the URL field.
Congratulations! Your JotForm feature is now accessible within your app.
What are some Pro Tips you should know about to take your app to the next level?
Having worked with apps for years, we’ve learned a thing or two. So, to both help your app stand out and accomplish your primary goals, here are some tips you should consider.
Pro Tip: Be creative with your forms
JotForm offer you a wide variety of options when creating a form. We encourage you to take the time to look at all of the features that they offer so that you can create the best forms for your app.
Pro Tip: Forms can be used for more than just information gathering
You can use forms in your app to retain user interaction. Want to boost user interaction? Create a quiz or a survey where anyone who fills out the form will be entered into a prize drawing.
What are some related articles?
In addition to this article, we recommend checking out the following related articles so that you have a better insight into how to use the system to its fullest advantage:
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