Embed Wufoo forms and surveys with a simple shortcode

Earlier this week we released a new shortcode on WordPress.com to help you embed Wufoo forms in your WordPress.com posts, pages and even sidebars. Our friends over at Wufoo wrote about it on their blog and we wanted to let you know here as well.

Wufoo forms are extremely flexible and enable you to create everything from simple contact forms to event invitations and mailing lists:

On their end, Wufoo integrates with other services as well. For example, a you could build a newsletter signup form, which sends those signups to MailChimp, all starting from your WordPress.com blog. If you or your company is a 37signals fan, you can send your Wufoo form results to Highrise or Basecamp.

Wufoo is a paid service and also offers a free plan that you can use for as long as you like to see if the service works for you. For more details on embedding Wufoo forms on your WordPress.com blogs, check out our new Wufoo support page.

We’d like to thank Chris Coyier over at Wufoo for helping us with the shortcode. Also, if you’re using the Custom Design upgrade on WordPress.com, you might be interested in Chris’ great talk from WordCamp San Francisco (embedded below) on some creative uses of CSS, and his site on the same topic, CSS Tricks.


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  1. Christy

    Awesome! Will have to try this out!

  2. Taa Dixon

    can’t wait to try this! thanks :)

  3. VAJRA, South America

    Interesting and very useful information for those who like me are always in search and learning of new codes. So useful when we need applied to our blogs in WordPress.

    Thanks my friend…!

  4. boy2lun
  5. the island traveler

    Very interesting. I’ll check it out. Thanks.

  6. bestfriv

    Thanks for post!

  7. Holly @foggyphils.com

    Cool mailchimp sign up forms at last!

  8. Professional Web Scraper

    freaking good !!!

  9. eyethe3rd

    very nice

  10. AKHMAD SUDRAJAT

    Good job!
    I am going to use this feature
    Thank you :)

  11. Rayya The Vet

    Polls are probably the only thing I haven’t been using much in my blog.. thanks wufoo i will sign up and check it out..
    wordpress.com you guys are just fantastic since starting my blog 3 months ago I have tried to use every ervery plugin and widget and feature you guys have and have even been practising CSS and HTML!!!
    I am enjoying blogging everyday:)
    Thanks and keep those new features coming:)

  12. veehcirra

    interesting initiative :)

  13. shinigamilist

    Really great information. Thank you for sharing the video and information.

  14. naveedashaikh

    Great!

  15. Waqas Ali

    Wonderful! Can not wait to check it out.

  16. ucheopara

    This is nice. i will try it out.

  17. Sopheak.P

    Like this so much! Really! :D thanks WordPress.com!

  18. tenbrokenbullets

    I’ve never heard of Wufoo before this. Definitely will give it a check! =)

  19. ana pauper

    great feature for educational purposes :)

  20. Regel Q. Javines

    I have to try this. Nice…

  21. Adrian Pantonial

    Thank you for the information. We appreciate the perpetual innovation. :-)

  22. chinesetea2

    Interesting and very useful information for those who like me are always in search and learning of new codes. So useful when we need applied to our blogs in WordPress.

  23. dasanbaru

    wow. a must try! :)

  24. Yin Yang

    Thanks!

  25. techarmor

    another great tool from wordpress. thanks a bunch

  26. Pingback: How to Easily Embed Wufoo Forms on Wordpress.com | SurveyMonkey Blog
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