Post Update with Form Submission in Forms

Forms has added a new field called Post Update, which allows you to customize the post-selection choice. Users can select a post to update in the post-update form. It increases the power of the post-creation features.

  • At first, go to the Integration Modules tab and Enable Post/CPT Creation module. This will provide you an additional option to add a Post Form, similar to the snapshot below –
  • Again hover over  Forms and go to All Forms, then click on the downward arrow icon on the right side of Add a New Form button & select Create Post Form.
  • Now, Select Post as a Post Type as the below screenshot-
  • Go to the Post Form you have just created before.
  • You can add any type of Post Field here, including Post title, Post content, etc as well as Post Update.
  • Now, go to the Settings & Integrations of the Post Form and click on the Post Feeds.
  • Then click on the Add Post Feed.
  • Next, customize the Post Feed according to your needs by setting up the Feed NamePost Type, etc.
  • Submission Type is a new Feed option, which includes New Post and Update Post. For Post Update, only one feed is available, if you have more than one feed the first one will work.
  • Then the Post Fields Mapping has to be configured. Where you can choose the shortcode for the Post Fields by clicking on the menu (3 dots) on the right side.
  • Lastly, you just need to click on the Save Feed and this post will be generated into the default posts option of your dashboard.