Contact Form 7, a plugin for WordPress - does not include webhook functionality. This makes getting the data from form submissions difficult.
We have created our Contact Form 7 plugin to allow for easy integration with any of the apps or services that Cyclr connects.
WordPress with admin access
Contact Form 7 installed
Contact Form 7 Modules installed (required for hidden fields)
If you have completed the prerequisites:
In WordPress, click Plugins and then Add New
On the Add Plugins page, click Upload Plugin
Locate the zip file for the plugin on your computer and upload it
Once those steps are complete, you are ready to set up the plugin.
Once you have installed our Contact Form 7 plugin, you are ready to set up webhooks on your forms.
Get your webhook’s URL from Cyclr
Create a cycle and install the Contact Form 7 Plugin connector
Click/drag the Form Entry step into the builder
Click the cog icon on the step and copy the webhook’s URL to your clipboard.
Set up Contact Form 7
In Contact Form 7, open your form for editing
Add a new hidden field named url to your form
In the window that creates your new field, set the value for this new field to be
Set up custom fields in Cyclr
Cyclr will not know about the fields you’ve added to your form by default. You will need to add these.
In the builder, open the connector in the sidebar and click the Settings button
Under Methods & Fields, pop open the Entries category and then the Form Entry webhook
On the Fields tab, click the plus button to add a new field
Set the Location field to the the name of the field in Contact Form 7, e.g. name, email, company, etc
Set the Display Name to be anything you like; this is shown in Cyclr when you are mapping fields
The Description field is optional