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Create Your Own Custom Forms With Our Form Builder by Jotform

Hey folks, as you might have noticed, we’ve been releasing amazing features in the last couple of weeks and we will continue to do that. In this case I’m really happy to be the one to tell you that now, you can create your own forms!

What you will learn

In this article you will learn how to create your own forms by using our Form Builder by Jotform.


Follow the next steps in order for you to create your own custom forms.

1. Go to the Apps tab and look for the Form Builder app and install it where you want the app to be displayed.

Form Builder by Jotform app

Go to the Apps tab in order to find the Form Builder app

2. The first thing you will see once you have installed the Form Builder app is a button that says “Generate a new form”, please click on it.

Generate a new form

You’ll have to click on this button in order to generate your new custom form

3. Once you have clicked on the button you will see an overlay window where you can choose to use a blank form in order for you to customize it or to select a ready to use form. There are over 2500 ready to use forms!

Select a template to begin

You can select a ready-to-use form or a blank form so you can fully customize it

 Ready-to-use forms

If you select this option you will be able to select a form form over 2500 different templates.

Ready to use templates

There are over 2500 ready to use templates

In order to use any of these predesigned templates just hover your mouse over the template that you want to use and click on the “Select Template” button and then click on the ”Continue” button located on the bottom right corner. You’ll be asked to enter an email address, this will be the address where you will receive the responses. Once you enter your email address you will have to hit the Save button.

Enter the email address where you’d like to receive the responses

It might take a couple of seconds for your form to appear. Once the form appears it will be ready to use.

If you want to modify the form you will only need to hover your mouse over the form and hit the “Edit this form” button.

Edit this form

Click on this button in order to edit your form

You will see the Edit panel where you will be able to add or remove fields as well as changing colors or modifying the thank you message.

Edit form

From this panel you will be able to edit the entire form, from adding or deleting fields to changing the visual aspect of the form. Once you’ finish you only need to click “Done”.

Blank form

In case that you want to create a brand new and fully custom form, you can click on the Blank form option. Once you do it you will see the fallowing panel

Blank form

Create your own form from a scratch

On the left side you will see the Form Tools, these tools will be the fields or specific items of your form, you can do plenty of things from adding just basic text boxes to survey tools and payment tools.

On the top you will find the styling options such as colors, fonts, background, etc. Once you finish creating your form you only need to hit the “Done” button.

If you need more information about what each of the options can do for you, you can click here.


We hope you find this article useful but if you have any comments or questions you can always send us an email to or leave a comment below and we will be more than happy to assist you.

All the best,