Form: Add a question with a text answer box

Learn how to use the Text block to add a question and field answer box to your pages and forms.


Our form blocks are great for getting survey-based information from your page and form visitors. Use this text block to add a question and an answer block that your visitors can use to submit information.


You can add a text box for multiple question types:

  • Text
  • Contact email
  • Number
  • Phone-number
  • Email

Before you start

Things you need to know:

  • This article assumes you are either editing or creating a new page or form.
    To learn how, check out the Pages and forms section Create, view, and edit.

Add a Text block

To add a Text block to your page or form:

  1. Expand the Form block menu, then drag the Text block onto the EasyEditor canvas.
  2. Select the Text block, select Type question here and enter your own question.
  3. To open the block’s settings menu, select the block on the canvas.
  4. Expand the Question type drop-down menu, and choose the question type you want to ask.
    Options: Text, Contact email, Number, Phone number, and Email.
  5. If an answer is required, select the Required answer check box.
  6. If you want to add a default answer, in the Default value box, enter your default answer.
  7. If you want to add a watermark to the text box, in the Watermark box, enter the text you want to use.

That’s it! Continue editing your page or form.

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