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.

Overview

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.

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You can add a text box for multiple question types:

  • Text
  • Contact email
  • Number
  • 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.
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  2. On the Text block, double-click Type question here and enter your own question.
  3. To open the block’s settings menu, select the block on the canvas.
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  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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