The Survey field is available when using the Survey add-on, and simply allows you to create survey questions that users can answer. If you do not already have the Survey add-on installed, you’ll need to do so before this field is available.


Survey General

  • Description
    Within this box, you can place more information about your survey item to be displayed to the user on the front end.

  • Survey Question
    This is simply the question that you would like to ask the user.

  • Survey Field Type
    Determines how the survey field will be displayed to the user.

    • Likert
      Displays answers in a way that users select items from a scale from one end of the spectrum to another. For example, on one end would be something like Strongly Disagree, and on the other end would be Strongly Agree.

    • Rank
      This type will allow users to rank items within a list.

    • Rating
      Displays a star rating.

    • Radio Buttons
      Displays radio buttons to choose from any number of defined choices.

    • Checkboxes
      Displays checkboxes so that a user can select multiple options.

    • Single Line Text
      A single line box for a user to enter custom text.

    • Paragraph Text
      Similar to the Single Line Text option, but allows for multiple lines of input.

    • Drop Down
      Choices are displayed within a drop down box.

  • Columns/Choices
    This is where you will define the individual answers for your survey field.


Survey Appearance

  • Custom Validation Message
    Allows you to override the default error message for the field by entering the text for your error here.

  • Custom CSS Class
    If you have a custom CSS class you want to apply to this field, enter it here.


Survey Advanced

  • Admin Field Label
    This setting allows you to set a custom field label that is only displayed within the admin.

  • Visibility
    Determines who is able to see the field on the front end.

  • Allow field to be populated dynamically
    If you want the field to be automatically populated with the use for URL query strings, select this box.

  • Enable Conditional Logic
    Allows you to use conditional logic to enable or disable the field.

Merge Tags


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This field type does not have any modifiers available.