The Website field allows users to enter a website URL. This field automatically validates that the information entered was formatted correctly. It is available under the Advanced Fields section within the form editor.

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Website field as displayed in the Field Library

GForms Website Field

Website field as displayed in the Form Editor.

Common Settings

This field uses only common field settings for the General, Appearance, and Advanced settings. For a description of each of the common field settings, refer to this article. Below you will find description of specialty settings that are particular to this field.

Merge Tags

For more information on the use of merge tags, refer to these articles.


{Field Name:2}


  • The first of these merge tag parameters is optional and is simply the field name for easier identification.
  • The second parameter defines the field ID within the form. In the example above, it would be field ID 2.


This field does not have any modifiers.


URLs submitted through this field are validated by GFCommon::is_valid_url(). For more information on how URLs are validated, and overriding them, take a look at the article on URL validation in Gravity Forms.