Free WordPress Contact Coldform pluginFree

896 websitesFree WordPress Contact Coldform plugin by Jeff Starr

Contact Coldform is a secure, lightweight, flexible contact form with plenty of options and squeaky clean markup. Coldform blocks spam while making it easy for your visitors to contact you from your WordPress-powered website. The comprehensive Settings Page makes it easy to take full control with plenty of options and several built-in themes for styling the form. Coldform delivers everything you need and nothing you don’t — no frills, no gimmicks, just pure contact-form satisfaction.

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  • Use shortcode or template tag to display Coldform anywhere
  • Coldform sends descriptive, well-formatted plain-text email
  • Safe and secure: Coldform blocks spam and malicious content
  • Lightweight, standards-compliant, semantic, valid HTML markup
  • Easy to configure and style from the Coldform Settings page


  • Slick toggle-panel Settings Page makes it easy to customize
  • Style Coldform using built-in “coldskins” or use custom CSS
  • Use template tag to display Coldform anywhere in your theme
  • Use shortcode to display Coldform on any WP Post or Page
  • Displays customizable confirmation message to the sender

Anti-spam & Security

  • Anti-spam: Coldform includes optional challenge question
  • Bot trap: hidden input field further reduces automated spam
  • Solid security: protects against bad bots and malicious input
  • User-friendly error messages to help users complete the form

Customize Everything

  • Includes option to enable users to receive carbon copies
  • Coldform message includes IP, host, agent, and other details
  • Customize field captions, error messages, and success message
  • Includes three built-in themes “coldskins” to style, or
  • Style the Coldform with your own custom CSS
  • Option to add a custom prefix to the subject line
  • Option to disable the captcha for registered users

Clean Codes

Coldform brings delicious code on every front:

  • Squeaky-clean PHP: every line like a fine wine
  • Valid, semantic source code with proper formatting
  • Coldform emails include descriptive, well-formatted content
  • Better performance: CSS loaded only when form is displayed

More Features

  • Works perfectly without JavaScript
  • Option to reset default settings
  • Options to customize many aspects of the form
  • Options to customize success, error, and spam messages
  • Option to enable and disable CSS styles


Contact Coldform sends submitted form information directly to the Recipient Email Address. So the plugin does not collect any data itself. It does however provide an option to collect the sender’s IP address. Visit the plugin settings to choose your preference.

This plugin does not do anything to make your site less compliant with GDPR. I have done my best to ensure that this plugin is 100% GDPR compliant, but I’m not a lawyer so can’t guarantee anything. To determine if your site is GDPR compliant, please consult an attorney.

Support development of this plugin

I develop and maintain this free plugin with love for the WordPress community. To show support, you can make a donation or purchase one of my books:

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Author: Jeff Starr

Tags: contact, contact form, email, form, mail

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