Send contact form content Dreamweaver CS6


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Sending contact form content

Adding forms to your website is done pretty easily using Dreamweaver. As you can see here on the contact page, I've added a couple of text fields right here, and even a text area component and a Submit button, ultimately making up this contact form. So you can add these components using Dreamweaver, but what happens when you hit that Submit button? Well, it needs to send that data to an email address, as it needs to send that data to a middleware page that does the processing.

Usually it's a PHP page or a Perl script, and that middleware page is usually provided by your hosting company. So I'm going to go to my hosting company. It happens to be godaddy.com, not that I'm promoting them. I just want to point out what they have available to you. Under Tools, there is this Form Mail. So any form that is created on your site will send that data to this email address using GoDaddy. So that they make it really easy; just enter in your email, and that's good to go there.

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Sending contact form content
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Sending contact form content provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Paul Trani as part of the Creating a First Web Site with Dreamweaver CS6

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