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Setting up Web Forms Manually

To add a web form manually, select the “Tracking” left side menu item, then “Web Forms”. Click “Add Web Forms”. As we are entering this form manually, you will click “Advanced Integration“.
Add Web Form Advanced

1Give your form a name. For this example, we are manually entering a contact form, so we’ll use the name Contact form.

Give your Form a Name
2Find out what Attribute Type your form is by navigating back to your website, and selecting the page your form is on. Inspect the source of the page by right clicking on the outside of the page, and selecting “View Page Source”.

View Page Source to get the Form Attribute
3Find the form located in the source code. Open a search box by entering Control + F (Command + F for Macs) and typing “<form” in the search box.
Finding the Form Attribute in the Page Source
4This search will lead you to the line of code containing the form. Here you see the Attribute Type is “Class“, followed by the value to add to WhatConverts in quotation marks. As a general rule, you are looking for the Attribute Type: “ID“, “Class“, “ActionName“.
Copy your Form Attribute
5Copy your form attribute.
Copy your Form Attribute
6Log back into WhatConverts. Change your Attribute Type to “Class“, and paste your form name into the Attribute Type Value field.  Click “Add”.
Add your Form Attribute

7Test your web form to make sure it’s working properly; navigate to the form page on your website and send a test submission.
Submit a Form Test
8Go to your WhatConverts dashboard; find the lead near the top row and click the “View Lead Details” eye symbol. You will see your test submission.

View lead details

Form Lead Details