Looking for a WordPress calculator creator? Our drag and drop calculation builder is the most advanced solution out there! The best part: it’s easy to use.
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There are many calculator plugins for WordPress. Which one should you choose? The answer just got a lot more simple. Introducing the ultimate WordPress calculator creator by Formidable Forms!
With our latest update, Formidable's calculation forms now look and perform better than ever. That solves a big problem with calculation builders - they almost always look as boring as high school math class!
With our form calculator revamp, calculators have gone from bland to beautiful:
This means you’ll be able to create your own calculators like this without any additional coding required. And all of our calculator templates will have this stylish new look as well.
Our calculators work well & look great across all devices too. That means you can use Formidable calculators as your own mobile sales assistant. Your calculators can come with you no matter where you are. Just bring a tablet or your smartphone!
Input customer data on the spot to show buyers exactly what they will pay for their auto loan. Tell your fitness students how close their are to their goal BMI. With Formidable Forms, the sky is the limit!
What's new in Formidable
Besides our fantastic new calculators, we’ve got some other neat updates to tell you about:
- Brand new before input and after input options in the field settings. (The Bootstrap add-on is no longer needed for this.)
- New classes: frm_total_big and frm_color_block (these are included in the CSS classes box in the field settings)
- Slider fields show the minimum and maximum values when a unit is set.
- Page transitions. Slide forms in and out with page animations. This setting is on Form Settings → Styling & Buttons tab.
- New Gutenberg block just for calculator forms.
- Easier communication, tips, warnings, and more with a new in-plugin inbox to get updates to those who need them.
More than your average WordPress calculator creator
What else makes Formidable a great WordPress plugin for calculations? Where do we begin?
Beyond what you’ll find in our field calculations doc, there are a few pretty big reasons why we think Formidable does calculators best. Keep reading to learn more!
Calculator templates for every industry
Formidable has dozens of beautiful & responsive calculator templates that will function on any WordPress website. We have a number of templates across a variety of industries. One example: real estate.
Our mortgage calculator template comes in two formats: simple or advanced. Input the interest rate and a few other variables, and presto! You could use these calculators to serve your customers at an in-store consultation. Or you could use them as lead magnets on your site!
Free calculator tutorials
Here at the Formidable blog, we are tireless. If there's a calculator tutorial to be written, it's either coming down the pike or already finished!
Here's a list of what we've written so far. We'll show you how to create price calculators, mortgage calculators, and everything in between! With these articles and our templates, you'll be busy for a while.
Our calculator blog posts
Powerful calculator fields
Formidable has everything you need to create your own calculators from scratch. Radio buttons, total fields, sliders, and more. These form elements can be put together to make a variety of different calculators for your WordPress site.
The Formidable calculator creator can be set up however you want. It can perform calculations upon submitting a form, or make it so it automatically calculates based on field entries.
You could store field calculations in hidden fields to use later. Or you can display the calculated results wherever you want on your site! Easily output cost estimates, or, try to create a loan calculator for your users. The possibilities are endless.
Cost calculator builder
Formidable can be used to create any pricing based forms you need. You can use Formidable to create a price calculator for any purpose. Or you can ramp things up and build a complete eCommerce solution.
The great thing about Formidable is its flexibility. If you want, you can input your product info directly into Formidable. Or you can integrate with your existing WooCommerce setup. Formidable also has integrations with the top payment gateways, like Stripe and Paypal.
WordPress calculators... plus more!
Formidable is a WordPress form builder, so you better believe it can do more than just calculations. That's the real beauty of going with Formidable. It’s as simple or advanced as you want it to be.
If you want to add a contact form to your site, that’s easy. You can even double down and make an extensive contact form with all the bells and whistles. But it doesn’t stop there.
You can use Formidable to create surveys for example. Take your survey data and create reports, graphs, and charts. Dig deeper and use your data in another powerful way: Formidable Views. The Views feature allow you to display form data however you want, anywhere on your site.
With Formidable, all the data you collect with your forms is easily accessible. Many other calculator plugins have no options to collect data. Others may collect data, but bury it in your WordPress database.
Formidable’s robust data management is what makes it one of the top form plugins for WordPress. You can export your data easily too. If you are using Formidable already, great! If not, we hope you’ll join us very soon. Thanks for stopping by!