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A Contact Form with PHP

【PHP】How to Develop a Contact Form with Validation

 

Introduction

In this video, we’re going to create “Contact Form” with PHP!
Every website has a contact form, but you may have no idea how it works.

Actually, the structure is very simple.
Get input values, validate them, and send an email. That’s it!
 

As always, I’ll show you every step in the video.

You will learn:

  • HTML & CSS
    • Bootstrap & Google Fonts
  • PHP
    • POST method
    • mail function
    • Validation

 

Hope you enjoy coding!
 

MEMO
You may not be able to use mail function on localhost. If it doesn’t work, upload a PHP file to your web server.
 

Environment

MAMP / PHP version 7.1.19
Text Editor Coda2
Browser Google Chrome

 
 

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