We've started using this on a large site to capture the submission page for several global forms. It's already cl…
Easily add your own data to user-submitted Express forms. You can track who did what and from where, build honey pots and anti-spam systems, and extend the system to create your own hidden data sources.
When a form is submitted you can find out:
You will get 3 new Hidden Express attributes that you can use in any Express form.
All 3 are pretty useful but the most powerful one, by far, is the Dynamic attribute.
Very simply those attributes add data to your Express form that the form submitter doesn't have control over. The data is hidden.
You control what value that data will have on submission and what value it will have later on if the form's results are edited.
The Checkbox Attribute
You can do a search by attribute so, in these examples, you can easily filter by results and quickly find out unanswered messages or messages by a team member.
The Text Box Attribute
This attribute allows you to add a fixed string value to any form. To be honest it was created mostly to be used when creating a honey pot in an anti-spam system.
The Dynamic Value Attribute
This one comes with 3 data sources and you can extend it with your own data sources.
For now, it allows you to add to your form
You can easily create your own Data Sources and use them in your forms. For instance, you could create data sources that
If you want to create your own Data Sources, please click here to check the free example package you can find in Github