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How to Pre-Populate a Wufoo Form with Answers from a Previous Wufoo Form

By Tom Nguyen / July 10, 2018 /

There are two quote forms (a short one and a long one) on this website, and both of them are Wufoo Forms. Read my comment on Judy Knight’s website on why I chose to have two quote forms. Someone who had filled out both quote forms suggested to me that I should pre-populate the visitor’s…

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How to Use Zapier for Client Onboarding

By Tom Nguyen / August 9, 2017 /

When you take on a new client, you probably perform several monotonous tasks such as entering contact information, creating folders, updating the client newsletter. Rather than hire an assistant to do these tasks, you can save time and money by using Zapier, an automation tool that works with hundreds of apps.

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How to Add Custom CSS to Wufoo Forms

By Tom Nguyen / October 31, 2016 /

Wufoo forms speed up the form creation and editing process, and by using their forms theme maker, you can style Wufoo forms to look like they are part of your website. If a you can’t style a Wufoo form exactly the way that you want by using their forms theme maker (i.e. a font isn’t available in the theme maker), you can apply a stylesheet that is hosted on your website’s server or a Dropbox folder. Read this post to find out how.

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Process Credit Cards On Your Website With Stripe

By Tom Nguyen / November 16, 2014 /

Since I’ve been accepting online payments, I’ve always used Paypal Standard. It was hard not to. It was free to set up, and there was no monthly fee. Paypal takes their fee from each transaction, and that fee is 2.9% + $.30 per transaction. I used a Wufoo form on my online payments page, and when…

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How to Verify 1000 or More Email Addresses Quickly

By Tom Nguyen / October 18, 2014 /

Earlier this week, I was tasked with sending a newsletter out to more than 1000 of my client’s customers. Not too difficult, right? They provided me with an Excel spreadsheet of their customers’ email addresses, and I just uploaded it to MailChimp, my preferred newsletter service. Unfortunately, MailChimp had to stop the email campaign because…

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Protecting Your Site Against Malware

By Tom Nguyen / May 1, 2012 /

Using a CMS like WordPress or Joomla makes updating your website easy.  If your site was built using a CMS like WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, etc, then you want to protect it from malware. I remember the first time that my website was infected with malware, I started to panic.  I can solve a lot of…

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An Inexpensive Business Phone and Fax Option

By Tom Nguyen / February 14, 2012 /

For as little as $9.95/month, VoiceNation will give you a phone number which will call multiple phones at once.  Suppose you run a sales team.  You could use this number to dial every salesperson’s phone in the office to make sure everybody receive a fair shot at picking up the sale. You can set an…

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Take credit card payments on your phone

By Tom Nguyen / January 23, 2012 /

I don’t carry much cash around with me these days. I use my debit card most of the time to pay for most items.  It’s convenient, and I get to rack up points on my debit card when I buy something. Last August, I just finished getting my haircut, and it was time for me…

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Have your website form your way with Wufoo

By Tom Nguyen / January 13, 2012 /

I’m not too fond off designing website forms.  I’m even less fond of the server side programming needed to process a website form, until a friend who also designs websites told me to check out Wufoo. Wufoo makes creating and designing forms easy.  No HTML or server side programming knowledge is needed.  They handle all…

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