How Do I Use a Link or Button to Trigger My Lightbox Form?

By default, the Lightbox option in the Web Form Generator generates a form that automatically appears when the page it’s published to loads.

With some customization, you can trigger a button or link to load the form instead of having it load immediately. Try this demo.

How to Trigger a Lightbox with a Link or Button

  1. Go to your account’s Web Form page.

  2. Create a new form or edit an existing one.
  3. Set the “Form Type” to “Lightbox”, then save and publish the form.

  4. Paste the following HTML in the head section of your page:


    * This must be inserted above your form’s HTML

  5. Add the following link to your page. Or, create your own button or link and include the “onclick” attribute from this one:

  6. Publish your page. When you click on the link/button, your lightbox will appear.