16 Free Ajax Contact Forms – For A Better User Experience

Contact forms are the most common bridges between readers & site owners whether it is a blog or an e-commerce site.

Creating a better user experience in this bridge definitely helps improving the effect created in the eyes of the site visitors.

Depending on the features (or JS frameworks to be used) you may need, you can choose from these 16 very nice free Ajaxed contact forms & implement them easily to any website.


LightForm – Ajax / PHP Contact Form – Demo

PHP Ajax Contact Form

It uses FormCheck2 for validation of fields and NiceForms to style form objects.

There is a simple captcha-like validation which ask the user a sum of 2 numbers. E-mails are sent via PHP & displays user IP, user agent and referrer in the message.

Proto Form – Contact Form With Protoype

Prototype Contact Form

A lightweight (only 4KB) & unobtrusive contact form that is built with Prototype.

The fields are validated & highlighted accordingly. The e-mail message is sent via Ajax and a success result is displayed.

It is a very handy form which can be installed easily.

jQuery – Ajax Contact Form (Tutorial & Files)Demo

Ajax jQuery Contact Form

A very nice tutorial from Nettuts on creating an Ajaxed contact form with jQuery & PHP.

The form has an input validation. After the message is sent in th ebackgroung a "success" message is displayed to the user.

Very Chic Contact Form (English version) – Demo

Script.aculo.us Contact Form

This contact form uses Script.aculo.us & WForms.

An unique feature of it is, it tries to connect to the server of the sender to verify that it accepts mail to the address mentioned.

Message size can be limited and remaining characters are displayed in a box.

jQuery Sliding Contact FormDemo

jQuery Contact Form

A sliding contact form built with jQuery. Form is normally hidden at the top & slides down with the first click & up at the 2nd click.

There is no form validation & mail sending code included.

Brett's Beta Contact Form

Free Ajax Contact Form

A contact form that checks the validity of the fields & sends the e-mail accordingly. It is not updated for a while but the form works ok.

roScripts Form – MooTools Ajax Contact Form – Demo

Ajax Contact Form

This contact form is built with MooTools. Fields are validated via JavaScript & if there are no errors e-mails are sent with an Ajaxed interface (PHP backend).

Ajax Contact Form With Xajax & PHPMailerDemo

Free Ajax Form

A simple and safe Ajax form. A JavaScript validation mechanism controls the fields & displays a common warning for all fields.

Ajax function used is Xajax & the famous PHPMailer is used for sending the e-mail.

jQuery – Ajax Contact FormDemo

jQuery Ajax Contact Form

This Ajaxed contact form uses jQuery & the jQuery Form plugin for input validation.

Inputs are sanitized for the form being safe. A success or an error message is displayed after the form is submitted without leaving the page.

Contact Form With Script.aculo.us & WFormsDemo

Free Ajax Contact Form

A nice & free contact form script that can do required input validation by adding a class info to the form elements like: class="required".

Script.aculo.us is used for the "info box & text appearing effect" & WForms is used for controlling the inputs.

Ajax Contact Form With PHP & jQuery (Tutorial)Demo

PHP Ajax Contact Form

An unobstrusive contact form that has a PHP backend & uses jQuery.

It controls the required fields, displays warnings accordingly & sends the email with no page refresh.

A nice thing about this ajax contact form is, inputs are validated at the PHP side which means they will be controlled even if JavaScript is disabled.

Fancy Ajax Contact Form (French – Click For English)

Ajaxed Contact Form

This form is built with MooTools with a PHP backend.

It has a very nice look & there is no validation implemented.

MooTools Contact Form

MooTools Contact Form

A contact form built with MooTools.

Input is checked via JavaScript & PHP. Message field does not accept any http addresses considering most spams reach this way.

jQuery Contact FormDemo

jQuery Form

This form checks the fields to see if they are valid, displays an error if there is a problem & sends the message as an e-mail when everything is ok. E-mail is sent via a PHP file with no refresh.

The script is normally an e-mail sending form which can easily be modified to turn it into a contact form.

Tableless Ajax Contact Form With jQuery (Tutorial & Files)Demo

Ajax Contact Form

A nice contact form that uses jQuery & PHP.

It validates all the inputs, displays warnings when needed & sends the e-mail.

Easy Ajax Contact Form (jQuery)Demo

Easy Ajax Contact Form

Using jQuery & the jQuery Form plugin, this ajax contact form script validates inputs & sends the e-mail.

  • I have created a similar script as well – Live Validator

  • Nice ones, thanks for the useful information once again!

  • Thanks a bunch for listing my form along with these other great forms, I really appreciate it!

    Great site, great resources!

  • Jess

    Wow great list! Thanks so much for sharing. This will come in handy!

  • Cool list. Another option: SimpleModal Contact Form.

    There is also a Drupal module and WordPress plugin for it.

  • thanks a lot

  • Great set of examples that I am recommending to my readers (and all user experience designers) in this week’s Weekend Reading…


    Jeremy Horn
    The Product Guy

  • jake

    Thanks! You’re a god of contact forms… lol

  • For the Jquery sliding form:

    could anyone help me making it finctional I’m a beginner and would appreciate help the link of the jquery is here

    jQuery Sliding Contact Form is here:

    A million thanks in advance


  • Ahhh this is just what the doctor ordered !!! You are a life saver

  • Very nice collection of Forms ! i can;t hardly choice

  • Hey, I just built a new ajax contact form, SlideSubmit. It has field validation and a brand new way to submit the form. It uses a slider inspired by the iPhone unlock to prove the person entering is human, no more CATCHPAs ever! Take a look and let me know what you think, http://www.benplum.com/slidesubmit

  • Hi
    Your contact form is very beautiful.

  • very nice! I love this stuff!

  • Thank you too much ! bookmarked this site , good stuff
    keep going…..

  • Very nice collection.

    LiteForm is my fav.
    Looks the best and has some nice validation… Good collection 😉

  • Some nice forms here, thanks very much. If you could find something similar with order forms that would be fantastic too. Once again thanks for the great post!!

  • This page has been officially book marked!! I’m gonna set up LiteForm on my contact page. Thanks a lot for posting!!

  • lalji

    Thanks for nice forms.


  • mia

    I love the look of ‘lightform’ but why do they make it so hard to add them to your blog?

    There is so much code to add and the instructions are vague.

    I do not know where to add the codes.

    Could someone please help me and tell me where to add the individual codes on my blogger blog.


  • Gear Help …. I have implemented it on my website http://www.eddytools.com Please review it.

  • lalji halai

    Add this nice Ajax contact form:


  • Cool,
    Thank you very much for share this

  • I’ve also written by own jQuery contact form on my jQuery tutorials website.

    Check it out: http://www.jtutorials.co.cc/featured/php-contact-form-validation/

  • John

    Thanks so much, I found this something nice and complete http://www.phpstring.co.cc/ajax-registration-module

  • Your contact form is very beautiful.


  • great collection

  • Nice collection. Needed it desperately. Thanks.

  • DisenioN

    Great compilation!

    Only one thing: the links for “jQuery – Ajax Contact Form (Tutorial & Files)” are broken. It seems that a Slash is missed.

    Thanks for your work from Spain.

  • @DisenioN,

    Thanks very much for that, just fixed the link.

  • Thank for the forms.

  • good collection of scripts

  • I have developed a MooTools based script for Joomla:

    Best regards,


  • ricky

    Jquery Form Applications; A great compilation…

  • Paul Stevenson

    can anybody help, when form submits it displays


  • wow, and my site uses an exactly similar Ajax contact form!!

  • This work perfect in my website, thank you so much

  • Thank you for this usefull information.

  • EmRa

    Thanks a lot for giving that usefull information.

  • Brício

    Hi from Brazil .. nice nice collection thanks! :)~

  • Nabin

    the LightForm demo has no required field validation.
    form submitted with empty fields

  • ik

    Awesome collection of contact forms
    finally found one i was looking for
    thank you for sharing!!!

  • I have used “roScripts Form – MooTools Ajax Contact Form”, it received two or three emails as I tried this form at first, while i continually triing, it stoped receing, I cant receving, is this third party or something?

  • Veronica

    I like all of these contact forms however, I wish there were actual tutorials on how to create your own. Teaching people how to create it using Photoshop, Fireworks, Illustrator and then how to use CSS, HTML, Javascript to code it.

  • Great post, I plan on using number 1 on my site(s) shortly. Thanks