Redirection for Contact Form 7 – Redirect After Form Submission (even without a plugin)

Do you want to redirect users after a Contact Form 7 form is submitted?  Are you looking for a Contact Form 7 Redirection (CF7 redirection) add-on plugin? Do you need a tutorial on ‘Redirect to another page after form submit in WordPress? We will cover all the options you have available for redirection for Contact Form 7 in this blog post.

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Does Contact Form 7 have an option to redirect to another page after form submit?

Contact Form 7 WordPress plugin despite being the most popular form plugin used by millions of WordPress users, does not have an option to redirect users after a form is submitted. But there are several Contact Form 7 Redirection extension plugins available that you can use.

Why is Contact Form 7 redirecting to another page important?

Form redirects are a great way to engage your audience and help visitors find the answers they need and show tailored result pages based on their selections.

So even if the Contact Form 7 plugin does not have a redirect option you can extend it using an extension so that the audience engagement can be increased.

Also See: How to save all messages from CF7?

How to Redirect Contact Form 7 to thank you page

Before we see how to redirect Contact Form 7, you have to install a CF7 Redirection plugin.

Tablesome – Contact Form 7 Redirection add-on:

Tablesome is a free CF7 Redirection plugin that gives you the easiest way to redirect users to another page after a form is submitted.
You can download the Tablesome plugin in the WordPress plugin repository.
Not just redirecting forms you can also automate several form workflows such as saving form submissions to the database, export entries to external sources.

After installing and activating the Tablesome plugin,

  • Go to Tablesome → Create New Table and give the workflow a title
  • Under Workflows you will find Trigger 1, select CF7 – Trigger Integration
  • Select the ‘On Form Submit’ trigger and select the form you want to redirect
  • Then under Action 1, select the action WordPress Integration and then choose Redirection action
  • You will find the list of pages in the “Redirect to (Page)” section, here you can select the page you want to redirect to
  • You can also choose to open the redirection page in a new tab
  • Then click ‘Save’ button

You can also Posts, Custom Post Types (CPTs), and to external URLs using the Tablesome Pro plugin.

Also See: Download FREE CF7 Extension For Mailchimp

Redirect Contact Form 7 to another URL after submissions (eternal URL)

  • If you have want to redirect to an external URLs (other than your WordPress site), after you have selected the Redirection action, select the “Enable Custom URL”
  • Then copy and paste the URL in the ‘Custom URL’ field
  • Then click ‘Save’ button

Redirect Contact Form 7 to Custom Post Type (CPTs)

  • If you have want to redirect to posts or other custom post types (CPTs), after you have selected the Redirection action, in the “Redirect to (Post Type)” section, select the post type and you can select the post you want to redirect to
  • Then click ‘Save’ button

Redirection For Contact Form 7 Without Plugins:

Sometimes you might not want to use a plugin to extend Contact Form 7 features. There is an option that you can use to setup CF7 redirection with the use of a custom script.
If you have some development knowledge you could write a custom script to that redirects you to another URL when the “wpcf7mailsent” event occurs.
You can see an example of the CF7 redirect snippet here.

Contact Form 7 Redirection – Alternative Options

There are also other CF7 redirection plugins available for you so that you can use, if the above mentioned solutions are not working for you.

Contact Form 7 Redirects

Contact Form 7 Redirects is a simple add-on for Contact Form 7 to redirect users to any page or post . It even allows you to add a custom JavaScript.
You could also open the redirected page in a new tab.

Contact Form 7 Redirect & Thank You Page

Contact Form 7 Redirect & Thank You Page is another simple form redirect plugin for  CF7 plugin to redirect to internal and external pages. If you want to add the form field in the redirected page, you need to upgrade to Pro.

Successful Redirection for Contact Form 7

Successful Redirection for Contact Form 7 is a straightforward add-on plugin for Contact Form 7 and it  adds the option to redirect to any page you choose after mail is sent successfully. In your form settings, go to the “Redirect Settings” tab and set the page you want to redirect.

Redirection for Contact Form 7  

Redirection for Contact Form 7 is a powerful extension for Contact Form 7. Though it has “redirection” in its name and it does much more than that such as adding Honeypot to minimize spam, saving form submission, and more.

It will be a little bit excessive if you want a simple redirect to the Thank You page.

It also comes with a premium conditional logic add-on with which you can do conditional redirects.

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