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The Power of Serverless
for Front-End Developers



Forms need a server to do much useful, like store the data, send notifications, and integrate with other services. You could do those things with a cloud function, but these services help you do as little work as possible.

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Point the action attribute at Basin and it'll handle the form processing for you. Basin features include Zapier integration (which connects to loads of other services), spam filtering, response emails, file uploads, and more.

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Don't build a whole backend just for one stupid form.

FieldGoal provides form endpoints as a service, so your simple sites can stay simple.

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Get your forms submissions directly to the chat platform of your choice - Telegram, Slack, Messenger or Viber are available. More is coming soon.

Setup can take less than a minute. Our additional features include Zapier integration, spam protection, auto-responses with custom templates, file uploads, and more.

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Easy to use form endpoints for your HTML forms. Point the action attribute to us and we capture your form submissions. We take care of spam, integrate with third party services, send out auto-responder messages etc.

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Connect your form to FormSubmit endpoint and we’ll email you the submissions. No PHP, JavaScript or sign up required.

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Their tagline: Send your form to our URL and we'll save it & send it to your email. No server side code required - perfect for static sites!

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Point the action attribute at Formcarry and it'll handle the form processing for you. Notably, it has integrations with services like Zapier, Salesforce, Intercom, and Slack. It also has Webhooks to notify other services (which is nice for serverless architechtures).

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Point the action attribute at Formkeep and it'll handle the form processing for you. Integrates with services like Zapier, MailChimp, Slack, and Trello. Notable features include spam filtering and auto responders.

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You point action attribute like many of the other services, but the hook here is that you use your own email address in the URL, so you don't even have to register.

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Payments. Integrations.

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You point action attribute like many of the other services. Zapier integration. Spam filtering. File uploads. Data exporting.

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Has a drag and drop form builder.

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Build your own forms, but get cloud submission, validation, fancy field types, logic, and more.

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Just add a 'netlify' attribute to any HTML form and we’ll start processing it. You can setup email, slack or webhook notifications from the admin panel!

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Point the action attribute at a pageclip URL and it saves all the data for you. It can trigger an email notification, or makes the data available as JSON or CSV.

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SmartForms is feature rich form backend as a service with custom response page, Zapier integration, Slack & Telegram notifier BOTs, spam protection and more!

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StaticKit provides zero-code serverless functions for front-end developers. Sites are configured via a "statickit.json" file that lives in your repository (alongside your website code) and deployed from the command line.

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Forms with a novel UI/UX where each question is essentially a full page view that slides by.

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Secure forms. API access to data. Reporting. Logic & Branching. Integrations.

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formX powers your forms and powers them up with analytics! Integrate with services such as Zapier, Slack, Trello, Salesforce, and more.

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