View Full Version : Adding an online Petition to my website...

07-07-2007, 04:25 PM
Anyone know how I would add an online petition to my website? I want people to be able to enter their name and address to a database (I guess), that I will be able to use at a later date. I want to be able to display the total number of signatures as the number goes up. Any ideas?


07-08-2007, 01:17 AM
You will need some sort of script to process the data that is submitted by a form that inserts it into a database. And then some code to retrieve the total number of entries from a database.

You may want to check hotscripts.com and see if they have an existing php petition script...

07-08-2007, 03:52 AM
You could probably use a guest book and make it clear that entering the guest book is part of signing onto the petition.

I have never used a guest book so someone else might be able to say if this is an option or not. I believe there are guest book scripts in Fantstico in CP.