Clean and Simple Contact Form And Jetpack

Jetpack is a great plugin and I wouldn’t want to live without it. The Clean and Simple Contact Form and Automattic’s Jetpack plugin can work in perfect harmony together.

Jetpack comes with a built in contact form which is activated by default when you install the plugin. This means that when you use the short code 

Please enter your contact details and a short message below and I will try to answer your query as soon as possible.

 on your post or page, you will get Jetpack’s contact form instead of Clean And Simple. This is because both plugins use the same short code to display their forms. To resolve this conflict you must do one (or both if you want to) of the following things:

Deactivate JetPack’s Contact Form. 

Go to the settings page for Jetpack by clicking the Jetpack link on the left hand side of your admin screen. Scroll down until you get to the Contact Form section and click on ‘Learn More’. This will reveal a ‘Deactivate’ button for you to click.

Jetpack Contact Form


OR Use a Different Short Code

From version 4.1.2 onwards the Clean and Simple Contact Form provides an alternative short code for you to use. To use it simply place [cscf-contact-form] on your page to implement the form instead.