Can you make a default (say checkbox yes) on Custom Fields?

Hi,

Is it possible to set a desired response, say for for arguments sake, accept future special offers, set to positive response, where to not-accept they need to check the negative response.

Could be two checkboxs, with one already checked.

Is this possible?

Thanks for any help.

Cheers,

Paul

roshodgekiss roshodgekiss, 6 years ago

Hi Paul, checkboxes on forms have to be strictly opt-in to obtain correct permission from your subscribers. This means it has to be something like:

[] Yes, I would like to subscribe to ABC Widgets' monthly email newsletter

It can't be pre-checked, or set to the negative like, 'Click here to NOT receive ABC Widgets' monthly email newsletter'. For more information on this, take a look at our blog post on permission and opt-in checkboxes. Naturally, give us a holler if you have any further questions, too!


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webtactics, 6 years ago

I accept that the subscribe/receive extra stuff sections, but there are cases where a pre-selected box would actually make it easier for customers.

I just used the opt-in as an example.

Cheers,

Paul

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