What Is Form Builder
A Form Builder (also known as Form Creator, Form generator) allows the developers to dynamically generate form controls (text fields, select boxes, radio buttons, checkboxes) from structured data model defined using JSON Schema.
It also has the ability to encode a set of form controls as a JSON object for manipulation and submission when needed.
Here is a list of 10 best (top downloaded) form builders (jQuery plugins and Vanilla JS libraries) from which you can choose for your next web/mobile project. We did the research for you and hope you like it.
Originally Published Jul 26 2019, updated Feb 04 2023
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jQuery Form Builder Plugins:
JSON Form is a JSON based form builder library which dynamically generates form fields from JSON data on the client side.
A jQuery plugin that turns a textarea into an online form builder for letting your users quickly build their own web forms via drag and drop.
jform is an easy jQuery form builder which lets you dynamically generates form fields with preset values using JSON schema.
Vanilla JS Form Builder Plugins:
JSON Schema to HTML form generator, supporting dynamic subschemas (on the fly resolution). Extensible and customizable library with zero dependencies. Bootstrap add-ons provided.
View, visually edit and simulate JSON-based forms.