This project is made for those who need to add custom HTML forms a static page or static website.
It is a simple nodejs server which forwards all POST submission by email. Inspired by the excellent formspree with the goal to be simpler to install and cheaper to host. No database, 100% server (nodejs), just sends the submissions by email.
1 click deploy
Deploy in 1 click on heroku
Local install and use
1- type these 2 commands
$ npm install $ EMAIL_USER="firstname.lastname@example.org" \ EMAIL_PASS="abcd" \ EMAIL_HOST="mail.gandi.net" \ EMAIL_PORT=587 \ TO="email@example.com" \ npm start
http://localhost:8080 to see the HTML form which resides in
form.html. Submit the form and it will send you an email with the content of the form.
3- You can customize the form, it will keep sending you all the field of the form by email.
Here are all the environment variables you can use
|MESSAGE||Message to displayed after the form submission. May contain HTML. Default: 'Thank you for your submission.'|
|TO||Email address to send the form to (your email)|
|FROM||Email address to use as sender address|
|SITE_NAME||Name of your site, will be displayed in the email title|
|PORT||Port to listen to for form submissions|
|FORM||Path to the HTML file containing the example form, defaults to ./form.html|
|EMAIL_HOST||SMTP config: see these options here|
|EMAIL_PORT||SMTP config: see these options here|
|EMAIL_USER||SMTP config: see these options here|
|EMAIL_PASS||SMTP config: see these options here|