Input blocks

Your Tally form is built out of and input blocks to collect answers. Here are all the different input blocks that you can use to create your form. Simply type / to insert any Tally block.
 
Open the previews to try out the input blocks.
Open the previews to try out the input blocks.
 

Text and number

Short answer

Type /short to collect personal data such as a name or address.

Long answer

Type /long to collect long form answers without character limit.

Number

Type /number to collect numerical inputs, such as a house number.
 
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Simply type in any input block to add placeholder text.
Simply type in any input block to add placeholder text.
 

Contact info

Email

Type /email to collect correctly formatted email addresses.

Phone number

Type /phone to collect correctly formatted phone numbers. Learn more about the phone number block.

Link

Type /link to collect URLs of web pages.

Electronic signature

Type /signature to collect simple electronic signatures. Learn more about electronic signatures.
 
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Learn more about how to pre-fill input blocks with a default answer
Learn more about how to pre-fill input blocks with a default answer
 

Choices

Multiple choice

Type /multiple or [a] to create a multiple choice block. Use this block to offer multiple answer options, respondents can only choose one answer. Open the block settings :: to add images to the answer options.

Checkboxes

Type /checkbox or [] to create a checkbox. Use checkboxes to offer a range of answer options or a consent checkbox. Respondents can choose multiple answers. Open the block settings :: to add images or set a minimum or maximum number of choices.

Dropdown

Type /dropdown or [v] to create a dropdown. Use the dropdown block to offer a long list of answer options, selecting countries for example. Open the block settings :: to add placeholder text or a default answer.
 
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Date & Time

Date

Type /date to insert a date picker. Respondents to pick a date in this format: Nov 30, 1988. Open the block settings :: to set specific dates or date ranges.

Time

Type /time to insert a time picker. Respondents can pick a time in this format 11:30.
 
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Rating & Ranking

Rating

Type /rating to insert a simple and visual way of rating answers with ⭐️.

Linear scale

Type /linear to collect numeric answers on a scale, to measure client satisfaction or an NPS score for example. Open the block options :: to adjust the scale steps and labels.
 
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 Pass information to your form through URL parameters with hidden fields.
Pass information to your form through URL parameters with hidden fields.
 

File upload

Type /file to insert a file upload block and use it to let respondents attach files to their answers. File uploads are often used for collecting resumés, feedback screenshots or portfolios. Learn more about the file upload block.
 
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Payments

The payment block allows you to build payment forms in minutes, through an integration with Stripe. Just type /payment and collect payments without a single line of code. Learn more about payment forms.
 
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Use calculated fields to calculate scores, prices and other values.
Use calculated fields to calculate scores, prices and other values.
 

reCAPTCHA

Type /bot and protect your forms from spam and bots with Learn more about our reCAPTCHA block.
 
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