Fillout, the free Gravity Forms alternative
Fillout is a powerful, free alternative to Gravity Forms for making forms, surveys and quizzes your audience will answer.
Gravity Forms vs Fillout
Hello! Looking for a new tool to create forms? If yes, you might want to know if Fillout is a suitable alternative - we made this guide to help you on your search.
Scroll down and you'll find an overview of Gravity Forms vs Fillout compared. We'll also give you a straight-up comparison of features, customer experiences and pricing.
Comparing the free plans
Gravity Forms doesn't have a free plan, so in this section we will compare the Fillout free plan to the paid Gravity Forms offering. Here's what you can expect from these plans:
|Fillout free||Gravity $59/yr|
|Responses||1000/month||Unlimited, 1 site|
|Self email notifications|
Manage form access
|Redirect on completion||$19/mo|
Change form language
|Accept payments||0% fee||$159|
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Advanced Notion features
Because Gravity Forms doesn't have a free plan, we compared their $59/year offering to Fillout's free tier. That said, Fillout's free plan stacks up quite well! The Fillout free plan offers a bunch of features that Gravity Forms gates to its $259 tier, like calculations, payments & webhooks. The free Fillout tier even includes a few features that Gravity doesn't offer on any plan, like better integrations with Airtable & Notion.
Fillout offers all the basics to build and scale your forms on the free plan. What's more, if you sign up you'll have lifetime access to the free plan features - no strings attached. Learn more about the Fillout free plan and pricing here.
Thousands of teams trust Fillout for building secure and powerful forms.
What's the overall summary?
Fillout brings the best of both worlds: a generous free tier and enterprise-grade security. We built Fillout from the ground up to integrate seamlessly with the tools you already use, like Google Sheets, Airtable, Notion, Salesforce and dozens more. The integrations are seriously powerful, you'll see what we mean when you try them out.
Gravity Forms' biggest differentiatior is that it was built solely with WordPress in mind. That said, Fillout integrates nicely with WordPress as well via its embed feature.
Ok, but what about advanced features?
The Fillout form builder makes it really easy to build modern forms quickly, while also supporting the most complex forms.
Fillout offers two primary paid tiers, a starter tier for $15/month and a business tier for $75/month (paid annually). More details on the Fillout pricing page.
Here's how some of the paid features stack up with Gravity Forms:
|No payment commission||Free||$259|
TL;DR: The short version
Cut to the chase? Fillout is the more modern form builder, with a generous free tier and more advanced features overall. Gravity Forms was built just for Wordpress and has a cheaper annual tier, but no monthly tier.
Gravity Forms may be a better choice when…
- You want your Wordpress theme to be pulled in automatically. With Fillout you'll have to create a custom theme.
Fillout is best if…
- You care about your form's appearance and want the form to convert well.
- You need advanced features like address autocomplete, Calendly or custom fonts.
- You use tools like Google Sheets, Notion, Airtable or Salesforce.
- You need forms with advanced validation and show/hide logic.
That's all for now! Hopefully this guide was useful to give you a general overview of Gravity Forms compared to Fillout.
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