Add a Floating Feedback Button in Drupal 7

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Add a Floating Feedback Button in Drupal 7

One of our users wanted to know how to add a floating button to his Drupal site. Luckily, this task is easy to accomplish, thanks to the Feedback Simple module.

In this short tutorial, I'll share with you how to add a floating feedback button linked to a contact page in Drupal 7.

Step #1. Create the feedback page

Create your feedback page by using Webform or a similar module. 

Step #2. Install and enable Feedback Simple module

Download Feedback Simple module from this page.

Feedback Simple Drupal

Install the Feedback Simple module:

  • Go to Modules.
  • Click "Install new module" and upload the file you just downloaded.
  • After the installation is done, click on "Enable newly added modules".
  • Look for "Feedback Simple" box and check it.
  • Scroll down and click "Save configuration".

Step #3. Configure the module

  • Go to Modules > Feedback Simple.
  • Click "Configure".
Feedback Simple Drupal
  • Make sure the Enabled box is checked.
  • In the Link field, type the path to the page you created in step 1. In my example, the path will be link-to-your-contact-form (no slash at the beginning).
Feedback Simple Drupal
  • In Target, define the location to open the link when a user clicks the feedback button.
Feedback Simple Drupal
  • Scroll down and save the changes.

Step #4. End result

Visit your public site and test the feedback button floating on the right:

Feedback Simple Drupal

About the author

Valentín creates beautiful designs from amongst the tequila plants of Jalisco, Mexico. You can see Valentín's design work all over this site and you can often find him helping members in support.