Tell a Friend

GentleSource Tell a Friend (website recommendation) allows you to to let visitors recommend your website. Both HTML form layout and e-mail layout are template driven and customizable. This script also includes several security features to prevent abuse by spammers.

The script can only be called from a site that has been added to a white list of referring sites (optional). Additionally you can put one or more fix recipients to the mail template without possibilities of manipulation by a third party. And third you can determine the number of e-mails that a user can send with your form within a fix duration.

Feature List

  • Processes form data and sends it per e-mail
  • Handles multiple forms
  • HTML and mail layout is fully customizable
  • Sends text and HTML e-mails
  • Security features against abuse by spammers
  • Autoresponder (optional)
  • E-mail message logging feature (optional)
  • Preview of the messages (optional)
  • Displays (error) messages in-page
  • Redirects to thanks page (optional)
  • Different language files available
  • PHP/4 or PHP/5, Windows, Linux, Unix

Online Demos

Documentation and Instructions

Download and Usage

The script is free for private usage and non-profit organizations. The free version requires the reference to GentleSource. If you want to use the script without the reference, you need to purchase a license. Nevertheless, we recommend that you download and test the script before you purchase a license.

Purchasing a license is also required for:

  • Companies
  • Websites with ads or any other revenue stream
  • Adult websites

Pricing and Licensing

A license of the script can be purchased for a one time fee. The fee includes free support. Free updates are available within 12 months after the purchase. If the script has been purchased more than a year ago, an update fee is required.

You can purchase a license by Credit Card, PayPal, Bank/Wire Transfer, Check or Cash. Besides Euro and US-Dollar you can pay in several different currencies.

Ordering takes place via a secure server (SSL) and is carried out for us by share*it and PayPal. Following receipt of payment you will receive an e-mail with a download link. After that you have two weeks time to download the script.

If you have questions or if you get problems during the purchase process, please write us an e-mail.

A script license is required for each domain/ installation.

90 Day Money Back Guarantee

If you're not satisfied with the script, we will refund your money up to 90 days after the purchase - no questions asked.

Order Installation Service

The decision to use our installation service could save you a lot of time. You only need to send us the FTP and - if the script it requires - the MySQL access data and a link to your website. After that we are able to install the script on your server and customize the layout. Once the installation is finished you let us know how you want the script to be configured. The installation service includes a script license.

Please note that since there is work involved, installation services can't be refunded.