HubSpot Ideas


New Textarea Field Type (Multi-Line Text Field)

Who Does It Benefit

Marketers and Developers (because helping marketers is the developer's job 🙂)


Value To Be Gained

It would give developers more control and capabilities in providing the proper content to marketers.



Sure, the current text input will grow when lines are added, and you can enable manually adding new lines, but it's not enough--- some things are simply better suited for longer texts, which is why textareas exist in the first place. So, I propose to either add more control properties to the text field type, consisting of `default_lines`, `max_lines`, and `min_lines`, or preferably, a new field type called `textarea`, which would have the aformentioned properties, and possibly some kind of character limiting property, as seen in current HubSpot textareas: