Are you looking to add PDF file to your WordPress post/Pages but do not know how to do it? Keep reading this post because in this post I will explain How you can easily embed PDf file into your Post/Pages.
What is PDF?
PDF stands for Portable Document Format which is one of the most popular document formats to share the document over the internet. A PDF can even be password protected so that no one steals or modifies the document.
The PDF is now an open standard, maintained by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). PDF documents can contain links and buttons, form fields, audio, video, and business logic. They can be signed electronically, and you can easily view PDF files on Windows or Mac OS using the free Acrobat Reader DC software.
If you want to take advantage of those features and display PDF in WordPress, a WordPress PDF viewer is going to be your best option. In this post, I will explain how you can show PDF in a WordPress site.
How to Display PDF in WordPress using Plugin-:
PDF Embedder is an awesome plugin to show PDF file on your WordPress Website. you can read my post How to install a WordPress Plugin. It has more than 200,000 active installs on WordPress Plugin Directory. You can upload PDF to your website just like you upload images to your post PDFs will be automatically sized to their natural size and shape (or just fill the width available if they are too big). Optionally, you can specify a width and the correct height will be calculated automatically. The shape will be recalculated whenever the page is resized by the user.
There is no button for users to download the PDF in the free version of the plugin, but this is available in the Premium versions along with other extra features.
Hyperlinks in your PDF will only be clickable in the Premium versions.
Silent Feature of PDF Embedder Premium version is as follows:
- You can add Download button in the toolbar
- You can add Continuous scroll between pages
- Hyperlinks are fully functional
- You can give Full-screen mode to your user
- You can Edit page number to jump straight to page
- You will be Track number of downloads and views
- You can Remove wp-pdf.com attribution from the toolbar
- It is Mobile-friendly
Conclusion-: In this post, I have explained in my best of my knowledge to embed PDF file in post/pages. PDF embedded free version is more than enough but their premium version is best to try if you need more feature in your PDF.
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