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PDF HTML Preview

PDF HTML Preview for website

Display PDF files in an interactive HTML format on your website using the coding-free PDF HTML Preview template. Make document viewing more interactive and user-friendly while not having to code one bit. Whether sharing reports, guides, or presentations, this feature-rich widget ensures that your content captures every user's attention!
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No credit card required
Easy installation
Works on 99.9% of websites
Free plan available
  • Several Ways to Add Files
  • 3 Layout Styles
  • File Icons Display
  • Personalized Preview Image
  • Adaptable Title
  • Download Link Provided
  • Advanced Design Settings
  • Coding-Free Editor
  • Mobile Responsiveness
  • Page-Speed Friendly Lazy Loading
  • Custom CSS Editor
  • Custom JavaScript Editor
  • Fast Website Integration
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You can easily assemble the widget you need using our simple-to-use configurator.

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How to add the PDF HTML Preview template to the website?

If you wish to add the PDF HTML Preview to your website, take these steps:

  1. Customize the appearance of the PDF Embed according to your preferences.
  2. Log in to your Elfsight dashboard or register a free profile.
  3. Receive the auto-generated embedding code.
  4. Access your website.
  5. Put the shortcode into your website editor. It’s that simple!

For additional details, there is a comprehensive blog post about how to embed PDF files on any website. Don’t hesitate to check it out!

What website platforms does the PDF HTML Preview widget integrate with?

Regardless of the platform or CMS, the widget enables you to add your PDF Embed to practically every website. Here is the list of the top 10 frequently used options among our users:

Squarespace, Wix, HTML, Webflow, WordPress, Shopify, Elementor, Google Sites, GoDaddy, iFrame, etc.

What can I do with the PDF Embed widget?

The PDF HTML Preview boasts a wide range of benefits, yet the main functionalities: upload files, integrate an eye-catching display on a website page, and let visitors download content.

Do I need to have coding or programming skills to embed the PDF HTML Preview?

No, you don’t. With a focus on user-friendliness, Elfsight has devised all the widgets to be entirely free from the need for coding. Of course, you can utilize your skills with our CSS and JS editors. However, you can effortlessly create and add your own distinct PDF HTML Preview to the website even if you don’t have any technical background.

Can I use the PDF HTML Preview template for free?

Of course. Using Elfsight gives you the ability to opt for a range of subscription plans: Free, Basic, Pro, Premium, and Enterprise. The Free option doesn’t place limits on you when it comes to feature setup, personalization, and installation. Kicking off with it allows you to experience everything fully! Just remember that there is always room to elevate yourself and unlock even more remarkable benefits.

Where can I add the PDF HTML Preview on my website?

It’s all on you to make a final call! Avoid getting stuck in a maze of uncertainty, and add the widget template wherever you see fit. But we recommend some favored selections from our valued clients: portfolio page, contact page, resource page, event pages, blog posts, and product pages.

How to customize the PDF HTML Preview?

Customization tailored to your brand guidelines brings that distinctive feel to the widget. So, here’s what you can do:

  • Content
    Immerse yourself in shaping the content you wish to share with the website users and how to display it. This could involve the following: add the widget title, upload files, choose file icons, and specify download settings.
  • Layout settings
    Pick from three layout options: File Viewer, Grid, and List. Furthermore, you can also adjust the size of the preview image and establish the width and height of the widget.
  • Custom elements and features
    Nevertheless, there are still numerous things awaiting exploration, such as accent colors, fonts, JS editor, CSS editor, and so much more.

Don’t worry about any hiccups or confusion along the way—our dedicated Customer Support Team is always here to help you, ensuring a smooth journey from start to finish!

Help with PDF HTML Preview Setup and Website Installation

When embarking on the widget template adventure, we have a variety of sources in case you require support, seek direction, or want to exchange your thoughts. Have a look at the following:

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