Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to upload PDF files using the free PDF Embedder plugin in WordPress:
- Install the PDF Embedder plugin by navigating to the “Plugins” page in your WordPress dashboard, searching for “PDF Embedder,” and clicking “Install Now.”
- Activate the plugin once it’s installed and you’ll see a new option under the “Media” menu called “PDF Embedder.”
- Click on “PDF Embedder” and you’ll be taken to a page where you can upload your PDF file. Click on the “Upload PDF File” button and select the PDF file you want to upload from your computer.
- Once the PDF file is uploaded, you’ll see a preview of the PDF on the right-hand side of the screen. You can customize the settings for the PDF, including the size and layout, by using the options on the left-hand side of the screen.
- After customizing your settings, click on the “Insert into Post” button to add the PDF to your post or page. You can also copy the shortcode and paste it into the post editor wherever you want the PDF to appear.
- Save or publish your post or page, and the PDF will be embedded in the content.
That’s it! Your PDF file is now embedded in your post or page using the PDF Embedder plugin.
Here are a few additional tips to keep in mind:
- Make sure your PDF file is optimized for web use to ensure it loads quickly.
- Test the PDF on different devices and browsers to ensure it’s displayed correctly.
- You can also use the PDF Embedder plugin to add other features to your PDFs, such as page navigation and zooming.