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Embed PDF

Adds pseudo oembed support for PDF documents

Average Rating
4.3 out of 5 stars
does what it says
By , for WP 4.2.2

simple and effective would be nice to have a button to add a pdf and an option to print the pdf

Not Working
By , for WP 4.1.1

I will rate this as 3 Stars coz its not working on intranet. or did I miss something? Has anyone here used this on Intranet? Please share how you do it.

Anyways, thanks for the free plugin.

Simple!
By , for WP 4.1

Works great!

Easy to Use - Functional
By , for WP 4.0.1

About the easiest plugin to use - fit my needs perfectly. Now I don't have to worry about converting an PDF document into HTML.

Working in 4.0
By , for WP 4.0

Thanks!

simple and effective
By ,

Good Plugin!. Thank you.

Works, sort-of
By , for WP 3.9.2

It seemed to work okay for the most part. However, the right side extended into and was overlapped by the sidebar contents. I tried wrapping the shortcode with an HTML <div> and adding a right margin. But, that didn't help at all.

The author attempted to address the issue by suggesting a problem with in the theme. But, that's not it. However, it could be incompatibility between the theme and this plugin. If so, the problem will likely occur with other themes. The author also inquired about tweaking attributes of the plugin's shortcode, which I had not. If interested, you can read the details in the comments for this review.

At first, I thought this plugin creates its own implementation of the "[embed]" shortcode. But, instead, according to the author, the plugin manipulates the functionality of the "[embed]" shortcode built into WordPress (the Core). I voiced a warning to the author about how doing this can turn South (go bad) in a hurry as future updates to WordPress Core functionality compounds. The bad part is that if the plugin breaks due to this, it would likely affect any site-wide content using the "[embed]" shortcode and not just implementations of this plugin.

Broken.... so sad
By ,

Downloaded the latest version with high hopes....

Does not work in I.E. or FireFox but performs flawless in Chrome...

So very said....

Simple and Works
By , for WP 3.9

Add the pdf url link and that's it the pdf displays

Intuitive and EASY to use!
By , for WP 3.6.1

Non coder/programmer here.

I am just learning to put all these things together, to get the results that I need. This did the job perfectly and gave me both excellent and exactly the results that I was hoping for.

Thanks for a job well done!

Tony

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