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Elfsight PDF Embed

Embed PDF docs with ease for seamless viewing

By Elfsight (elfsight)


Elfsight PDF Embed is a simple extra to let you embed a PDF file on your website. You can place any amount of PDFs on your site in a couple of clicks. Select to show the files in full view right on your site or to open them in a new tab, download option is always available. Our widget has several stylish variants of a PDF icon, colorable interface elements, text font size settings, and editable widget header. Publish your certificates, documents, guides, and more in a few seconds!


  • Simpler and faster PDF embedding without coding
  • Better customer knowledge about your products
  • Higher visitor engagement on your site


PDF Embed extra by Elfsight is extremely easy to set up and it doesn’t require coding skills. Yet it’s reach in one-click features, which will help in your business needs.

  • Embed PDF files for viewing and downloading
  • Add unlimited files
  • Duplicate, clone, delete, and reorder your files
  • Embed by uploading, by URL, or by choosing the file from the recently uploaded
  • Edit the widget title
  • Set font size of the widget title
  • Option to enter the file name for displaying
  • Three layouts included:File Viewer, Grid, and List
  • File Viewer layout to view files on the page
  • Scroll, pagination, and zoom supported in File Viewer layout
  • Option to show or Download file label
  • Option to edit Download label
  • Grid and List layouts to show file icons and names
  • Switchable file icon
  • Option to paint file icon
  • Set the widget width in pixels or percentage
  • Six paintable elements of the interface
  • Option to select font size for widget title, file name, and Download label
  • PDF Embed Extra is provided by Elfsight Apps
  • Elfsight Apps is a cloud-based service, which offers apps extending and diversifying your website functionality (for example, Instagram Feed, YouTube Gallery, Social Icons and others).
  • This Extra acts as a bridge between your website and Elfsight Apps Service, connecting them together. It takes the widget, which you have created at Elfsight Apps, and displays it on your website.
  • If you don’t have an Elfsight Apps account yet, you can set it up at any time. It is totally free and will take you about a minute.

Installation in 1-2-3

This extra is unbelievably easy to install. After downloading the extra zip, you need to install it on your website, create and configure a widget, and copy-paste its code into any page or your website template.

Free installation service

Our Support Team is here to answer your questions and help to add the extra to your website. Get in touch with us at apps@elfsight.com, and we’ll be glad to help you!



New in Elfsight PDF Embed 1.0.0




May 23, 2019
Supported Versions
2.3 – 2.7

Previous Versions


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