The easiest way to display a PDF file on your website: The PDF is loaded through Google docs and then displayed in an iframe, on your own site.

[embedpdf width=”600px” height=”500px”]http://infolab.stanford.edu/pub/papers/google.pdf[/embedpdf]

How to get the Shortcode:

1.) Get the Joomla Shortcode Pack from the Extension Web Store
2.) Using the Joomla! extension Manager, install and activate plg_shortcodes.zip system shortcode plugin
3.) Install and activate the shortcode_embedpdf.zip plugin
4.) Add the text above to any article to trigger the shortcode. Modify to your liking.

Credits: catswhocode, wprecipes

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