Pdfcrowd Blog

Product updates, tips & tricks

Version 1.10.0

  • New "Change on Mouse Over" option - highlights the button when the mouse pointer is hovering over it.
  • Fixed the issue with an external link pointing to the plugin settings tab.

Version 1.9.1

  • Fixed the issue with missing assets.

Version 1.9.0

  • New "Conversion in Progress Indicator" option - a customizable visual indicator is shown when the conversion is in progress.
  • Fixed the issue with the button appearence in MS Edge.

Version 1.8.1

  • Improved the converted page URL detection.

Version 1.8.0

  • Improved handling of lazy loaded images.
  • Fixed the issue with the converted page URL when certain third party WP plugins are used.

Version 1.7.0

  • Added a new value "Open PDF in a new browser tab" to the "Button Click Action" option.

Version 1.6.0

  • Added support for parameters in the page URL.
  • Added support for a missing protocol in links.
  • Added function pdfcrowd_save_as_pdf($options) for direct Pdfcrowd API access.

Version 1.5.0

  • Added HTML template rendering with custom JSON, XML, YAML and CSV data.

Version 1.4.1

  • Added a button to reset plugin settings to default values.
  • Fixed demo license usage.

The API Playground is an online interactive tool for exploring the Pdfcrowd API. It is an ideal place where to start if you are getting started with the API or if you need to fine tune or troubleshoot your existing API integration.

The Playground enables you to perform the change-run-preview cycle entirely in the browser without the need to update, deploy and run your actual code. The Playground autogenerates the integration code that you can simply copy paste it to your application.

Learn more in our screencast:

Interactively explore the Pdfcrowd API with our API playground.

  • Run conversions with your own data and instantly view the result in the browser (PDF and image).
  • Fine tune your conversion settings.
  • Troubleshoot conversion issues (convenient debug log).
  • Automatic source code generation, copy&paste the generated code to your application.
  • Support for all Pdfcrowd API methods.
  • Demo mode, no credits are consumed.