Author archives: Robert Taylor

Issuu Review

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Issuu is a website that allows you to upload several pdf’s and form a sleek online Flash based book that you can actually flip through.  

Embed PDF in HTML? 1-Minute Solution!

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The best solution I've came across is Yumpu.com, a free embedding solution for PDFs that doesn't have any strings attached- no fees and no ads. Yumpu converts PDF Files into electronic "magazines" which easily can be embeded into your website. That alone was enough to get my attention. It turns out that Yumpu is actually awesome. 1.) Just upload your PDF to[...]

Free Lightweight PDF Reader? Here it is!

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It doesn't matter whether I'm trying to read a PDF file on my phone, my tablet or my clunky old computer in the basement, with Yumpu everything loads before I can say Rumplestilsken. One click and boom, even the biggest of PDF files is quickly and smoothly displayed on my screen. Lightweight PDF Reader Designed by Experts Yumpu.com calls its system "ePaper[...]

Uploading PDF to Facebook for Dummies

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I had found this awesome PDF about fashion trends online the other day, and I tried uploading PDF to Facebook. Sounds simple enough right? I thought so too, that was until I tried sharing the file and it just did not work. Then I found the free service www.Yumpu.com. A friend suggested converting the file to e-paper. After researching I found a lot of ser[...]

Free ISSUU Alternative? Yep, plus tons of features!

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I spent a lot of time looking for alternatives to Issuu. I found that most of the free ones lacked features I wanted, like the ability to embed my publications on my own site. Some of the paid services had a lot of good features, but I wanted to avoid paying if possible. After a long search, I came across a free alternative called Yumpu.com. Looking for a[...]