PDF Embed Block – Embed PDF file on your web page


Embedding a PDF through the Gutenberg block editor was not an easy task. Using this plugin you can easily embed your PDF files in the block editor which works in all browsers. This plugin is built on the Adobe PDF Viewer API.



  • Fully Customizable: All the options you need to arrange the showcase to your liking are available here.

How to use

  • First, install the PDF Embed Block plugin
  • Add the PDF Embed Block from the block category called “Widgets” in the Gutenberg editor.
  • You can change block settings from the right-side settings sidebar.
  • Enjoy!

  • For installation help click on Installation Tab


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  • Settings
  • PDF Embed (Sized Container)
  • PDF Embed (In-Line)


This plugin provides 1 block.

  • PDF Embed Display PDF files easily in your pages and posts


From Gutenberg Editor:

  1. Go to the WordPress Block/Gutenberg Editor
  2. Search For PDF Embed
  3. Click on the PDF Embed to add the block

Download & Upload:

  1. Download the PDF Embed Block plugin (.zip file)
  2. In your admin area, go to the Plugins menu and click on Add New
  3. Click on Upload Plugin and choose the pdf-embed-block.zip file and click on Install Now
  4. Activate the plugin and Enjoy!


  1. Download and upload the PDF Embed Block plugin to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress


Is PDF Embed Block free?

Yes, PDF Embed Block is a free Gutenberg block plugin.

Does it work with any WordPress theme?

Yes, it will work with any standard WordPress theme.

Can I change block settings?

Yes, you can change block settings from the Gutenberg block editor’s right sidebar.

How many times can I reuse a block?

You can use unlimited times as you want.

Where can I get support?

You can post your questions on the support forum here


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Contributors & Developers

“PDF Embed Block – Embed PDF file on your web page” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Fix issue


  • API key settings


  • Initial Release