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Offline Gebre Menfes Kidus

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How Do I Make A PDF File Available Online?
« on: January 29, 2014, 12:53:16 AM »
I uploaded a PDF file through Google docs and posted it on Facebook. But apparently some people are not able to view it. Can anyone tell me the best way to make a PDF file available online?

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Re: How Do I Make A PDF File Available Online?
« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2014, 01:21:32 AM »
You mean without google docs? I have used http://www.scribd.com/ before and it worked very well, even showed in google searches at the top right away I believe.

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Re: How Do I Make A PDF File Available Online?
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2014, 01:31:16 AM »
You mean without google docs? I have used http://www.scribd.com/ before and it worked very well, even showed in google searches at the top right away I believe.

Cool. Thanks!


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Re: How Do I Make A PDF File Available Online?
« Reply #3 on: March 02, 2014, 01:09:42 AM »
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I've uploaded my file with Google Docs and Scribd, but apparently you need an account to view them. How can I make a file available for online viewing without somebody needing an account to read it?


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Re: How Do I Make A PDF File Available Online?
« Reply #4 on: March 02, 2014, 10:12:43 AM »
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I've uploaded my file with Google Docs and Scribd, but apparently you need an account to view them. How can I make a file available for online viewing without somebody needing an account to read it?


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My advice is, and I know you probally do not want to hear this, is to sign up for box ( http://www.box.com ), where you do not need an account to view. For example, here is a .pdf I have of the Prokeimena
https://app.box.com/s/m53h01v9j8n3bftt1n38

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Re: How Do I Make A PDF File Available Online?
« Reply #5 on: March 02, 2014, 10:38:25 AM »
Alternatively, you can sign up for a Wordpress blog. Even if you never blog (although it's a good way to save drafts for easy retrieval), you still get 3GB of storage for media files.
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Re: How Do I Make A PDF File Available Online?
« Reply #6 on: March 02, 2014, 11:57:07 AM »
I think you have to purchase the software for that option. (For example, purchase Adobe Acrobat and access the upload option) ...

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