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We prepared this step by step tutorial with screenshots on how to make a Zap using PDF.co and Google Drive, to convert HTML to PDF in Google Drive folder defined for this task.

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Instructions

Step 1 – Start by clicking on “Make a Zap” at the top-right corner of your Zapier dashboard and name your zap before by clicking [Name your zap] at the upper left corner of the page. (For this tutorial, let’s call it “Anything to PDF”)

Step 2 – Choose or search for “Push by Zapier” from the list of apps.

Step 3 – Select the Trigger Event “New Push” and click continue. (If you haven’t installed the extension yet, follow the link above to install the extension and then click continue).

Step 4 – Once you’re at the Find Data page, click Test trigger, go to a different page to a different page (let’s use the Wikipedia page for cats in this tutorial), click the Zapier extension icon, click [TESTING Anything to PDF], and wait for the green check to shows up to the left of the work [TESTING].

Step 5 – Go back to your zap and click [Test trigger].

Step 6 – Once you receive the success message, go and click  After running a successful test, click [CONTINUE].

Step 7 – For the second app, choose PDF.co and “Anything to PDF Converter” for the action event; then, click [CONTINUE].

Step 8 – Link your PDF.co account (using Your API Key) and click [CONTINUE].

Step 9 – Make sure that the source type says “Link to website” and then for the input, click the input box and select [1. URL].

Step 10 – Do the same for the Name field but choose [1. Title] and click Continue.

Step 11 – Click [TEST & REVIEW] and wait for the results.

Step 12 – Once you get the results, you can check the output PDF by following the Output URL.

Step 13 – If everything’s all good, just click Done Editing and turn on your Zap!

Step-by-step guide:

Step 1 – Start by clicking on “Make a Zap” at the top-right corner of your Zapier dashboard and name your zap before by clicking [Name your zap] at the upper left corner of the page. (For this tutorial, let’s call it “Anything to PDF”)

HTML to PDF Convert

Step 2 – Choose or search for “Push by Zapier” from the list of apps.

HTML to PDF Converting

Step 3 – Select the Trigger Event “New Push” and click continue. (If you haven’t installed the extension yet, follow the link above to install the extension and then click continue).

HTML to PDF Conversion

Step 4 – Once you’re at the Find Data page, click Test trigger, go to a different page to a different page (let’s use the Wikipedia page for cats in this tutorial), click the Zapier extension icon, click [TESTING Anything to PDF], and wait for the green check to shows up to the left of the work [TESTING].

Convert HTML to PDF

Step 5 –Go back to your zap and click [Test trigger].

Convert HTML to PDF Automatically

Step 6 – Once you receive the success message, go and click  After running a successful test, click [CONTINUE].

Convert HTML to PDF Online

Step 7 – For the second app, choose PDF.co and “Anything to PDF Converter” for the action event; then, click [CONTINUE].

Zapier - Action - Convert any Document to PDF

Step 8 – Link your PDF.co account (using Your API Key) and click [CONTINUE].

Convert HTML to PDF Tool

Step 9 – Make sure that the source type says “Link to website” and then for the input, click the input box and select [1. URL].

HTML to PDF Tutorial

Step 10 – Do the same for the Name field but choose [1. Title] and click Continue.

HTML to PDF API

Step 11 – Click [TEST & REVIEW] and wait for the results.

Change HTML to PDF

Step 12 – Once you get the results, you can check the output PDF by following the Output URL.

Convert HTML to PDF with Zapier

Step 13 – If everything’s all good, just click Done Editing and turn on your Zap!

 

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