PDF.co vs PDF Monkey

PDF.co is an on-demand web API for easy data extraction, form filling, document conversion, document parsing, pdf manipulation, barcode reading/generation, and much more with over 300 integrations.

PDF Monkey automates PDF generation, provides a dashboard to manage templates, and provides a simple API to generate documents.

PDF.co vs PDF Monkey: Features

PDF Monkey Features

A Powerful Dashboard

  • Create and manage templates in your Dashboard. No need to be a developer!

Real PDF Preview

  • Preview your templates in the Dashboard. What you see is what you get!

Easy Charts Rendering

  • Want to insert beautiful charts? Sure thing! You can use any chart library or service

External Tools

  • Want to use Bootstrap, Google fonts, QR Code generators? Just do it!

PDF.co Features

PDF Extractor

  • PDF to CSV
  • PDF to XLS/XLSX
  • PDF to TXT
  • PDF to HTML
  • PDF to JSON
  • PDF to XML
  • PDF to JPG/JPEG
  • Document Parser

Edit/Fill PDF

  • Add text or image to PDF
  • Fill PDF Forms
  • Create Fillable PDF Forms

Barcode Tools

  • Generate/Read all 1D or 2D barcode types
  • Can scan a barcode from images, PDF Files, and even from a link

PDF Tools

  • Split/Merge PDF
  • Add/Remove Security
  • Search/Replace Text in PDF
  • Compress PDF
  • Translate PDF
  • Make PDF Searchable

PDF Generation

  • HTML to PDF
  • HTML Template to PDF
  • URL to PDF
  • Images to PDF
  • Documents to PDF
  • Email to PDF
  • Excel to PDF

Other Features

  • Built-in OCR (Optical Character Recognition)
  • Remove Sensitive Data

PDF.co vs PDF Monkey: Outputs

Here are some sample outputs using the two platforms:

Screenshot of PDF Monkey Output using a default Template
Screenshot of PDF Monkey Output using a default Template
Screenshot of PDF.co Output using HTML to PDF
Screenshot of PDF.co Output using HTML to PDF

PDF.co vs PDF Monkey: Integrations

PDF.co Integrations

  • Zapier, Integromat, Bubble, and API for programmers
  • SharePoint, Office 365, Box, Egnyte, Dropbox, SignNow plus ready to use 300+ integrations
  • Salesforce, Dynamics 365, Zoho, and other CRM systems
  • RPA UiPath, BluePrism, Automation Anywhere
  • RapidAPI

PDF Monkey Integrations

  • Zapier
  • Integromat
  • InvoiceBerry (via Zapier)
  • Pabbly Connect