How to Add Text and Images to PDF in PHP with PDF.co Web API

What is PDF.co Web API? It is the Web API with a set of tools for documents manipulation, data conversion, data extraction, splitting and merging of documents. Includes image recognition, built-in OCR, barcode generation and barcode decoders to decode bar codes from scans, pictures and pdf.

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<?php $curl = curl_init(); curl_setopt_array($curl, array( CURLOPT_URL => 'https://api.pdf.co/v1/pdf/edit/add', CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER => true, CURLOPT_ENCODING => '', CURLOPT_MAXREDIRS => 10, CURLOPT_TIMEOUT => 0, CURLOPT_FOLLOWLOCATION => true, CURLOPT_HTTP_VERSION => CURL_HTTP_VERSION_1_1, CURLOPT_CUSTOMREQUEST => 'POST', CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS =>'{ "async": false, "encrypt": false, "inline": true, "name": "f1040-form-filled", "url": "bytescout-com.s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/files/demo-files/cloud-api/pdf-form/f1040.pdf", "annotationsString": "250;20;0-;PDF form filled with PDF.co API;24+bold+italic+underline+strikeout;Arial;FF0000;www.pdf.co;true", "imagesString": "100;180;0-;bytescout-com.s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/files/demo-files/cloud-api/pdf-edit/logo.png|400;180;0-;bytescout-com.s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/files/demo-files/cloud-api/pdf-edit/logo.png;www.pdf.co;200;200", "fieldsString": "1;topmostSubform[0].Page1[0].f1_02[0];John A. Doe|1;topmostSubform[0].Page1[0].FilingStatus[0].c1_01[1];true|1;topmostSubform[0].Page1[0].YourSocial_ReadOrderControl[0].f1_04[0];123456789" }', CURLOPT_HTTPHEADER => array( 'Content-Type: application/json', 'x-api-key: ' ), )); $response = curl_exec($curl); curl_close($curl); echo $response;

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