How to Add Text and Images with Links to a PDF using Zapier

In this tutorial, you will learn how to add text, and images with links to PDF documents using our Web API and Zapier integration.

Zapier Setup

  • Let’s start by logging into your Zapier account and creating a Zap.
  • Under “Do this …” Choose App & Event search and select from the list of apps.
  • Under Choose Action Event select the PDF Filler option to add text, images, and links to a PDF document.
  • Proceed and select or connect your account to Zapier by adding your API Key. You can obtain the API Key in your dashboard.

Adding the Text & Images

  • Under Customize Pdf Filler set the Direct link to the source PDF and the data to be added, pay particular attention to the syntax, and everything will work correctly.
  • You should input the values you need to for text & images following the guide on this page for text & this page for images.
Adding text & image data
Adding text & image data

To find X and Y coordinates where you should add text, links, or images, just use our PDF Add Edit Helper.

Wrapping Up

  • Now, let’s test the action to see the result.
  • If the test was successful you should be returned a temporary URL, copy the URL and paste it into your browser to view the output.