Documentation

Usage

 

The PdfBroker api is a REST api that generates pdf documents from familiar web standards like XSL-FO and HTML. If you don't know the XSL-FO format, you should visit https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XSL_Formatting_Objects to read more about it. Compared to HTML the XSL-FO format is intended to be transformed into pdf documents being aware of page size and other formatting regarding printable documents.

Who should use PdfBroker.io?

Are you developing software, websites or e-commerce systems that sometimes needs to produce output in pdf format? Then you've come to the right place. While the XSL-FO format, or HTML for that matter, is not intended the produce the vivid layouts of printed magazine pages, it is perfect for more data driven documents like order confirmations, invoices, certificates, diplomas, tickets or technical manuals. Sounds good? Alright, lets get started.