How to create and use a PDF search tool

How to create and use a PDF search tool

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Using expertrec, you can create a PDF search tool that indexes content inside your website’s PDFs and shows in your website’s/ blogs search results. This functionality might be useful for websites that have a lot of PDF content and want to help their site users search for PDF content before downloading them.

PDF search tool

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Steps to create a PDF search tool-

  1. Go to
  2. Enter your website URL-
  3. Wait for the crawl to complete-
  4. Copy-paste the code to your website-
  5. In your control panel enable PDF search –  Go to crawl ->what to crawl-> filter-> File types->Toggle PDF search to yes-> save changes. PDF search tool
  6. Do a hard reload or refresh of your browser to see the changes reflected.
  7. That’s it! you have created your PDF search tool. Go to your demo link and check out how it performs. Here is a sample PDF search engine at work on one of our customer’s websites.
  8. Here is a sample of the PDF search engine at work. Here is a snapshot of the PDF search engine created using expertrec, How to create and use a PDF search tool
  9. Now let’s see if we search for medicare reimbursements in the search, this document comes in the search results or not.pdf search tool


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