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WP PDF Download Question.

Discussion in 'Blogging' started by James2, Jul 29, 2013.

  1. James2

    James2 Senior Member

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    Hi guys,

    I want to offer a PDF brochure from a WP website. Is there a way to offer the PDF to download directly from the site without going via Mediafire etc?

    Much obliged for your help,

    James :)
     
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  2. NitroCan

    NitroCan Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    Yes, you can upload at on your servers ftp.
     
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  3. Goal Line Technology

    Goal Line Technology Senior Member

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    Yes, but also I assume you got their email address first, and sent them the link to the download in the confirmation email? first?
     
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  4. James2

    James2 Senior Member

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    I would like to capture their emails then give them the PDF if possible. is there a plugin for this? Have looked, but not found much.
     
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    monkid Power Member

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    I guess you are familiar with contact form 7. Use that form to capture emails and set up autorespond that giving them link to download that PDF brochure.Here is simple setup tutorial:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DkVIZKCv3vc
     
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  7. James2

    James2 Senior Member

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    Suppose i did not want to capture any data and I wanted to offer a free download on my site. is there a plugin for that?

    Cheers,

    James :)
     
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    You can use easy digital downloads, then cloak the link with pretty link to obscure the real download link for security, let me know if you need help James2, I'm always ready to help a friend.
     
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  10. James2

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    Great info lads. Can't beat BHW :)