Embedding DocumentCloud in Posts

Embedding DocumentCloud interactives into posts is simple using a button in the visual editor.

To start, upload your document and add any sections, notes and descriptions, and then publish the document. When open, highlight and copy the document URL:

Next, create a new post. Select the DocumentCloud button in the ribbon above the visual editor:

Paste the URL in the pop-up window. Notice the option to have the document render in a normal or wide view. A wide post eliminates the right rail, showing the document across the entire page at 940px. You also have the option to check a button to add a sidebar if you want to display your notes and sections. The popup looks like this:

After you click insert, a short code with the DocumentCloud URL will appear in the editor:

Add any categories or post text, as needed, and save a draft or publish. You’re done!

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