new Embed stuff in your pages: May 2007
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Tuesday, May 8, 2007

Embed documents from Scribd

The overhauled Scribd (as GigaOM puts it) is something close to YouTube for documents. It's really easy to embed a document in your pages using Scribd.

Take a look at how the following document looks like embedded in a page:

Similar to YouTube, Scribd uses flash as base technology for rendering documents. Here's how the embedded code looks like:
<object width="500" height="200"><param name="allowScriptAccess" value="SameDomain" /><param name="movie" value="" /><embed width="500" height="200" src="" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"></embed> </object>

Getting the code is again as simple as YouTube: