Add new content to existing PDF documents with PHP


Add new content to existing PDF documents with PHP

Add new content to existing PDF documents

The SetaPDF-Stamper component is a PHP library facilitating PHP developers to add new content to existing PDF documents in a fast, easy, and reliable way.

With the SetaPDF-Stamper component it is possible to build PHP applications which will:

After all a perfect solution for on-the-fly personalization of PDF documents with pure PHP!

In Action [See all demos]


Shows how to add a watermark to an existing PDF document while encrypting the resulting document.

Stamp Image or PDF page

Stamp with an image or PDF page.

More demos are available here.

Key Features

The PHP component comes with all features of the SetaPDF-Core component, including support for encrypted PDF files if rights are granted or an owner password is known.

  • Stamp types available for: Text, Image (PNG, JPG, JPG2000), a PDF page or an XObject
  • Flexible stamp positioning (e.g. top left, bottom right, etc.)
  • Rotation of all stamp types
  • Individual opacity per stamp
  • Links or individual actions per stamp
  • Different visibility for print or screen

Examples of Usage

  • E-book Shops
    Create a social DRM: Use the SetaPDF-Stamper for on-the-fly personalization of PDF e-books to stem unauthorized redistribution.
  • Sales Partner Material
    Develop PHP applications for providing personalized material for sales partners.
  • Affiliate Marketing
    Release stamped PDF documents to affiliate partners with prepared affiliate links. 

...and many more



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