Import ODF content into WordPress

The Open Document Format (ODF) is an open and non-proprietary alternative to the OpenXML standard of Microsoft for Office documents. ODF is (slowly) gaining popularity. Nowadays it is used by enough people and organizations so that while installing recent…

Paste a word document into a wordpress post

There a couple of ways to copy and paste a Word document into a Wordpress post. You can take your Word Document, select all the content and paste it into a Wordpress post. This method will take all the text but will not keep any format you may…

Pixel Perfect from Word to Wordpress

We know Office has a Wordpress integration from Word. But what we have tested so far, is that the integration is not pixel perfect. Your documents can loose some formatting once imported. In this image, you can see a test we have done with a Word document…

What´s ODF, ODT, ODP and ODS?

Quite simple, but we want to be sure everyone understands the new standards. ODF = Open Document Format. This is the new Office. ODT = Open Document TEXT. This is the new Docx, Doc. ODP = Open Document PRESENTATION. This is the new PPT, PPTx. ODS = Open…

How to integrate a database with office

One of the biggest dilemmas we have while working with office documents is how to update the information you normally use. For example: our sales numbers, number of employees, number of clients, latest specifications or latest legal…

How to be more productive with office

Probably you spend around 8 hours a day at your workstation using applications like word, excel, power point. Probably like most of us, you spend hours and hours getting simple things done. Like reviewing a text, verifying that someone has the…

Create ODT files with PHP

With Docxpresso you can create ODT files (ODT is like a Word document but using Open Standards) with PHP. Docxpresso allows you to insert any element you may need in your document (text, pictures, lists, tables, charts) and generate a pure ODT (Open Document Text) file on…

Convert ODT to PDF with PHP

Sometimes you need to convert ODT files to PDF files in order to share them with the your clients or partners. Just because the files are ODT does not mean that your file will be open as you have design it. Fonts can cause incompatibility problems, integrated data can also…