Adobe has updated Share, their service for document sharing and management, so that users can now convert uploaded documents into PDF and they also have exposed this functionality in the Share API. This is a useful enhancement that should broaden the utility of the service (we previously looked at the Adobe Share API in our coverage of 10 Online Storage APIs).
A good way to learn about the Share API is to first sign up to use the online service: Go to the SHARE login page to either login or setup an account. Upload a file and hit the “Convert to PDF” button. According to the document Adobe Document Center:Supported file formats for shared files, you can upload the following document types:
To get started with the API, take the following steps:
Note the upcoming name change for the service: “In the future, the ‘Share API’ will be named the ‘Document Services API.’”