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wkhtmltopdf vs ConvertAPI: What are the differences?

wkhtmltopdf: Convert HTML to PDF using Webkit (QtWebKit). wkhtmltopdf and wkhtmltoimage are command line tools to render HTML into PDF and various image formats using the QT Webkit rendering engine. These run entirely "headless" and do not require a display or display service; ConvertAPI: Online Files Conversion Service for Any Platform or Application. It is a high-performance online file conversion and manipulation service for developers. It can be integrated into any application or platform in just a few minutes, scales up to handle any amount of traffic, uses little resources and supports 200+ conversion actions.

wkhtmltopdf and ConvertAPI belong to "File Conversion" category of the tech stack.

wkhtmltopdf is an open source tool with 9.75K GitHub stars and 1.34K GitHub forks. Here's a link to wkhtmltopdf's open source repository on GitHub.

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What is ConvertAPI?

It is a high-performance online file conversion and manipulation service for developers. It can be integrated into any application or platform in just a few minutes, scales up to handle any amount of traffic, uses little resources and supports 200+ conversion actions.

What is wkhtmltopdf?

wkhtmltopdf and wkhtmltoimage are command line tools to render HTML into PDF and various image formats using the QT Webkit rendering engine. These run entirely "headless" and do not require a display or display service.

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