Real3D FlipBook WordPress Plugin

Real3D FlipBook WordPress Plugin

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#1 Selling Flipbook on Envato Market

Real3D Flipbook uses WebGL to create super realistic 3D books, magazines, and brochures that will blow your readers away!

Easy setup

Creating flipbooks is fast and easy, just upload your PDF or images and insert the shortcode into your post or page.

Fully customizable UI

Real3D Flipbook fits perfectly in any theme because you can customize the user interface completely. You can change menu colors, button colors, shape, size, border, shadows and hide buttons you don’t need.

Fully customizable Flipbooks

Create flipbook that fits your content perfectly by customizing anything from page flip speed, page flip sound, papar thickness, camera angle, lights, page shininess, page metalness, zoom levels end much more.

Create flipbooks from PDF or images

You can create 3D book directly from the PDF file. All links inside the pdf will automatically work inside the flipbook. You can also create flipbook from jpg images.

Buildt with latest technologies

Real3D Flipbook uses WebGL to create ultra realistic 3D flipbooks. WebGL (Web Graphics Library) is a JavaScript API for rendering interactive 3D graphics without the use of plug-ins. With WebGL you can have amazing realistic 3D flipbook on your webiste. See the power of WebGL GPU accelerated graphics inside the browser.

CSS3 fallback

CSS3D mode can be used as fallback when WebGL is not available or can be used as default if you perfer simple and clean CSS3D flip.

Optimized for Mobile

Real3D flipbook works well on all platforms – desktop & mobile. The default WebGL mode offers realistic 3D page flip animations with page bending, lights and shadows. This mode is supported on desktop browsers. There is alternative CSS3D mode that uses only CSS3 animations. There is also the Single page mode can be used as default or can be used only on mobile devices.

Unlimited flipbooks

You can create unlimited number of books that can be placed anywhere on your website.

Managing Flipbooks

You can edit, duplicate and delete books from your library. You can also export all books to JSON. Duplicate function allows you to create template flipbooks so you can fast create new flipbooks by duplicating the template.

Shortcode parameters

Shortcode supports number of different parameters for even easier use.

Lightbox (popup) mode

With lightbox mode you can put a text link or an image link anywhere on your site and by clicking on a link the flipbook will be opened in a lightbox. This way you can have multiple books / magazines / brochures on the same page.

Responsive (boxed) mode

Responsive mode creates a flipbook with optional size that can be put anywhere inside a page or post.

Fullscreen mode

With Fullscreen mode the flipbook will cover the entire page, with option to be below the page navigation.

Interactive content inside flipbook

You can add any HTML content to flipbook pages. You can create interactive pages with links, buttons, videos, music players, iframes or anything that is possible with html css and javasctipt. Create video albums, portfolio books with interactive pages, magazines with links, videos and music…

Single page view

Flipbook layout can be changed based on the device type. Besides the standard double page view, there is a single page view that can be used either on mobile devices or both on desktop and mobile. Single page view offers better reading experience on smaller screens but still keeps the 3D flipping effect and shadows.


Right to left flpibook for eastern countries

Deep linking

Link to specific page from the URL, for example open book at page 2

Free Updates

All future updates are free for all buyers.

Video – Installation Tutorial

Check out the video installation tutorial.


Full feature list

  • realistic 3D page turn animation
  • customizable animation speed and transition type
  • book rotation in 3D
  • customizable scene lights
  • responsive design
  • optimized for mobile – look and feel of a native app on mobile with touch swipe, pinch zoom etc
  • works on all major platforms, no Flash Player needed to run
  • smart page loading – only current pages are loaded
  • choose between realistic WebGl mode and interactive CSS3D mode
  • show all pages – thumbnails
  • table of content – customizable
  • advanced zooming support with mouse wheel zoom on desktop, pinch zoom on mobile, scrollbars when zoomed, touch swipe, click and drag
  • real fullscreen support – if fullscreen is not supported by the browser, if fullscreen is supported it will expand the book in browser full screen
  • retina friendly icons – icon font used for menu icons, fully customizable – change color, size, add drop shadow ect.
  • customizable menu – use only icons that you need
  • social share – facebook, twitter, google plus. linkedin
  • 2 skins included, customizable skins through CSS
  • background patterns included
  • right to left mode for eastern countries
  • well documented


To update the plugin just redownload the file, uninstall current version and install new version. Your flipbooks will remain saved.

11.11.2016. v 2.30
-fix - crashing on mobile after flipping number of pages

13.10.2016. v 2.25
- fix - go to specific page
- fix - admin panel - replace / delete page in 
- new - options to customize the UI

8.10.2016 v 2.22
-new - responsive webgl mode - single or double page view depending on screen size
-new - autoplay feature
-new - browser fullscreen when real fullscreen is not supported
-new - current page display
-fix - webgl mode performance optimization
-fix - better resolution of pdf pages
-fix - pdf page loading speed
-new - pdf flipbook - add title to pages (for table of content)
-new - pdf flipbook - add html content to pages
-fix - optimized plugin admin page

 5.7.2016. v2.19
-security update - removed feature "convert PDF to JPG-s" 

update 21.6.2016. v2.18.8
-new - option to add logo
-improved pdf page loading speed
-fix for conflict with caching plugins
-new option transparent background
-pdf links open in new tab
-other small bug fixes

update 18.5.2016. v2.17
 -improved page image quality
 -improved performance
 -new - option transparent background
 -new - book middle shadow - adjustable width and color
 -new - option antialiasing
 -new - each book is now saved as separate options object in wp database
 -new - shortcode - embed book by name
 -new - shortcode - pass pdf url -fixed - option lightbox opening in fullscreen
- updated documentation

update 26.2.2016 version 2.12
-added support for links inside PDF (only for option "PDF file url")
-improved loading speed of PDF pages (only for option "PDF file url")
-html content on pages working in mode "webgl" 
-fix for scrollbars missing in 3d mode
-menu z-index fix
-pdf rendering improvements (only for option "PDF file url")
-fix for single page mode (thumbnails and contents was opening the wrong page on click)
update 28.10.2015. version 2.9
-new - pdf flipbook (flibook from pdf url) - pdf scales with book zoom, pages are sharp at all scales
-fix - html content on pages - click event was not working
-fix - bug that lightbox always starts on page load

update 19.10.2015. version
-fix for admin panel colors bug

update 18.10.2015. version 2.8.1
-change to "view all pages" and "table of content" views

update 8.10.2015. version
-fix for lightbox opening on page load
-fix for deeplinking

update 7.10.2015. version 2.8
-fix for 2 page and 3 page PDF flipbook and JPG flipbook
-fix for PDF files that have double page with single page cover
-fix for deeplinking
-improved performance for 3D and 2D mode for mobile devices
-many other minor bug fixes 

update 15.9.2015. version 2.7
-admin panel - new flipbooks screen, sort, bulk actions, undo
-admin panel - preview flipbook
-admin panel - color picker
-thumbs for pdf flipbook
-bug with thumbs loading at start
fix - print pdf
fix - 'undefined' page title
fix - jQuery.fn.swipe undefined 
fix - html content mouse click
fix - swipe bug - page not reacting to swipe sometimes
fix - shortcode inside widget

update 4.8.2015. version 2.6.6
fix - performance improvement for css3d mode
fix - image quality of jpg pages and pdf pages
fix - 2d mode css bug (fallback for IE9)

update 10.7.2015. version 2.6.5
fix - chrashing of css3d mode on IOS

update 10.7.2015. version 2.6.1
fix - lightbox mode bug 
new - option to hide bottom menu bar
fix - html content css
fix - bug with html content click handler

update 10.7.2015. version 2.6
new - page mode "doubleWithCover"- first and last pages are single pages, other pages are spreads
fix - bugs in css3d mode on mobile
fix - bug on mobile where playing flip sound was crashing the app
fix - bugs with extra pages added at the end of the book
fix - optimized pdf flipbook loading time and performance

update 22.6.2015. version 2.5
new - option to change texture size for webgl mode
new - page shadow for webgl mode
fix - improved page quality and performance in webgl mode by adding anisotropic texture filtering and changing texture site to power of two

update 26.5. version 2.0
new - add html content to pages (in css3d mode)
new - book pan and tilt for css3d mode
new - css3d mode book shadow
fix - fullscreen for safari

update 8.5.2015. version 1.5
New - swipe to turn pages
New - page drag
New - 3d mode rewritten - with smooth CSS transformations and page shadows 
New - single page mode - it can be used always or only on mobile devices
New - optional side navigation arrows
New - buttons for first and last page
Fiexd - webgl mode - book resize in portrait mode
Fiexd - webgl mode - book rotation disabled, click & drag now used to drag page
Fiexd - book size does not depend on the pages resolution anymore, zoom value of 1 makes the book fit the container

update 21..42015. 1.4.10
Fixed - multiple books in pdf mode
Fixed - page display in webgl view mode
New - option to close table of content when page is selected
New - option to set minimum android version that will use WebGl view mode
New - WebGl view mode - point light, ambient light and directional light options

update 19.4.2015. 1.4.9
Fixed - centering of the book for webgl mode
Fixed - RTL for webgl mode

update 12.4.2015. 1.4.8
Fixed - bugs with zoom caused by recent updates
Fixed - light intensity in WebGl mode
Fixed - page resolution for pdf pages
Fixed - bug if folder on the server contains string "flipbook" 
Fixed - scrollbars on table of content and thumbnails

update 1.2.2015.
New - option to use default browser viewer on mobile devices
New - option to force download pdf file instead of opening in default browser

update 22.1.2015. - version 1.4.4
Fixed - bug with zoom in Safari and other browsers that do not support WebGl
Fiexd - current page display
Fixed - table of content not closing when clicking close button

update 8.1.2015. - version 1.4.3
Fixed - thumbnails load on demand
New - print pages

update 10.12.2014. - version 1.4.2
Fixed - bug caused by the last update 1.4.1 - flipbook was not loading

update 9.12.2014. - version 1.4.1
Fixed - flipbook scroll when zoomed for ios8 - page will not flip if the book was moved

update 1.12.2014. - version 1.4
Fixed - load previous and next pages on flip complete
Fixed - add pages from multi pdfs - page numbers were wrong
Fixed - z-index of flipbook set to be always above the menu
New - viewMode 3d and 2d - first and last page are in the middle, and animating like in webgl view
New - default zoom levels changed 

update 17.11.2014. - version 1.3.7
Fixed - page order when adding pages from PDF
New - PDF page quality option - choose quality of generated jpg images to optimize the size for faster loading
New - PDF page background color option - choose background color of your PDF pages when they are rendered as transparent

update 5.11.2014. - version 1.3.6
Fixed - touch event error on laptops with touchscreen
New - generate pages from PDF in the admin panel
New - import pages from multiple PDF-s
New - combine pages from PDF and jpg pages 
New - rearrange / remove pages for PDF flipbook
New - edit table of content for PDF flipbook
New - thumbnails for PDF flipbook
Fixed - much faster loading times for PDF flipbook
Fidex - bugs with PDF rendering in some browsers

update 30.9.2014
Fixed - deeplinking bug in CSS3D mode
Fixed - menu resizing for small screens

update 14.9.2014
Fixed - bugs in PDF mode - some fonts were not displayded correctly

Standard jQuery Version :

Real 3D FlipBook - responsive jQuery plugin - CodeCanyon Item for Sale

Magazine templates used in the preview

Magazine Template – InDesign 40 Page Layout V7
Stylish InDesign Magazine template
Brochure template