How To Sign A PDF Contract For Free (2024)

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Last updated on:
December 29, 2023
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You’re probably here because you:

  • Have an online contract;
  • Which is in the PDF format;
  • And you want to electronically sign it;
  • But you don’t know where to start (yet).

In this tutorial, we’ll teach you everything how to sign PDF contracts so by the end of the article you’ll know how to do it properly.

Besides, the method we’re using is 100% free. Let’s check it out!

How to sign a PDF contract online (for free)

  1. Upload your contract in our signer (see the box below);
  2. Click the Signature field from the left side;
  3. Create your eSignature: draw, type, or upload a picture;
  4. Drag & Drop your signature on the PDF contract;
  5. Download your signed document.

The best way to electronically sign a contract in the PDF format is to use an online software, just like ours. Besides, you’re free do design your signature anyhow:

Choose whichever option works best for you. In the end, they’re all great options and you should use the one that’s most efficient for your needs.

How to add signature to a PDF contract

Online tools like SignHouse make it easier for you to create a signature and insert it in a PDF because you don’t have to download any app for it.

Pro Tip: If you’re not sure which eSignature scanner to use, have a look at our list! We’ve compared 10 of the best signature scanners for PDF contracts.

By signing a contract online saves, you’re not only saving your time, but also the nature’s time. Print less and embrace the digital era!

Can you legally sign a contract online?

Yes, you can. With an online signature software, you can create legally binding signatures that work for any type of contract.

At SignHouse, we’re not only working with electronic signatures, but also with contracts. Head to our library of PDF contract templates to find your next doc!

Get the right PDF contract for your needs, create an electronic signature, and put it on the document.

That’s right about everything you have to know on how to sign a PDF contract.

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Ch David is the co-founder of SignHouse. David is here to help the product development team expand the capabilities of ultimate eSignature maker for all your needs. Join David and the SignHouse team in stepping up electronic signatures!