Learn how to extract tabular data from PDF documents and put them in an Excel spreadsheet or an HTML webpage.
Adobe PDF is the most popular format for saving documents since the layout and formatting is preseved and PDF documents look the same on any platform. You can even view them online in Google Docs without requiring Adobe Reader.
Try some of the best and most useful bookmarklets for Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari, IE, Opera and other web browsers. These bookmarklets help you do stuff without installing any add-ons.
Docjax is a document search engine that will help you find Word Documents, Excel Spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentations or PDF books without having to learn the complex search syntax of Google.
Meet a free online OCR service that lets you perform Optical Character Recognition without having to install new software. You can convert scanned images and PDF documents into searchable and editable text from the web itself.
OCR software help you convert scanned PDF images to searchable text, Word or HTML. We compare Google’s free online OCR software with commercial utilities like Abbyy FineReader and Adobe Acrobat Professional.
Adobe has discontinued their PDF Ads program blaming the current economy. The program was launched exactly an year ago and allowed content owners, both big and small, to monetize PDF content via contextual text ads that were supplied by Yahoo.
The text and links inside PDF documents are indexed by Google (just like HTML files) and often rank high in search results so PDF files may be a good source of traffic to your website.
If you have bunch of scanned PDF files sitting on your hard drive and no OCR software to convert them into text, here’s what you can do to recognize text from PDF files with Google OCR.
If you like to read PDF documents on a mobile device or some e-book reader that doesn’t support PDF, this Convert PDF to HTML utility from Quick PDF will come handy.
Adobe Presenter 7 is a Microsoft PowerPoint add-in that transforms your boring presentations into interactive Flash movies with audio and video that can be easily shared as regular web pages, PDF documents or you can even distribute them on mobile phones that support Flash Lite Player like Nokia or Windows Mobile devices.
Issuu web based PDF viewer renders slides as images instead of Adobe Flash – this is useful as it will enable people to view your PowerPoint decks on mobile phones or inside web browsers that do not have Flash plugin.
PDF Download includes a new web to PDF conversion feature that enables you to send any web page as email attachment in PDF format. Alternatively, you can save web pages as PDF to your local drive.
Ads for PDF program from Adobe is a good opportunity for bloggers & other content publishers to monetize content via PDF files.
Adobe PDF is most popular file format for books, magazines, help files and technical manuals. If you like to read PDF files on your Kindle (the ebook reader from Amazon), there are three possible hacks.
You could put all those snail mails, brochures, bill, bank statements in your computer by scanning those documents with your Fax machine and storing them onto the hard disk as Adobe PDF Files.
With PDFMeNot, you can view any online PDF file in the browser without having to download that file locally. The service is also handy if you do not have Adobe Reader on the computer â€“ just upload your PDF to PDFMeNot and read it in the browser.
While Scribd and Slideshare also support PDF files, Issuu allows you to upload large PDF files (upto 100 MB) and their inline PDF player looks absolutely amazing. You even get to decide the colors and the PDF player dimensions.
With OpenOffice, you can import PDF files into Draw (PowerPoint), edit the contents of the PDF file and then export the changed file as a hybrid PDF meaning you can later re-edit the generated PDF files back in OpenOffice.
PDF Download Firefox extension has been downloaded more than 5.5 million times and is providing more than half a million free PDF-to-HTML conversions per month. Nitro PDF Software has stepped in to allow the PDF Download service to remain free by providing the necessary bandwidth and hardware.
When you open ad-enabled PDF content in the Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat, you are shown a prompt that lets you turn off text advertisements inside PDF files. with a network connection dialog. T