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Traditional Proofreading in PDF

Part one of two in John Clifford’s ‘PDF and Soft Proofing’ series. Acrobat 6’s enhanced feature set allows for traditional proofreading marks to be used in ‘soft’ PDF proofs. John Clifford explains how to make the best use of Acrobat to save paper without alienating your proofreaders.

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Editing Text in a PDF

Do you need to make minor textual updates to a PDF file? If you don’t have the time or inclination to go back to the source file and regenerate the PDF from scratch, Author Donna Baker offers an alternative: text editing from within Acrobat.

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Welcome to the new Planet PDF!

We’re very pleased to launch our all-new Web site. The beta version performed well over the past week and we thank everyone for their feedback. We’ll be making use of it soon to improve the site further.

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CEO recovering from brain tumor diagnosis, treatment

Karl, Planet PDF CEO and founder, was recently diagnosed with a low-grade brain tumor.

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FlashPaper vs PDF

With Macromedia’s acquisition of RoboHelp — and its PDF creation engine, RoboPDF — now behind us, Contributing Editor Dave Wraight takes a look at how Macromedia’s first FlashPaper offering stacks up against PDF.

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FlashPaper vs PDF, Part 2

With Macromedia’s acquisition of RoboHelp — and its PDF creation engine, RoboPDF — now behind us, Contributing Editor Dave Wraight takes a look at how Macromedia’s first FlashPaper offering stacks up against PDF. Part 2 focuses on the relative portability, availability and longetivity of the two formats, while touching upon the handling of fonts and graphics.

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FlashPaper vs PDF, Part 3

ith Macromedia’s acquisition of RoboHelp — and its PDF creation engine, RoboPDF — now behind us, Contributing Editor Dave Wraight takes a look at how Macromedia’s first FlashPaper offering stacks up against PDF. Part 3 covers navigation, content extraction and email.

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FlashPaper vs PDF, Part 4

With Macromedia’s acquisition of RoboHelp — and its PDF creation engine, RoboPDF — now behind us, Contributing Editor Dave Wraight takes a look at how Macromedia’s first FlashPaper offering stacks up against PDF. Part 4 includes a comparative feature matrix and an overall summary for the article.

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FlashPaper vs PDF

With Macromedia’s acquisition of RoboHelp — and its PDF creation engine, RoboPDF — now behind us, Contributing Editor Dave Wraight takes a look at how Macromedia’s first FlashPaper offering stacks up against PDF.

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OPINION: Electronic books: The final analysis

In this somewhat tongue-in-cheek opinion piece, Planet PDF founder Karl De Abrew offers his take on the value and future of electronic books.

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