Tag: search

SEO for PDF: Preparing PDF for Search Engines

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Preparing PDF documents for search engines is something that is important to know not only for storing files but also for allowing others to find them and making them contribute positively on any sites that they are found. There is a checklist that has been created through a number of different sources which will give you a robust if not definitive guide on PDF SEO optimization.

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ChemAxon adds PDF Viewer to chemicalize.org

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ChemAxon has announced the addition of a PDF document viewer to chemicalize.org, its open-access chemical structure miner and web search engine. The new PDF viewing features will allow researchers to highlight and display chemicals mentioned in PDFs such as patents and scientific papers, explore their properties and download them as SD files for further study.

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Eltima updates Recover PDF Password for Mac

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Eltima Software has announced the release of version 3.0 of Recover PDF Password for Mac, its software for recovering passwords for PDF documents. Eltima Software has improved the speed of password recovery software and has enhanced the password-search process.

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Thomson Reuters EndNote now supports PDF annotations

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Thomson Reuters has released a major upgrade to Thomson Reuters EndNote for Windows, its bibliographic management and publishing solution. The new EndNote X5 now allows researchers, librarians and students to view and annotate PDFs. In addition to PDF annotations, EndNote X5 includes several new and improved features to help users save valuable time managing their reference collections.

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Searching for PDFs on the web

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Given the sheer amount of content on the web these days, it can be useful to
filter results based on file format. In this PDF article, Dan Shea has a quick
look at a recently released PDF-only search engine, explains how to find PDFs
quickly using Google, and briefly compares the two.

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Cool Tool: PDFSearch .edu sites

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The developers at Filedigg offer a free Google Chrome extension tool. The program enables users to search PDF files and eBooks from .edu university websites.

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New feature allows users to Quick View” PDFs in Google searches”

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As keen-eyed Google users may have noticed, a new ‘Quick View’ link has been added to about half of the PDF links now displaying in Google search results.

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This week in PDF: Monkeybread Software updates Combine PDFs

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This week in PDF has seen an update to a Mac-based tool for splitting and merging PDF documents, while a web-based viewer and a developer kit add PDF support.

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ScanSoft adds documents indexing to Google Desktop Search

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ScanSoft recently announced the OmniPage Search Indexer for Google Desktop Search, and is offering a free beta download of the English-language plug-in that automatically creates text-index information from PDFs, faxes, scanned books and documents.

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Searching PDF files with Adobe Reader

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A major benefit of PDF documents over their hard-copy counterparts is their electronic nature. This makes them both simple to transmit via email or the web and capable of being automatically searched. Bee Documents CEO Adam Behringer explains how to use Adobe Reader 6.0 to search PDF document sets.

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