Based on purchases fulfilled online at PDF Store, the annual tabulation of the Top 25 Selling products 2004 is complete. The list highlights consistent long standing vendors — PDFlib, Quite Software, Zeon, Rennie Glen Software, AdLib, and Iceni, however we also notice newcomer developer Glyph & Cog with 2 entrants — XpdfViewer and XpdfPrint.
The 2003 list featured ARTS PDF Stamper and ARTS PDF Split & Merge in the top 2 positions respectively, however mid 2004, ARTS PDF developed ARTS PDF Aerialist which not only incorporates the functionality of existing products Stamper and Split & Merge, but also ARTS PDF Linker, and ARTS PDF Tools. A merging success that catapulted ARTS PDF Aerialist into the 2004 number one position.
- ARTS PDF Aerialist (ARTS PDF) – Windows & Macintosh
The ultimate plug-in for Adobe Acrobat, ARTS PDF Aerialist takes Acrobat to the next level with its advanced tools for splitting, merging, stamping, bookmarking, hyperlinks and process automation.
- PDFlib (PDFlib GmbH) – Windows, Macintosh, Unix
A widely used programming library which allows the programmer to generate PDF and integrate this ability into any application or server environment. PDFlib is available for all major operating environments and development environments.
- ARTS PDF Split & Merge (ARTS PDF) – Windows & Macintosh
The easiest way to split and merge PDFs. Split one or more PDF files based on page groups, page ranges, bookmarks and page marks. Quickly sort and then combine a collection of PDF documents using the merging functionality.
- XpdfViewer (Glyph & Cog) – Windows
The XpdfViewer ActiveX control (OCX) provides a PDF file viewer component, enabling developers using Visual Basic, Delphi, IE, etc. to add PDF viewing capability to their applications. It provides the developer with full control over the PDF viewer.
- PDF Snake (Rennie Glen Software) – Windows
This complete imposing solution can impose (n-up), stamp watermarks, make booklets, split pages, and add bates numbers.
- ARTS PDF Stamper (ARTS PDF) – Windows & Macintosh
Add sets of stamps to large PDF document collections. Insert text, dynamic text, bates numbering, watermarks, headers and footers to your PDFs with advanced control.
- ARTS Split Pro (ARTS PDF) – Windows
An industrial strength, stand-alone tool for splitting PDF files featuring a set of tools that allow users to perform intelligent splitting based on page content and watched folders. It’s engine has the power to process more than 2000 pages per minute.
- Quite Imposing (Quite Software) – Windows & Macintosh
A plug-in for Acrobat to perform imposition. Features include n-up pages, booklet making, adding page numbers.
- ARTS PDF Crackerjack (ARTS PDF) – Windows & Macintosh
ARTS PDF Crackerjack’s advanced prepress functionality includes tools to convert RGB and CMYK to spot color, perform impositions, verify Enfocus Certified PDFs, print accurate color separations, and preview and control one’s output.
- DocuCom PDF Driver (Zeon Corporation) – Windows
A stable and powerful PDF creator for PDF users, it allows you to print from any Windows Application.
- PitStop Professional (Enfocus Software) – Windows & Macintosh
- ARTS PDF Search (ARTS PDF) – Windows
- ARTS PDF Print Suite (ARTS PDF) – Windows & Macintosh
- XpdfPrint (Glyph & Cog) – Windows
- Amyuni PDF converter (Amyuni Consultants) – Windows
- ARTS PDF Bookmarker (ARTS PDF) – Windows & Macintosh
- ARTS PDF Variform (ARTS PDF) – Windows
- AdLib eXpress (AdLib eDocument Solutions) – Windows
- IntelliPDF Bates (IntelliPDF, Inc.) – Windows
- PDF Multi Print (Acrobotics, Inc.) – Windows
- Quite A Box of Tricks (Quite Software) – Windows & Macintosh
- ARTS PDF ImageWorks (ARTS PDF) – Windows & Macintosh
- Chameleon CMYK PDF Creator (Grafikhuset) – Windows
- Gemini (Iceni Technology) – Windows & Macintosh
- activePDF Toolkit – (activePDF) – Windows