Create Searchable PDF Documents [Tutorial]

Scanned PDFs are often expressed as images inside the PDF document. Each scanned page is represented by one image on one PDF page. Usually, that’s all some people need from a scan. However, there are certain things that get lost in this way of scanning things.

All and foremost, the search-ability is lost. Luckily, it can easily be restored with a simple trick! Read more to find out how you can make PDF scans searchable again.

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What Is PDF Fast Web View?

PDF is a versatile and popular format that is used in all kinds of areas. It’s very popular on the internet as well, especially to share forms, articles, and other information. But there’s another way to share PDFs online next to offering them as a download.

Many pages use PDF directly to display certain information. Flyers, restaurant menus, retail catalogs, newsletters, and realty pamphlets are only a few examples. But why should you use PDFs for that? And how can you make the loading times and general user experience more pleasant? Read more to find out.

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How To Convert From EPUB to PDF [Tutorial]

If you are an avid ebook reader, you surely know about the popular EPUB format. It’s used to read electronic books on designated devices or even apps and browser add-ons that allow you to read ebooks on your computer, laptop, or phone. However, sometimes, the PDF format is much more versatile.

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Luckily, turning your EPUB into PDF is very easy. All you need for this is this free EPUB to PDF converter. Read more to find out how to convert from EPUB to PDF online.

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NEW & IMPROVED PDF Compression

Constant investigation and improvement are some of the things PDF2Go strives for. While we offer a highly advanced and powerful PDF conversion and editing service, we are constantly looking for ways to improve even further. Our latest “project” has been the compress PDF feature.

Read more to find out how compressing PDF documents and thus reducing their file size has been improved.

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How To Disable Ad-Block Extensions [Tutorial]

We understand why people use ad blockers. And we understand why you might be still using them even after reading our article about why they might be valuable for certain websites.

Read: The Problem With Ad Blockers

There is a way to support free web services, however, without uninstalling your ad-blocking Chrome extensions. Find out how to disable adblockers on certain websites only!

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How To Open Corrupted Google Drive Files [Tutorial]

One of PDF2Go’s users came to us with an issue they had with an e-mail attachment. While the document opened just fine with the Google Drive link they got, it could not be opened after downloading it anymore.

Something must have gone wrong when downloading. Opening the document always gave an error. Luckily, there is a way to save such documents that cannot be properly downloaded from Google Drive.

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How To Use Different Highlight Colors [Tutorial]

Using a highlighter can up your note-taking game when done right. When studying, getting into a new topic of interest or if you simply want to get the most out of an article, highlighting can help you to visualize the information.

Read more to find out how to use different colored highlighters online!

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How To Insert PDF Into Word [Tutorial]

Working with PDF documents, at first glance, is quite easy, yet limited. At PDF2Go, we strive to show you, that there is so much more you can do with your PDF! From editing to conversion, your PDF can be whatever you want and need it to be!

Below, you can find information on how to use PDF together with Microsoft Word files (such as DOC and DOCX). Of course, you can also use this when working with LibreOffice ODT files.

Let’s find out how to insert PDF into Word documents!

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How To Type On A PDF

PDF Documents are known for their consistent and never-changing formatting. This is very helpful in many ways since the documents always look the same. For example for sharing, printing, uploading, transfer, etc.

However, what if you want to add to a PDF? Text, graphics, images, or drawings?

Then you need a powerful tool like PDF2Go!

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OCR & A Dose Of Nostalgia

A few days ago, my mother gifted me with something unexpected. She had found pages and pages of typewriter-written texts from her own mother, my grandmother. Poems, short stories, diary entries, memories. A whole nostalgic world suddenly opened up in front of me in the form of a couple of JPEG images.

Of course, in the modern world we live in, my first instinct was to preserve this writing in a digital way. Luckily, I work at just the place for this!

Read more to find out how to preserve such old, personal, nostalgic texts using OCR.

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