The 18 Best PDF Readers For Windows, Mac, Android & iOS

For all your PDF editing need – at home and on the go – there is PDF2Go. But while you can easily merge and split PDF documents online or rotate and delete single pages inside the PDF, what about viewing them?

In order for you to fully enjoy your converted and edited PDFs, we have had a look at 20 free PDF readers for Windows and Mac, Android and iOS!  Continue reading The 18 Best PDF Readers For Windows, Mac, Android & iOS

10 Reasons Why We ❤️️ PDF

The Portable Document Format is a great one. We know that and you know that. But why?

Sometimes, there is more to a document than you see on the first glance. We have fallen in love with the PDF format long before PDF2Go was born. And yet, this project resulted from our love for this versatile format.

And it deserves its praise! Thus, check out our personal reasons why we love PDF so much!  Continue reading 10 Reasons Why We ❤️️ PDF

All You Need To Know About DPI

If you’re an avid photographer or work a lot with Photoshop and in printing, you know that DPI is an important value when it comes to handling images. However, it is also important when you think about PDFs. How?

PDFs can contain images, which is one of the reasons why the format became so popular for manuals, sharing books, assignments and essays, and so on. Depending on the quality of the images, the PDF is either bigger or smaller in file size – and also depending on the DPI.

Thus, the DPI plays a major role when compressing a PDF file. This is reason enough to have a look at what it actually is.  Continue reading All You Need To Know About DPI

All You Need To Know About OCR

When converting from image to PDF, you naturally receive a PDF containing the different images. It’s a great way for preparing images to print, yet that is not all a conversion to PDF can do. Using the convert to PDF function of PDF2Go allows you to extract text from an image!

Why would you need that, you ask? Imagine you’re at a lecture, presentation or conference and instead of speed-typing or writing down things, you simply take a photo of the slides. Now, when you want to revise, add comments or simply want to go over your notes again, you only have them in an image format.

Luckily, with the help of a feature, we will explain here, you can extract the text from your images and use it properly!  Continue reading All You Need To Know About OCR

5 Reasons Why To Convert Word To PDF

Despite the rising popularity of open-source word-processing programs like OpenOffice and LibreOffice, Microsoft Office’s Word is still among the most popular writing programs out there. Yet, there are several instances in which a DOC or DOCX document may not be fit for sharing or sending.

Thus, we have gathered 5 reasons why you might want to consider to convert your Word documents to PDFContinue reading 5 Reasons Why To Convert Word To PDF

All You Need To Know About Rotation Directions

Did this happen to you before? You want to copy or scan your ID, a legal document, passport or a book or article, but you are not too familiar with the scanner? And in the end, your document is upside down or rotated?

Luckily, you can easily rotate single pages or a whole PDF document easily using PDF2Go. We have even created an easy to follow tutorial for you. To make things easy, we used arrows and clear labeling for our buttons, yet that is not always the case.

PDF Rotation

 

That’s reason enough for us to explore the whole business about rotation directionsContinue reading All You Need To Know About Rotation Directions

All You Need To Know About Paper Sizes

We have talked about printing PDFs before, remember? It is practical that PDF documents retain their formatting and thus look exactly like they did on screen once they are printed out. However, as stated in our Resize PDF Tutorial, the paper size of your print is something that should be taken into consideration as well – especially when you don’t print on your own but give the job to a printing company.

In the tutorial mentioned above, we have already mentioned the different paper sizes available to choose from when resizing your PDF with PDF2Go. Now, let’s have a much closer look at the differences between these paper sizes to help you decide which one you might need.  Continue reading All You Need To Know About Paper Sizes