PDFs and their content – Part 2

In the final part of this two part series, Jim King, a PDF Architect and Senior Principle Scientist at Adobe, takes a closer look at PDF forms as he discusses the editablility and resuse of content found in PDF files and highlights the fact that despite some people’s misperceptions, PDF content is only frozen if…

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PDF Engines and Copyright Infringement: How to Stop Them

There’s a not-so-new copyright infringement threat that seems to be becoming even more prevalent these days — so-called PDF search engines. In the last two weeks alone I received notification that three of these sites were publishing my content without a license or permission. What’s happening? Well, these sites purport to be about helping you…

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Delete Me: Can Acrobat PDF Redaction be Trusted?

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich issued a subpoena to President Barack Obama in April 2010. Not so surprising. Then the Chicago Tribune did what newspapers are supposed to do and reported on the subpoena. They not only reported on it, but also published a copy of the legal document, with certain elements redacted. Unfortunately, the…

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Productive Web Design With… Adobe Illustrator?

  Admittedly, Adobe Illustrator is often most certainly not the first choice that comes to mind when it comes to Web design. Fireworks and Photoshop are used much more often, and there are some good reasons for that. Still, although Illustrator has traditionally been used for drawing illustrations and logos, you can use it to design…

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Editing a WordPress blog with Dreamweaver CS5

One of the most dramatic improvements to Dreamweaver CS5 is the ability edit WordPress themes, but before you can get WordPress (or Joomla! or Drupal) to work, you’ll need to set up your computer as a Web server. It’s a lot of technical steps, but once you get all this set up, you’ll be able…

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PDFs and their content – Part 1

In this two part series, Jim King, a PDF Architect and Senior Principle Scientist at Adobe, discusses the editablility and resuse of content found in PDF files and highlights the fact that despite some people’s misperceptions, PDF content is only frozen if you choose it to be…

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SmartSoft announces updates to Smart PDF Creator Pro

SmartSoft LLC, a provider of document capture and conversion solutions, announced several enhancements to Smart PDF Creator Pro, its flagship software for PDF creation and conversion. The enhanced Smart PDF Creator Pro is now fully integrated with Microsoft Word and Windows. Smart PDF Creator allows users to efficiently create high-quality PDF documents with few mouse clicks. The Pro…

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