Thursday, December 3, 2009

Convert Word Docs to PDF Online - for Free!

PDF is an electronic document format that can be read by using the freely available Adobe Acrobat Reader. It is widely accepted as the format of choice across most major browsers, computers. mobile devices, etc.

There are many advantages to supplying your commonly used documents in pdf format on your website:

* Your document will look exactly as you expect it to look for anyone, no matter what kind of computer they have - MAC or PC or cell phone - and no matter what browser they use - Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome, etc.

* If you need to make a change to a document, all you need to do is upload a new one to your website so your recipients can download the latest version.

And just imagine all the money and trees you'll save by not having to throw away those outdated printed price lists and marketing materials by letting them download your information directly from your website in electronic format. When you need to make a change, just modify your original Word document, convert it to a pdf, upload it to your site and you're done - no waste and no expense!

And best of all, here is my Wise Web Lady secret tip -- a great free resource where you can upload your Word docs online and convert them to pdf format - for free:

I use this service frequently and I've always been happy with the pdf document that is created. Give it a try and let me know how it works for you!

Here’s to Your Online Success!

Betty Walker, the Wise Web Lady
Cape Coral, FL Empowered Networking Chapter