Wade Pierce

Wade Pierce

Hi! I'm Wade Pierce and I mostly write about all of the cool and exciting things you can do with PDF Extra. Hope you'll enjoy your stay!

PDF in insurance – 6 compelling reasons to use digital signatures to drive growth

If you’ve worked as an insurer even for a day, you know just how hectic the industry can be, especially when it comes to documents. One of the main reasons for this is that m...
Apr, 08, 2024

Should you try PDFsam? A detailed and honest review of the free and paid versions

We probably don’t need to tell you that PDFs are an incredibly popular file format used for everything from documents and presentations to e-books and forms. This naturally m...
Mar, 25, 2024

How to convert PDF to HTML code

Despite being well known for their extreme reliability and accessibility across many different platforms, PDFs are very limited interactivity-wise. This means that they are not a g...
Mar, 11, 2024

How to save an email as a PDF on Windows, macOS, Android, and iOS

Need to download an email as a PDF for easier sharing, printing, or future reference, but don’t know how? In this article, we are going to show you how to painlessly create a...
Feb, 26, 2024

Should you use Sejda PDF? Pros and cons of using the web-based PDF editor

With its long and constantly expanding list of user-friendly web tools, Sejda PDF has become a go-to option for users seeking accessible and efficient PDF management tools. In this...
Feb, 05, 2024

Wondering how to search for a word in a PDF? Get lightning-fast results with these 2 tips

Have you ever felt like you are spending more time scrolling through PDFs than actually reading them? Finding specific information within these often lengthy and complex documents ...
Jan, 29, 2024

How to copy text from PDF like a boss (and solve common issues)

Have you ever encountered a PDF document that stubbornly refuses to let you copy its text? Perhaps you’ve tried highlighting, right-clicking, and repeatedly hitting “Co...
Jan, 08, 2024

Should you buy Foxit PDF Editor? A detailed review

Foxit PDF is a powerful and versatile PDF editor offering a wide range of features for individual and business users, but like all else it’s not without its faults. In this r...
Dec, 25, 2023

What is a wet signature? Common uses and how it compares to electronic and digital signatures

Since the dawn of time, signatures have tirelessly guided us down the path to literacy and responsibility. Starting from simplistic marks, seals, and signet rings, over the centuri...
Dec, 11, 2023

How to convert PDF to PowerPoint

For many of the great things the PDF can do perfectly, it falls a bit short when it comes to creating immersive presentations that get people talking. Just imagine that you're prep...
Oct, 23, 2023

Destination cross-platform: how to seamlessly edit PDFs on Windows and sign on the go

It goes without saying that In the fast-paced world of business, versatility is key. Just imagine being able to finalize a contract on your computer and effortlessly transfer it to...
Nov, 27, 2023

Should you get Wondershare PDFelement? A review of the popular PDF editor

With a suite of features that rival the industry's giants, Wondershare PDFelement has successfully carved out a significant niche in the document management landscape, winning over...
Oct, 09, 2023

Should you convert a file online? Pros and cons of web-based PDF converters

The Portable Document Format is a great invention that just can’t get enough praise for how much it has simplified modern society. From protecting your documents to ensuring ...
Sep, 11, 2023

How to scan a document in iPhone and continue working on Windows

Gone are the days when you needed a Mac or a PC of some kind to get some actual work done. Now, all it takes is a quick look around to see people working from their phones on the s...
Sep, 25, 2023

Does a good Adobe Acrobat alternative exist? A look at the available options

Over the years, Adobe has carved its spot as the number-one provider of expert PDF solutions. Thanks to this, Acrobat is still the preferred choice for many individual users and bi...
Aug, 21, 2023

New in PDF Extra for iOS: cross-platform file transfer

Don’t you just hate it when you’re forced to use different operating systems and constantly have to email yourself documents back and forth? Here’s some good news...
Aug, 07, 2023

Is PDF Drive safe to use? All you need to know about the most popular PDF search engine

In a world of endless tweets, TikTok shorts, and instant messaging platforms, old-school book reading seems to be making a decisive return. And while the 2020 lockdowns are undoubt...
Jul, 24, 2023

Crafting the perfect pitch - how to write a CV that sells

In today's competitive job market, your resume isn't just a summary of your work history but rather your personal sales pitch. It's the tool that helps you capture the attention of...
Jul, 06, 2023

How to convert PDF to image

While you’ll be hard-pressed to find a more “shareable” file format than the PDF, it’s also true that it is not suited for every situation. Say you simply...
Jun, 20, 2023

When to flatten a PDF (and why)?

Working with PDF files can sometimes feel like navigating a sprawling labyrinth, especially when dealing with complex multi-layered documents. The trouble with these in particular ...
Jun, 05, 2023

How to create a PDF that can be filled out

Thanks to fillable PDFs, the arduous days of printing, filling, and scanning multiple forms at a time are long gone. These days, it’s easy to find software that can help you ...
May, 22, 2023

How to convert PDF to ePub

While the PDF is the first eBook format to ever exist, that doesn’t mean that it’s perfect for the job. Don’t get us wrong – many eBook collections can stil...
May, 08, 2023

5 no-brainer benefits of using a PDF combiner

The PDF file format is perhaps one of the greatest inventions of the 20th century following the worldwide phenomenon known as the Internet. Compatible with all old, current, and up...
Apr, 24, 2023

How to edit a digitally signed PDF document

Editing a digitally signed PDF document can be a bit tricky since the signature serves as a way to ensure that the document has not been tampered with. But while you cannot really ...
Apr, 10, 2023

How to password-protect a PDF file

With cyberattacks becoming a much more common sight these days, the need for a secure anti-theft solution for documents containing trade secrets and other confidential information ...
Mar, 27, 2023

How to organize PDFs – 4 file management tips to supercharge your productivity

In the past, spending countless hours sifting through disorganized books or documents used to be the norm. In today’s fast-paced environment, you can no longer afford this lu...
Mar, 06, 2023

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