Sep 202010
 
So What is Copyscape?

Copyscape is an anti-plagiarism tool. With it you can check if your website content is being copied by other websites.

How do I get started with Copyscape?

Visit their website at http://copyscape.com/. Enter the URL (webpage address) of the web page you want to check and it will display any websites that have the same content as yours.

What will it cost me?

Nothing, this is a free web based application.

They also have other products Copyscape Premium and Copysentry which require payment. Visit  http://copyscape.com/products.php for more information.

What platform is it available on?

It works well with Firefox, Internet Explorer and other browsers, and because it’s web based it can be used by both PC and Mac users.

Aug 232010
 
So…What is Nitro PDF Professional?

Nitro PDF Professional is an alternative to Adobe Acrobat in that it creates PDFs, but comes with a much lower price tag ($299.00 USD for Acrobat VS $99.00 USD for Nitro PDF Professional)

Here are some of it’s features

  • Converts a variety of files formats into PDF (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc) and vice versa.
  • Combines multiple files into a single PDF.
  • Allows editing of text and images.
  • Carries out Optical Character Recognition (OCR) on scanned documents.
  • Has the ability to allow the user to mark up a PDF with notes and highlighting.
  • Creates fillable PDF Forms.
  • Password protect documents.
How do I get Started with Nitro Pro?
  1. Go to http://www.nitropdf.com
  2. You have the option to download the trial version of the Nitro PDF Professional 6 software or purchase the full version by clicking Buy Now.

What Will it Cost Me?
  • There is a 14 Day free trial version available.
  • The full version costs $99.00 USD
What platform is it available on?

This software is only available for Windows users.