Edit Tools for Marking up PDFs in Acrobat

In the previous post of this series, I discussed drawing tools, changing properties, and using text boxes to mark up PDFs using Acrobat. Finally, let’s visit Acrobat’s built-in text edit tools. What the edit tools do Basically, the text edit tools do electronic mark-up that mimics what line editors traditionally wrote in by hand. (Methods…

Key Mark-Up Techniques for Proofreading PDFs

Last post, I discussed using a stylus* or custom stamps to mark-up changes to PDF page proofs. In this post, I discuss two more key skills for copy editing and proofreading in Adobe Acrobat: changing the properties of objects and using text boxes. OK, I’ll slip in a third skill: using the drawing tools such as…