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Best Practice in Creating Print Files for Variable Data Printing (VDP) now published

The PDF Association publishes new guidance to aide in optimizing PDF files for maximally-efficient rendering and print.

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A new meeting place for developers working with accessibility and PDF

The new PDF/UA Processor LWG’s mission is to establish principles and a framework, and then develop requirements for PDF/UA processors and assistive technology (AT).



axes4 Day 2022: Best practice day for PDF accessibility

Whether you are still at the very beginning of the document accessibility journey or already a Digital Accessibility Expert – together we will learn all about the news, the innovations, and best practices around PDF accessibility.

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Introducing the PDF/UA Processor LWG

The new PDF/UA Processor LWG will work to formalize common understandings on processing PDF/UA-conforming PDF files.



Vision Support Trading (VST): Barrier-free PDF Documents through Document Conversion

For companies faced with complex compliance and communication output challenges, Compart provides innovative solutions that help to produce, modify, compare, archive and distribute documents to your clients via any channel. Its customers are leading Print Services Providers and Enterprises where …

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PDF on GAAD: because it’s the content you keep

Tagged PDF is becoming increasingly common. On #GAAD 2022, PDF/UA’s ISO Project Leader takes stock of the progress and highlights what remains.

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Allied Printing (U.S.): Higher quality and barrier-free documents in production printing through automated document checking and conversion

Allied Printing’s digital print needed to accept pre-formatted documents in addition to those that come into the shop as raw data. The company decided to eliminate format restrictions and add new revenue streams to its services portfolio, by investing in …

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Accessible documents with PDF/UA – for dummies

This post provides a quick overview of PDF/UA that explains what PDF/UA is, why it should be used, what is important and how to create PDF/UA documents.

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axaio’s MadeToTag for Adobe InDesign with revised table feature

axaio releases a new version 2.3.112 of its MadeToTag plugin including usability improvements to the table feature.

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The universal benefits of PDF/UA

With over one billion people worldwide affected by disabilities, there is good reason to make digital content more accessible. When it comes to digital PDF documents, the PDF/UA (Universal Accessibility) standard aims to deliver disabled users a first-rate digital experience.

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Universal Accessibility – Barrier-free Communication Is More than Inclusion

In fact, it’s about up-valuing content and documents to intelligent information media. In the final analysis, data is the raw material of any digital transformation – including and especially in document and output management.

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