New PDFpen 9 Adds Over 100 Enhancements

Maia Olson Blog, PDFpen, Software Releases

We are thrilled to announce PDFpen and PDFpenPro 9, a major upgrade to our all-purpose PDF editor for Mac. We added over 100 enhancements, here’s just a taste: Enhanced: annotations and annotation print options, document navigation, Table of Contents navigation and, for Pro users, Table of Contents editing. Added: more export options, OCR layer removal, linking to other files, search-and-highlight, …

TextExpander Adds Per-Group Snippet Prefixes

Maia Olson Blog, Software Releases, TextExpander, TextExpander Tips

With group prefixes, you can assign a unique abbreviation prefix for each snippet group. This is a fast and easy way to organize and distinguish one group of snippets from another, something we’ve talked about before on our blog. What are group prefixes? For example, for that group of snippets you’ve made to communicate with your tax lawyer you can …

TextExpander Adds Encryption at Rest

Maia Olson Blog, Software Releases, TextExpander

While new features in an app are obvious signs of how we’re working to make TextExpander better, we also do a lot of work behind the scenes. While much of that work remains unrecognized outside the company (sorry, engineers), occasionally there’s something worth bringing to public attention. A few of these updates to our web app include robust shared snippet …

Discover and Share Snippet Groups with TextExpander’s Public Groups

Maia Olson Blog, Software Releases, TextExpander, TextExpander Tips

Public Groups offer a way to discover ready-made TextExpander snippet groups, sourced from a variety of authors, in one place. Anyone on the latest version of TextExpander can subscribe to these groups, or publish groups to share with the TextExpander community. If you’ve just started out with TextExpander, and want more than a gloriously (scarily) blank slate to start with, …