How to add text to or annotate a PDF in the Microsoft Preview App — CNET.com How to Add Text to a PDF in Google Drive or Files.com — Gizmodo.com When I look at my computer screen sometimes, I see what I want to add. I'm not always sure what to do—but one thing I keep on doing is, I usually make something in Photoshop, put it on Photoshop Elements, and start applying color and lighting to it. Then I open it in Preview and try it out. But there's a problem with that. I can't see the text. So it's a bit boring, and sometimes I feel like, “Oh, I can do this. I need to do something else.” This is the answer. I can make the same changes and see a nice preview of what I made at the same time. [T]here's no limit in terms of what you can make on Preview on the right hand side sidebar. For example, you can change the font, the color, and so on in an instant. I've been putting together a Photoshop Elements tutorial recently, which will have many more examples. I'll upload the tutorial on Friday. How to turn a PDF into a web PDF using Preview on OS X — Life hacker.