Tip of the Week: How to convert typeset PDF pages into raster image formats
By Graham Douglas

Suppose you want to convert one or more pages of your typeset document’s PDF file into an image file format such as PNG or JPEG—for example, to use them in a web page, or to produce graphics with nicely typeset text for sharing on social media. How can you do that? In this week’s tip we provide a video which shows you how to achieve this using a latexmkrc file to run convert, a powerful graphics conversion program.

A sample typeset page rasterized to a PNG graphic

Tip of the Week: How to Handle Blank Pages in Templates
By Ryan Looney

If you've chosen a template from the gallery for your thesis or dissertation, you might be wondering how to get rid of all those blank pages before the front matter and before each chapter.

oneside and openany in LaTeX source code
Award-winning high school students document their success using Overleaf
By Shelly Miller

In this article, two award-winning high school research teams—Mechromancers and The Three Musketeeretts—share their amazing success stories and explain how they used Overleaf to document their research projects.

Photograph of the Mechromancers team members at the FIRST World Championship in Houston, Texas

Mechromancers team members winning second place at the FIRST World Championship in Houston, Texas.

Photograph showing The Three Musketeeretts receiving a $5,000 STEM-In-Action Grant

The Three Musketeeretts receiving a $5,000 STEM-In-Action Grant to continue developing their project. Image source/credit: eCybermission 2017 by U.S.Army RDECOM is licensed under CC BY 2.0.

Tip of the Week: Displaying Source and Preview on Different Monitors
By Ryan Looney

Did you know you can work on the source code on one monitor and preview your compiled document on another?

One project open in two different windows
Guest Post Feature: How to Keep Up Momentum during the Revision Process
Guest blog post by Sarah Macfadyen, Scribendi Inc.

Founded in 1997, Scribendi is one of the world’s oldest and largest online editing and proofreading companies—providing clients with fast, reliable, and affordable language services. In this post, Sarah Macfadyen, from Scribendi, shares some invaluable advice to help you through the process of revising your article.