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How to Convert WebPage to PDF on Mac?

On occasion, you may find yourself reading something particularly interesting, worthwhile, or useful on the web and want to share it quickly with a colleague or a friend. While many users may simply copying and pasting a web link into an email message, or manually copy and paste the content to word for later use. But, the contents of a page may change. Wouldn't it be nice if you could magically convert files into PDF on Mac? Here we’ll show you three methods to convert web pages into PDF on mac.

Why Save WebPage as PDF on Mac?

  • Easy sharing messages while email: By converting webpage to PDF, your recipients can easily open and read the message the way you want it to be.
  • For easily archive: bookmarking is one of the means to convert a webpage for future reference. However, you have to launch the browser, and wait until the page loads. So it's wise to get webarchive to PDF for storing webpage content offline. 
  • For easy share and reading on any device: sharing a file in PDF format allows people to view the document regardless of different devices and platforms. And in many cases, the PDF output looks close to original page and you can easily read it on most devices like cellphone, iPad, e-book reader, etc.

How to Convert WebPage to PDF on Mac

When it comes to how to save a webpage as PDF on mac,there are three methods of converting web pages to PDF files on Mac. All of them are very easy. Follow the steps below and you will master quickly.

Using Safari as Free Webpage to PDF Converter

Safari browser includes the extremely useful save as PDF feature built right in. If you are using Safari. Let's, quickly learn how you can use safari to save WebPage as PDF file on Mac:

  1. Open the webpage you want to save as PDF in Safari, and once page is loaded. Click on Blue reader icon in the URL field. This will bring up a readability format of a page.

  1. Click on Print icon by hovering your mouse on the page you reading with Safari reader. This will bring up the print option for safari, where you can make many changes. I always just use "Save as PDF..".

Play with this feature in different programs, you'll find that, like me, it's a big part of why Mac OS is such a pleasant operating system to work with.

Using Online Service to Save WebPage as PDF on Mac

This is probably the simplest option. You can just enter URL of the webpage to get a free WebPage to PDF conversion.

  1. Head to web2pdfconvert and enter the URL of the website you want to convert to PDF.
  2. Click "Convert to PDF".
  3. You will be informed of the successful conversion within seconds, download it or save it to your Google Account.

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  • Do not upload highly-private files to incur any risk of information leakage
  • Wait patiently when uploading large size web page for conversion, it processes slower.

Extended: Save WebPage Resources(in HTML) as PDF on Mac for Website Building

The above methods does support to save webpage as PDF, but it only converts one webpage at a time; If you have been looking for a more simple way to save web pages resources, such as in HTML format, to PDF for website building, you can use a PDF Creator for mac.

Cisdem PDFCreator for Mac is a dedicated PDF tool, allowing mac users to save different files, inlcuding HTML, Word, PowerPoint, Text, EPUB, RTFD, CHM, JPG, PNG as PDF, with original file quality preserved.

  1. Download and install Cisdem PDF Creator to your Mac.
  2. Open PDF Creator and drag-n-drop the webpage in HTML to its interface.
  3. Hit the "Convert" to start webpages to PDF conversion on Mac.Turn the Merge button ON if you want to combine all these resources into one single PDF.

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2017-03-14 10:07:25 / Posted byRosa Reyes to PDF Follow @ Rosa

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5 Responses

  • Nicole Durand

    Awesome, Thanks a lot!!

    1 months ago REPLY
  • Marc

    I like collecting webpages and present for our members to take brainstorming, making the web pages in PDF is quite convenient for my intention. This tool is good to keep the layout and present as I expect, thanks buddy.

    2 months ago REPLY
  • Johann J

    Fantastic! Thanks a million.

    8 months ago REPLY
  • Timothy

    Thanks. So simple and indeed helpful.

    1 years ago REPLY
  • Price

    I wanted to turn a webpage to PDF for easy sharing. I found this article when I search in Google. It is a useful article, at least for me.

    1 years ago REPLY

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