program lets you create a booklet out of a PDF
file, which is known as pages imposition.
It is a useful tool to reduce the number of pages
that has to be printed, which lets you save a lot
A booklet is book that is bound in the middle.
Which means that a booklet has four pages printed
on one sheet of paper (two on each sides). If you
have for example a PDF file with 8 pages, your
booklet will look like this:
• First sheet, first side: pages 8 and 1
• First sheet, second side: pages 2 and 7
• Second sheet, first side: pages 6 and 3
• Second sheet, second side: pages 4 and 5
The bottom line is that you simply print your
booklet, staple it by the middle, fold it in two
and you have a book.
CocoaBooklet also lets you create a minibooklet.
This is especially useful for printers that cannot
print on both sides.
In addition, CocoaBooklet can be setup as a PDF
service. Thus, when you print a document (from your
favorite browser or text editor or whatever) you
will find a button that gives you the opportunity
to create a PDF file but also to directly create a