Turning a scanned PDF – an invoice, receipt, contract – into a searchable PDF (also known as a "Hybrid PDF") has many advantages. All and foremost, as the name suggests, it makes a PDF searchable. That way, you can search for numbers and keywords in the scan by simply using the search function of your PDF reader.
The article describes how to make PDF files searchable and why it is of importance to do so.
The article explains how to efficiently use the PDF2Go chrome extension
PDF is short for Portable Document Format. PDF documents can contain formatted text, different fonts, hyperlinks, images, and even media such as sounds and videos.
DOCX is the file format used by Microsoft Word. Documents created with the program are saved using the .docx file extension.