Alternatives to Adobe InDesign for all platforms with Free or Open Source License

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  • Scribus icon

    Scribus

    Scribus is a desktop publishing (DTP) application. Scribus is designed for flexible layout and typesetting, and the ability to prepare files for professional quality image setting equipment. It can also create animated and interactive...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Haiku

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    Canva

    Canva gives you everything you need to easily turn ideas into stunning designs. Create designs for Web or print: - blog graphics - presentations - Facebook covers - flyers - posters - invitations - and so much more

    Freemium Web / Cloud iPhone iPad

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    Lucidpress

    Lucidpress is a web-based design and layout application that enables anyone to create beautiful print and digital documents. PERFECT FOR PRINT: We've eliminated the frustration of traditional layout tools -- easily create...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

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    Serif Pageplus

    PagePlus is the easy to use, all-in-one solution for professional desktop publishing, creative design, full PDF editing and quality print work. The intuitive interface and high-end output makes it the ideal choice for anyone from home...

    Freemium Windows

    • Discontinued Serif will not release another major version of any of our ‘Plus’ range applications. They will however continue to be available for the foreseeable future. https://community.serif.com/forum/other%20products/74586/affinity-is-coming-to-windows
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    SpringPublisher

    SpringPublisher is a professional and easy to use desktop publishing software. With its included various templates and online template store, powerful multi-layer editor, detailed help-files, SpringPublisher enables you to design and...

    Free Personal Windows

    • Warning installs potential malware
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    Laidout

    Laidout is desktop publishing software, particularly for multipage, cut and folded booklets, with page sizes that don't even have to be rectangular. The whole page view can be rotated to any angle. Warping is implemented. Laidout...

    Open Source Linux

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    Desygner

    Desygner is an online and mobile design solution, which offers a simpler alternative to expensive and complicated design suites. The collaborative design tool allows anyone to create beautiful designs regardless of skill level.

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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    Passepartout

    Passepartout is a desktop publishing system that is based on the idea of automatic typesetting of streams of XML based text documents.The project was started back in 2002 to facilitate a particular task — creating a newspaper. These...

    Open Source Linux

    • Discontinued The last update was released on August 5th, 2007.
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    DesignBold

    DesignBold is an online graphic design tool that aims to empower everyone from everywhere to create stunning designs for web use and for print, such as social media imagery, presentations, Facebook ads, flyers, banners, invitations...

    Freemium Mac Windows Web / Cloud Chrome OS

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    Project ROME

    Project ROME is an all-in-one content creation and publishing application that lets virtually anyone at work, home or school inject the power of graphics, photos, text, video, audio and animation into everyday projects. From printed...

    Freemium Mac Windows Web / Cloud Adobe AIR

    • Discontinued The commercial version of Project ROME will remain free to the public via Adobe Labs. No additional Project ROME software updates are planned.
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    Layup

    Layup is your technical partner, and preferred tool, while creating unique experiences on the web. Web design is now in the hands of the designer. Creatives are free to be independant from developers, with a new design tool, new...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud