What are the best Canva alternatives?

    Canva is described as 'gives you everything you need to easily turn ideas into stunning designs' and is a very popular Image Editor in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Canva for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, SaaS, Windows, Mac and Android. Most alternatives are Image Editors and Graphic Design Tools. The best alternative is Desygner, which is free. Other great apps like Canva are Affinity Publisher (Paid), Adobe InDesign (Paid), Vectr (Free) and Gravit Designer (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Nov 10, 2021

    1. 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.
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      Desygner vs Canva opinions
      Most users think Desygner is a great alternative to Canva.
      irinafedorenko Has Android app, and more features
      Positive comment about 5 years ago

      roshad87a9 has image-box which canva don have
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

      oscarpardo Offers a wider range of options to create and tweak your designs. Works much better than Canva and it's so easy to use.
      Positive comment about 5 years ago

      The most similar out of all
      Positive comment about 5 years ago

    2. From the earliest days of visualizing the Affinity range, we planned an unrivaled trio of sleek, modern apps tailored to work with the latest technology – ultra-fast, with stunning power and completely stripped of bloat.
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    3. Design professional layouts for print and digital publishing. Adobe InDesign breaks down the barriers between online and offline publishing. Create compelling print layouts, immersive content for playback in the Adobe Flash Player runtime, and interactive PDF documents.
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      Most users think Adobe InDesign is a great alternative to Canva.
    4. Vectr is a free graphics editor. Vectr is collaborative like Google Docs, and runs both in your web browser and on your desktop as a native app. With an intuitive interface, Vectr is easy to learn and use.
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    5. Gravit Designer is a feature-rich vector graphics tool. It is an installable desktop application. It is also a within-browser application for those who prefer this. It has every design feature this writer is aware of within Inkscape, without the recent issues.
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      Most users think Gravit Designer is a great alternative to Canva.

    6. A simple new way to design We created DesignBold with the goal of making it fun and effortless to create your designs. Expect epic and sophisticated results without any need for technical expertise!
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      DesignBold vs Canva opinions
      Most users think DesignBold is a great alternative to Canva.
      AdamT DesignBold is more flexible than Canva or any other online design tool. DesignBold has millions more stock images / vectors than Canva, has a more fluid design experience, has a ton of user-submitted templates and graphics, has more integration options with social media that make it much easier for people who use their designs on any social media platforms.
      Positive comment almost 5 years ago

      hannahfillmorepatrick More and better stock photos, unlimited storage (even for free accounts), free-er design tools, better value for those who use stocks.
      Positive comment over 4 years ago

    7. Adobe Fireworks is a bitmap and vector graphics editor. Rapidly prototype websites and application interfaces with Adobe Fireworks CS4 software. Create and optimize images for the web more quickly and accurately than ever before with an enhanced toolset.


      As described at http://blogs.adobe.com/fireworks/2013/05/the-future-of-adobe-fireworks.html , development of Fireworks has been stopped, but last version, Adobe Fireworks CS6 (v12), released in 2012, is still available as part of the Adobe Creative Cloud

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      Adobe Fireworks vs Canva opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Steep learning curve - different functionality
      Negative comment over 4 years ago

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Genially is the world-leader in interactive visual communication. Use this all-in-one online tool to create stunning presentations, interactive images, infographics, dossiers, quizzes, etc. you can enrich with interactivity and animation effects.
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    8. Free online design editor. Create images for social media, YouTube previews, Facebook covers.
    9. Creating visual content should be simple, fun and lightweight. Stencil is designed to help you create beautiful looking images faster than ever before. Even if you've never used an image editing program, you can pick Stencil up and use it in seconds.
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