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Issuu – make your own online portfolio, presentation, booklet, folder, invitation… (continue on your own)

Issuu is a Living Library for individuals, publishers and businesses. It’s free and open for everyone, who publish and share the web’s best publications. Explore a world of publications by people and publishers alike. Collect, share and publish in a format designed to make your documents look their very best.

You can create books and other publications from pdf’s and other formats

Find the page here



Scribus – head on the block

It could replace you InDesign trial that ran out 64 days ago!
This open source program is designed for desktop publishing. This program supports PDF/X-3 standards and comes with a limited amount of vector tools. It supports SVG importing and Open Type fonts.

Designer Note: If you plan on using software on a semi-professional or professional manner, it is best to ask your printer first. Unlike the other programs on this list, your printer will want to be able to access your native Scribus file. Ask your printer in advance to install the software before sending out a print job.

PC an Mac version – at least that’s what they say. I haven’t tried this program. Ok thanks!


OpenOffice.org – Its like a secretary in a box!

OpenOffice.org 3 is the leading open-source office software suite for word processing, spreadsheets,presentations, graphics, databases and more. It is available inmany languages and works on all common computers. It stores all your data in an international open standard format and can also read and write files from other common office software packages. It can be downloaded and used completely free of charge for any purpose.

PC and Mac version