Desktop Publishing
Top Adobe InDesign Alternatives and Competitors

Looking to upgrade or change your solution? Take away the guesswork and stay informed with end user feedback to identify and select the solution that best matches your needs.

Adobe InDesign is the industry-leading layout and page design software for print and digital media. Create beautiful graphic designs with typography from the world’s top foundries and imagery from Adobe Stock. Quickly share content and feedback in PDF. Easily manage production with Adobe Experience Manager. InDesign has everything you need to create and publish books, digital magazines, eBooks, posters, interactive PDFs, and more.

8.2

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+80

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Best Alternatives and Competitors to Adobe InDesign

Compare how Adobe InDesign stacks up to the competition in the areas that matter most to real users to short list options that will best fit your business needs.

Canva Pty Ltd

Canva for Enterprise

9.1

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+94

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50

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Compared to Adobe InDesign, Canva for Enterprise is:

More Efficient

More Caring

More Transparent

Easier to Use

Easier to Implement

Better at Support

Corel Corporation

CorelDRAW

8.4

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+91

Emotional Footprint

10

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Compared to Adobe InDesign, CorelDRAW is:

More Efficient

More Caring

More Transparent

More Inspiring

More Respectful

Easier to Use

Apple

Pages

8.2

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+78

Emotional Footprint

10

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Compared to Adobe InDesign, Pages is:

More Transparent

Easier to Implement

Less Innovative

Less Inspiring

Less Reliable

Less Respectful

Wondershare Technology

PDFelement

7.9

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+69

Emotional Footprint

18

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Compared to Adobe InDesign, PDFelement is:

More Transparent

Easier to Use

Less Innovative

Less Respectful

Harder to Customize

Less Caring

Quark Software Inc.

QuarkXPress

7.8

Composite Score

+69

Emotional Footprint

17

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Reviews Say

Compared to Adobe InDesign, QuarkXPress is:

Easier to Use

More Caring

Better at Support

Less Inspiring

Less Innovative

Less Transparent

Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Publisher

7.6

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+77

Emotional Footprint

17

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Reviews Say

Compared to Adobe InDesign, Microsoft Publisher is:

More Efficient

More Caring

Better at Support

Less Inspiring

Less Innovative

Less Reliable