Freebee Friday: Serif Design Suite For Free
Tired of the cost and complexity of Abode's Creative Suite design software and looking for somthing cheapoer? How about a free copy of Serif’s Design Suite? It’s worth more than $450 and contains six elements, which each has its place in the school’s computer lab.
Just send an email to Serif and two lucky schools will win the software.
· PagePlus X6: While providing complete drag-and-drop creative control of how documents look, PagePlus has a built-in word processor and the ability to use a wide variety of image types. The program includes attractive color schemes and what Serif calls Sticky Guides that make putting the item where you want it a snap.
· MoviePlus X6: Turning video clips into a movie has never been easier, and the program provides 200 special effects along with the ability to edit a clip in a few minutes. Not only can you create high definition DVDs but the software can format the video for playback on an iPad. FaceBook.
· WebPlus X6: WebPlus can turn a boring, static school Web site into one that’s exciting and interactive without having to manually code the pages. It includes the ability to use tablets, smartphoens and notebook computers.
· PhotoPlus X5: This program effectively replaces Photoshop in the ability to turn raw photos into finished products with a variety of editing filters and effects. It not only comes with an organizer to choose your photos and works with just about any imaging file format.
· DrawPlus X5: Digital art becomes easy with this program, which can work with vector illustrations and Flash animations. It works with pressure sensitive tablets and can import, export and edit Acrobat files.
· CraftArtist2: A big bonus is the inclusion of Craft Artist, which has its own photo eidting software and can create professional invitations, carts, certificates and photobooks.