Free and opensource desktop publishing software Scribus with modern professional features like CMYK and spot color, separations, ICC color and PDF creating for commercial use.
Free and opensource desktop publishing software Scribus with modern professional features like CMYK and spot color, separations, ICC color and PDF creating for commercial use. The software has many support options which let the publishers gain the best possible outcome. Scribus also has a huge user community where novice and professionals may get / seek help through forum, mailing list, IRC, wiki in several languages or even contracted support. Scribus documentation includes Tutorials, How-Tos and articles on DTP.
The aspect that's most easily to understand: The software is Free. You don't have to pay us a dime.
Professionals and amateurs are producing top-quality publications with Scribus, which is why the list of the Scribus success stories keeps growing year after year.
Scribus-produced PDF files are RIP-ready. Scribus PDFs are being constantly tested on both cutting edge printing house equipment and low-budget printers. The Scribus Team makes it its highest priority to respond to PDF generation inquiries without delay. Scribus was the first software to support several new generations of Adobe's PDF specifications well ahead of the commercial software.
This version of Scribus is for windows 32 bit operating system but Scribus has editions for windows 64 bit, Mac OS X, OS/2 Warp 4, eComStation, Haiku, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, PC-BSD, Solaris and OpenIndiana which are available to download for free on the download page of the Scribus website.