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The latest Publishing software reviews at PC Advisor. Publishing software user reviews, ratings, buying advice and price comparison

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  • Acrobat 7.0 Professional

    More than a decade ago Adobe came up with the concept of the PDF, or portable document format. The idea was to create a digital page that could be opened by anyone…

    £464 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • ScanSoft PDF Converter Professional 3.0

    This recently updated package is in essence, a bundle of ScanSoft's PDF Create 3.0 and PDF Converter 3.0. The basic deal remains the same - PDF Converter Professional…

    £70 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • TurboDemo 6.0 Professional

    At first glance, it's easy to mistake TurboDemo for a slightly advanced version of screen- grabbing software such as SnagIt or the venerable Lotus ScreenCam. Five…

    £499 inc VAT

    Score - 5 out of 10

  • Serif PagePlus 11.0

    For most of its life, budget page-layout program Serif PagePlus offered competition to the equally cheap and cheerful Microsoft Publisher. But version 11.0 of this…

    £100 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • eXPert PDF Pro 4.0

    Adobe offers tools to help create and edit PDFs, but they are expensive and can be hard to master. Several developers have produced cheaper solutions.

    £40 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • ABBYY PDF Transformer 2.0 Pro

    With a powerful OCR engine, PDF Transformer converts PDFs into editable Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio documents.

    £59 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Adobe Acrobat Professional 8.0

    Using Acrobat Professional, PDFs can be created from a range of document types and merged into a single continuous document that you scroll through sequentially.

    £464 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Serif PagePlus X2

    Serif's PagePlus has grown up over the past few years, moving away from its cheap and cheerful roots to provide a semi-professional alternative to products such as…

    £100 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • InDesign CS3

    InDesign CS3 promises a smoother layout and production workflow punctuated with some newfound, dramatic creative capabilities.

    £719 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Illustrator CS3

    There are plenty of compelling reasons to upgrade to the CS3 version of Illustrator. Adobe has made some significant interface changes, updated important components…

    £163 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Expression Blend

    Microsoft Expression Blend is a little hard to describe. It's a design tool for creating XAML application interfaces, mainly for programs that run on .Net 3.0 and the…

    £250 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Adobe After Effects CS3 Professional

    Adobe has raised the bar for motion-graphics and animation production software with its release of After Effects CS3 Professional.

    £245 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Serif Desktop Publishing Suite 2008

    Serif Desktop Publishing Suite 2008 does exactly what it claims to, pulling together everything that you need to create a professional publication, be it for print or…

    £50 inc VAT

    Score - 10 out of 10

  • Google AdSense

    If you run pay-per-click ads provided by search engines such as Google and Yahoo on your website. You'll earn money every time a visitor clicks on an ad. Google…

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Apple iWork '08

    With iWork '08, the latest generation of its office suite, Apple has given Mac users a powerful alternative to Microsoft's Office for Mac.

    £54 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • CorelDraw Graphics Suite X4

    The 14th version of CorelDraw Graphics Suite sees the established graphics suite with significant and practical new features.

    £386 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Microsoft Word 2008

    Word gets several major enhancements in Office 2008, the first version of Microsoft’s productivity suite to run natively on both PowerPC- and Intel-based Macs.

    £350 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Nuance PDF Converter Pro 5.0 review

    Should you need to invest in a PDF-conversion tool, Nuance's PDF Converter Pro 5.0 impressed us with its ease of use and outstanding accuracy.

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Adobe Acrobat 9.0 review

    With the new Acrobat 9.0, Adobe adds features that elevate Acrobat to a potential must-have application for business and individuals alike.

    £311 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Adobe Acrobat.com beta review

    Adobe Acrobat.com offers an array of services to help businesses share and collaborate on documents. It also supports basic web conferencing (including desktop…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

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