When listing and describing five apps for .... whatever task, it would be helpful to list "How tos" for simple tasks in more complex programs. For example, I would rather learn how to do a few more basic tasks in GIMP than how to use some less powerful and less known program that won't do as much in total. I can continue to build skills in GIMP without ever having to switch to another graphics program at some point (at least for most tasks). I can't outgrow it.
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