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Scribus desktop publishing: The Right Tool for the Job?

Scribus Splash Screen

By Jack Wallen

The open source Scribus application does almost everything the costlier alternatives do, but at zero cost. It's reliable, flexible, and very user friendly.

Read a concise summary of Scribus' strengths and weaknesses.

Let's take a look to see just how simple creating a pdf document can be with Scribus. This is what you see as Scribus starts up. Start up time will vary depending upon how many fonts you have installed on your system.

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Jack Wallen is an award-winning writer for TechRepublic and Linux.com. He’s an avid promoter of open source and the voice of The Android Expert. For more news about Jack Wallen, visit his website getjackd.net.