Jul 27, 2013
The Frontenac News art department can prepare your advertisements and images for you at a nominal cost. If you choose to edit your images yourself, below are some freeware programs that can help. The programs work on all platforms and are free to use.
All recommended software is Open Source (Free for use and distribution)
- Gimp: Photo editor http://www.gimp.org/downloads/
- Open Office: An office suite with word processing, drawing, spread sheet and presentation software, capable of reading and writing Word formats http://www.openoffice.org/
- Inkscape: Vector based drawing program http://www.inkscape.org/download/?lang=en
- Kompozer: HTML editor featuring style sheets http://www.kompozer.net/download.php
- Scribus: Desktop Publisher capable of writing press quality PDF http://www.scribus.net/