Best Desktop Publishing Software for 2011

SoftwareInReview looked at the top desktop publishing software products for home use. Listed below are the top five desktop publishing software solutions for 2011. Each program was ranked based on ease of installation, user friendliness, and availability of help/support.

The table below provides an overall rating given to each program.  A short review of each program along with a link to the manufacturer’s web site can be accessed by clicking on the links provided.

Note: If you are looking for a high-end, professional-grade desktop publishing software tool,  this category is not evaluated here. Two candidates for the high end are Adobe InDesign CS4 and QuarkXpress. These packages offer professional capabilities.  Adobe InDesign CS4 ntegrates with Photoshop, Dreamweaver, but has a steep learning curve.

Best Desktop Publishing Software for 2011

Desktop Publishing Software
Price Full Review Go To Site Ease of Use Effectiveness Help/ Support Overall Rating
Page Plus X5
$74.99 Review Order 5 5 5
Print Artist Platinum
$49.95 Review Order 5 5 4.5
The Print Shop 2.0 Professional
$39.99 Review Order 5 4.5 4.5
Microsoft Publisher 2010 $79.99 Review Order 4.5 5 3.5
PrintMaster Platinum 18.1 $14.99 Review Order 4 4 4.5

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