Category Archives: Graphics and infographic tools

Tools used to create graphics and infographics. Click on a tool to read the full entry.

58 – Adobe Photoshop

photoshop

Photoshop is a photo imaging tool for both professional and serious amateur photographers as well as graphic and web designers.

Cost: Commercial. Free Trial available
Available: Download
Website: http://www.adobe.com/products/photoshopfamily.html
Categories: graphics/infographics

Ranking on Top 100 Tools for Learning 2015:

  • 2015: 58  2014: 42  2013: 42  2012: 53  2011: –  2010: –  2009: 35  2008: 59=  2007: 50=

Comments from some of those who selected Photoshop as one of their Top Tools 

“Sure, there are other tools, but I’ve been with Photoshop since it’s start.” David Glow, 2015

“Aside from being the most comprehensive image manipulation software on the market, Photoshop has been my primary go-to tool for my photography and still image creation for reports and presentations.” Rob Wiltbank, 2014

81 – Canva

canva

An amazingly simple graphic design tool.

Cost: Free and premium plans
Available: Hosted
Website: https://www.canva.com/
Categories: graphics/infographics

Ranking on Top 100 Tools for Learning 2015:

  • 2015: 81  2014: –  2013: –  2012: –  2011: –  2010: –  2009: –  2008: –  2007: –

Comments from some of those who selected Piktochart as one of their Top Tools 

“I couldn’t believe how easy it was to use – and there are thousands of free fonts and elements.” 2015

93 – Piktochart

piktochart

Piktochart is an easy-to-use design app that requires very little effort to produce beautiful, high quality infographics.

Cost: Free and premium plans
Available: Hosted
Website: http://piktochart.com
Categories: graphics/infographics

Ranking on Top 100 Tools for Learning 2015:

  • 2015: 93  2014: –  2013: –  2012: –  2011: –  2010: –  2009: –  2008: –  2007: –

Comments from some of those who selected Piktochart as one of their Top Tools 

“The customisable themes make it so easy to create a professional looking infographic.” 2015