Adobe Creative Cloud

Graphic design and video editing software

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Adobe Creative Cloud Overview

What is Adobe Creative Cloud?

Adobe Creative Cloud is a graphic design and video editing suite that enables businesses to publish print layouts, edit images, manage PDF documents, and collaborate with team members using various mobile and desktop applications. With Adobe Creative Cloud Libraries, enterprises can remotely access, organize, and share creative assets from a centralized repository.

Adobe Creative Cloud lets designers create customizable portfolio websites, access multiple fonts to create projects, and share artwork on Behance. Photographers can utilize Adobe Photoshop to crop, remove, enhance, retouch, or combine images according to individual requirements and create posters, websites, or banners using various built-in editing tools. It helps businesses in the digital media and print industry to design brochures, magazines, reports, books, and flyers, add animations, audio, video, or slideshows in documents, and import SVG files in InDesign.

Adobe Creative Cloud enables businesses to edit videos or films and create designs for mobile applications, games, and websites. Adobe Acrobat DC allows users to create, convert, share, edit, archive, or sign PDF documents and streamline review processes adding comments or annotations in files

Adobe Creative Cloud Overview

Pricing

Starting from
US$19.99/month

Pricing options

Free Trial
Subscription
Value for money

Adobe Creative Cloud is offered across three pricing plans, outlined below. A 7-day free trial is available.
Individuals: $52.99 per month
Students and Teachers: $19.99 per month
Teams: Pricing starts with $33.99 per month
Business: $79.99 per month


Adobe Creative Cloud Features

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Markets
United States
Supported Languages
English

Media

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Adobe Creative Cloud Reviews

Adobe Creative Cloud Reviews

Overall rating
4.7
/
5
Excellent
4899

Very good
1351

Average
212

Poor
30

Terrible
16

Value for Money
4.2
Features
4.7
Ease of Use
4.2
Customer Support
4.2
96% recommended this app
Janosch F.

This ist simply the most versatile, powerful and allround solution you will find

Fantastic value for Money. I can do professional looking Video and Image Work for a fair fee. I can also buy stockmedia along the way for an absolutely fair amount of money. Creative claoud has mature tools for a professional auience and I can simply, only recommend it.


Lea B.

Adobe Creative Cloud Honest Review

Overall, Adobe Creative Cloud is a good software for anyone in the graphic design, animation, film, or any other similar industry. It’s easily manageable, but does take up a considerable amount of space, and does need to be used fairly often in order for you to get your money’s worth.


Verified Reviewer

An expensive exercise in frustration

Adobe Creative Cloud provides the ultimate creative digital toolbox with tools that allow a relative ease of onboarding and a depth of complexity for professionals to grow into over time. Having one place to find, install, update and pay for such a broad Suite of professional products is a boon.

User Interface deficiencies lead to frustration now and then but overall Adobe's product Suite provides a complete set of tools with professional depth and sophistication. Once you've grown used to Adobe's interface (that changes between tools within the suite, in places) you'll find an invaluable set of tools that enable a broad range of capabilities within the creative digital space at a sophisticated, professional level. Some may find the price to be high and in some cases where bugs persist throughout versions of a product I would agree but in general, the level of professional capability explains the high cost.


Verified Reviewer

Great Product, but Costly

Adobe Creative Cloud is undoubtedly leading the industry with its technology. The ease and interchangeability of projects between each application in the suite is a HUGE time saver and has prevented a lot of extra work and headaches.


Avash K.

#1 Design Software in Market

I have been using Adobe Creative Cloud for more than 3 years and it has been the best choice among other competitors for all these 3+ years. The software I use most is Adobe Photoshop and it has helped me a lot in my professional career.

For all the features available in Adobe Creative Cloud - I absolutely love it! If you are a graphic designer, you need Adobe Creative Cloud as it is the #1 graphic designing software available in the market.


Janosch F.
Industry: Human Resources
Company size: 51-200 Employees

This ist simply the most versatile, powerful and allround solution you will find

Used Weekly for 2+ years
Reviewed on 3/12/2019
Review Source: Capterra

Fantastic value for Money. I can do professional looking Video and Image Work for a fair fee. I can also buy stockmedia along the way for an absolutely fair amount of money. Creative claoud has mature tools for a professional auience and I can simply, only recommend it.

Pros

I have worked with the Adobe Products for 20+ years now. I used Photoshop and Adobe flash back as the Internet still ran on steampipes (so to say) and I was a Student. Later I trained other students when working as an Intern at the University, I also worked as aOperator in a Publicity Agency for a while with the Adobe Products. Today, in my solopreneur life I still use it and I must say, somehow Adobe managed to get things right. The Products are bundled in the creative Cloud now. You have the specific tools for what you need to do at hand and this is good because Adobe makes great tools which have matured into powerfull instruments. If you want to do things professionally use this.

Cons

Well Adobe Tools are tools for professionals. This means there is a steep learningcurve and it is not easy. There are serval paradigms you need to understand in the Adobe Way of doing things. If you manage this, you have no issues, especially because these things are done along the same lines in every Adobe product. I could criticize, that the subscription type of approach to monetisation is done in a seductive way, but actually, I always had the feeling of - well it IS worth the money. And it is...just when you plan to interrupt your subscription be sure to think about it because you will not be remembered.

Rating breakdown

Value for Money
Ease of Use
Customer Support

Likelihood to recommend: 10.0/10

Lea B.
Industry: Retail
Company size: 10,000+ Employees

Adobe Creative Cloud Honest Review

Used Monthly for 1+ year
Reviewed on 26/12/2020
Review Source: Capterra

Overall, Adobe Creative Cloud is a good software for anyone in the graphic design, animation, film, or any other similar industry. It’s easily manageable, but does take up a considerable amount of space, and does need to be used fairly often in order for you to get your money’s worth.

Pros

I’ve been using Adobe Creative Cloud for a couple of years now, and I’d say I’ve had a pretty Decent experience. My day job is a retail sales associate, but I make some extra money by doing art commissions, and creating ads. I’ve also used Adobe in my education (I majored in animation at an Arts High school). While it is expensive, I appreciate their student features the most. If you are a college student (which I am now) they offer a student plan. You can use the whole Adobe suite for around $20-30 a month. Each program individually costs much more, and can get very pricey. I mainly use photoshop, animate, and media encoder. However I dabble in the other programs as well. Creative cloud makes it easy to access all of your programs from a small, desktop shortcut (mine appears at the top of my Mac-book computer) and allows you to manage all of your programs at once. My favorite feature is that, since its in the cloud, you have the ability to delete, and reinstall any of the programs you use without loosing all of your data. This is especially essential for me because my computer is constantly low on storage with all the work I do, so I can install and reinstall the Adobe apps when I see fit with just a click of a button and less than a minute.

Cons

The only issues I have with Adobe Creative Cloud is that in it if itself, it takes up a considerable amount of space, andsome of the programs can have a few bugs. However, they do allow you to submit issue reports with the programs, and they issue constant updates (and yearly, they do complete updates on each app to fix their problems). The only thing I do not like about the yearly updates is that they come in the form of entirely new apps, which means you can have photoshop 2018, 2019, and 2020. This CAN be useful though if you need to work on a piece you did years prior on an older software.

Rating breakdown

Value for Money
Ease of Use
Customer Support

Likelihood to recommend: 8.0/10

Verified Reviewer
Industry: Entertainment
Company size: 2-10 Employees

An expensive exercise in frustration

Used Daily for 2+ years
Reviewed on 23/11/2018
Review Source: Capterra

Adobe Creative Cloud provides the ultimate creative digital toolbox with tools that allow a relative ease of onboarding and a depth of complexity for professionals to grow into over time. Having one place to find, install, update and pay for such a broad Suite of professional products is a boon.

User Interface deficiencies lead to frustration now and then but overall Adobe's product Suite provides a complete set of tools with professional depth and sophistication. Once you've grown used to Adobe's interface (that changes between tools within the suite, in places) you'll find an invaluable set of tools that enable a broad range of capabilities within the creative digital space at a sophisticated, professional level. Some may find the price to be high and in some cases where bugs persist throughout versions of a product I would agree but in general, the level of professional capability explains the high cost.

Pros

Moving Adobe's Suite online with Creative Cloud was a great and necessary move. Frequent updates and an easy central repository can be tremendously helpful - updates can be accessed and installed with ease and as you discover the need for other pieces of software, the install is a simple click away via the Creative Cloud app.

Adobe's Suite is *expansive* and has a range of tools of great value to creative digital professionals. To have such a broad spectrum of capability available in one Suite of software tools makes for an invaluable toolbox. Being able to jump out of an edit in Premiere to make tricky edits to an audio file in Audition, adjust an image in Photoshop and bring it in to After Effects to apply FX in 3D space before taking it all back to your Premiere timeline allows for a very efficient workflow.

Cons

The User Interface for Adobe Software is convoluted and frustrating to use. With each update Adobe will occasionally make minor interface changes for reasons that are hard to understand and, either way, increase frustation and decrease the ability to definitively get to grips with the software.

Some bugs persist through multiple versions of Adobe's software which calls into question the high ongoing price for the products where old bugs seem to be glossed over with new features and new bugs crop up regularly, perhaps due to deficiencies in the core engine.

Rating breakdown

Value for Money
Ease of Use
Customer Support

Likelihood to recommend: 0.0/10

Verified Reviewer
Industry: Transportation/Trucking/Railroad
Company size: 2-10 Employees

Great Product, but Costly

Used Daily for 2+ years
Reviewed on 27/10/2020
Review Source: Capterra

Adobe Creative Cloud is undoubtedly leading the industry with its technology. The ease and interchangeability of projects between each application in the suite is a HUGE time saver and has prevented a lot of extra work and headaches.

Pros

I like that the software is constantly being updated. It is nice to not have to worry about whether or not your software is out of date. The wide selection of applications is nice and convenient to have bundled together as well. Being able to choose the option to only pay for specific programs is also nice to have, however, I find all the products very useful, so I pay for the entire suite.

Cons

The recurring monthly fees add up. There used to be a time when you could just buy the software outright, which I honestly prefer.

Rating breakdown

Value for Money
Ease of Use
Customer Support

Likelihood to recommend: 10.0/10

Avash K.
Industry: Information Technology & Services
Company size: 2-10 Employees

#1 Design Software in Market

Used Daily for 2+ years
Reviewed on 14/11/2020
Review Source: Capterra

I have been using Adobe Creative Cloud for more than 3 years and it has been the best choice among other competitors for all these 3+ years. The software I use most is Adobe Photoshop and it has helped me a lot in my professional career.

For all the features available in Adobe Creative Cloud - I absolutely love it! If you are a graphic designer, you need Adobe Creative Cloud as it is the #1 graphic designing software available in the market.

Pros

One subscription - and I get access to 20+ awesome design software. I also get access to stock photographs and other assets which I use regularly as they are of high quality. It's also easy to work on a project with teams as projects are saved online.

The thing I like most about Adobe Creative Cloud is that - it gets updated regularly. Due to regular updates, I can be sure that the features of these software are in accordance with current technologies. I have spent more than 3 years using Adobe Creative Cloud in regular basis - and I can say that I learn something new every week and this has helped me a lot in my professional career.

Cons

Subscription for only one software is expensive and doesn't seem to be suitable for beginners.

We also need a fast performing computer to use most of Adobe software - which is fine looking at the features they offer. However, I think there is room for improvement of performance.

Rating breakdown

Value for Money
Ease of Use

Likelihood to recommend: 10.0/10

User recommendation
8.8/10
Based on 6,508 user ratings
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Adobe Creative Cloud Pricing

Adobe Creative Cloud Pricing

Starting from
US$19.99/month
Free Trial
Subscription
Value for money

Adobe Creative Cloud is offered across three pricing plans, outlined below. A 7-day free trial is available.
Individuals: $52.99 per month
Students and Teachers: $19.99 per month
Teams: Pricing starts with $33.99 per month
Business: $79.99 per month

Adobe Creative Cloud is offered across three pricing plans, outlined below. A 7-day free trial is available.
Individuals: $52.99 per month
Students and Teachers: $19.99 per month
Teams: Pricing starts with $33.99 per month
Business: $79.99 per month

Value for Money
4.2/5
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Adobe Creative Cloud Features

Adobe Creative Cloud Features

API
Accounting Integration
Activity Dashboard
Activity Tracking
Automatic Notifications
Billing & Invoicing
Calendar Management
Customer Database
Customisable Reporting
Data Import/Export
Document Management
Document Storage
Electronic Payments
Inventory Management
Inventory Tracking
Invoice Management
Reminders
Reporting & Statistics
Search Functionality
Third Party Integration
Features
4.7/5
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Additional information for Adobe Creative Cloud

Additional information for Adobe Creative Cloud

Key features of Adobe Creative Cloud

  • Content Management
  • Data Visualization

Adobe Creative Cloud FAQs

Adobe Creative Cloud FAQs

Below are some frequently asked questions for Adobe Creative Cloud.

Q. What type of pricing plans does Adobe Creative Cloud offer?

Adobe Creative Cloud offers the following pricing plans:

Starting from: US$19.99/month

Pricing model: Subscription

Free Trial: Available

Adobe Creative Cloud is offered across three pricing plans, outlined below. A 7-day free trial is available. Individuals: $52.99 per month Students and Teachers: $19.99 per month Teams: Pricing starts with $33.99 per month Business: $79.99 per month

Q. What are the main features of Adobe Creative Cloud?

Adobe Creative Cloud offers the following features:

  • Content Management
  • Data Visualization

Q. Who are the typical users of Adobe Creative Cloud?

Adobe Creative Cloud has the following typical customers:

Small Business, Large Enterprises, Public Administrations, Mid Size Business

Q. What languages does Adobe Creative Cloud support?

Adobe Creative Cloud supports the following languages:

English

Q. What type of pricing plans does Adobe Creative Cloud offer?

Adobe Creative Cloud has the following pricing plans:

Subscription

Q. Does Adobe Creative Cloud support mobile devices?

Adobe Creative Cloud supports the following devices:

Android, iPhone, iPad

Q. What other apps does Adobe Creative Cloud integrate with?

Adobe Creative Cloud integrates with the following applications:

4PACK, Acquia, Animoto, Cage, Deskle, FastDesk, Flexera SaaS Manager, QuickReviewer, Wedia, eTEAM

Q. What level of support does Adobe Creative Cloud offer?

Adobe Creative Cloud offers the following support options:

Forum, Knowledge Base, Online Support, Phone Support, Video Tutorials, FAQs