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Quark 8 versus InDesign CS4 – a review

Mac User UK (13th March issue) did a comparison review of Quark 8 versus InDesign CS4. It concludes: "The question of which to buy is a tricky one. Certainly, XPress 8 will give the Adobe team something to worry about for their next release – but it's about time they had some real competition….There are […]

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Quark 8: AKA “InDesign killer”?

“Quark Strikes Back” reads the dramatic headline on the cover of  MacUser magazine (6 June 2008) It says: “We didn’t expect to feel like this, XPress 8 seems like a product that will get people excited about DTP once more.” A few years ago the canteen at Quark HQ in Denver had one dish on […]

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QuarkXPress 5 is free again…on your marks, get set…

QuarkXPress 5.01 is on the free DVD that comes with the current issue of Computer Shopper, available in most newsagents in the UK in December for around £4.99. It has on the cover: "Perfect PCs". You normally have to get a registration code by visiting the website mentioned in the mag. and you often need […]

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InDesign CS3 or Quark 7 – which is biggest and best?

It’s time to update the post: InDesign or Quark – which has largest market share in UK newspaper / magazine publishing?  What’s the most widely used DTP software in UK magazine publishing? As part of an analysis of modern magazine production methods, I asked a group of 20 students to each interview a magazine editor […]

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