5 Years of ProDesignTools: Our Most Popular Adobe Posts and Tips
This week we’re celebrating our 5th anniversary here at PDT, and proud of it! So it seems the perfect time to put together a comprehensive review of the best and most-shared articles and resources published here since our site launched in 2009.
These are the top posts that consistently have the highest readership on our site, month after month, covering all major Adobe software products… They’re broken out by topic below in case you’ve missed any, or are new here – so bookmark, share, and enjoy!
Free Adobe Books
- Adobe CC & CS6 Design Basics, Free! Download 202-Page Book
- Free 76-Page Book! Get the Adobe Lightroom 5 Tutorial Guide
- Download Ten CS6 eBooks — Over 1,000 Pages of Free Training
- Get Free How-to Books: Acrobat X + XI Pro Tutorial Guides
- Learn Adobe Dreamweaver CC + CS6 – Download New Book
- Free! Get Dozens of Great Adobe Books at No Cost, All Products
Creative Cloud (CC)
- New CC 2014 Release Now Available – What You Need to Know
- Compare Versions: What’s New in the CC Release vs. CS6?
- Are Adobe CC Files Backwards Compatible with CS6?
- Creative Cloud or Creative Suite 6 – Which Should You Buy?
- What’s the Difference Between CC for Teams vs. Individuals?
- The 10 Most Common Myths About Creative Cloud
- Adobe Releases CS6 – Now Shipping plus Download Free Trials
- What’s the Difference Between CS6 vs. CS5 vs. CS4 vs. CS3?
- Adobe CS6 Video Tutorials – 30 Hours of Free Online Training
- How to Save/Open CS6 Files on CS5, CS4 or CS3 – and Vice Versa
- Complete Creative Suite 6 System Requirements, for Windows/Mac
- 130 Hours of Free Training & Tutorials from Adobe MAX 2013
- Download Free 214-Page Book on Adobe Photoshop & Digital Design
- The New Photoshop Photography Plan – PS + LR for $10/Month
- Photoshop Playbook: The 25 Most Helpful Photoshop Tutorials Ever
- Learn How to Use Photoshop CS6 Free: The Top 10 Techniques
- Acrobat XI (11) Is Now Shipping: What’s New and Improved?
- Over Two Hours of Free New Adobe Acrobat XI Video Tutorials
- Free Book on Printing in Acrobat, Photoshop, InDesign & Illustrator
- Compare Versions: Differences Between Acrobat XI vs. X vs. 9
- Learn How to Use Lightroom Free: The Top 10 Techniques
- What’s New in Adobe Lightroom 5? Compare Versions vs. LR4
- Four Hours of Free Tutorials for Lightroom, plus Other Resources
- What’s the Difference: Photoshop vs. Lightroom vs. Elements?
- Download Free Photoshop/Premiere Elements Books (185 Pages)
- What’s the Difference Between Elements 11 vs. 10, 9, 8, and 7?
- Free Photoshop Elements Tutorials – 3-Hour Video Course
- Learn Video Editing! Free Premiere Elements Tutorials [2 Hours]
Students & Teachers
- How to Save up to 70% with Adobe’s Education Versions
- Download Free Adobe CS6 Courses for Students & Teachers
- Adobe Extends 70% Discount on Creative Cloud for Education
- What Are the Limitations of the Student & Teacher Editions?
Direct Download Links
- All-New Adobe CC Direct Download Links
- Creative Suite 6 Downloads: All Direct Links
- Direct Download Links for Adobe Acrobat XI
- Photoshop/Premiere Elements 12 Direct Links
- Direct Download Links for Adobe Lightroom 5
- Adobe Captivate 8 Direct Download Links
- How to Extend Adobe Free Trials to 60 Days Long, Instead of 30 Days
- How Many Computers Can You Install and Run Your Adobe Products On?
- How to Move Adobe Software Between Systems, or from Windows to Mac
- How to Legally Transfer Adobe Products Between Two Parties or People
- See the Complete Online Documentation (PDF) for All Major Adobe Tools
- How to Join Adobe’s Creative Cloud for Free
- Adobe Gives Away FREE Full Edge Animate 1.5 Tool + 500 Free Web Fonts
- Why You Should Never Buy Adobe Software through eBay or Amazon Marketplace
- All Current Top Adobe Coupon Codes & Discount Promotions, Updated Weekly
- Adobe Ends Creative Cloud & Suite, Announces New ‘Creative Treat’ (April Fools!)
What’s missing? Anything that you’d like us to cover? Any burning questions you’ve got on Adobe applications? Just let us know in the comments below and we’ll get you answers…
It’s been a great five years so far, and we’re looking forward to an even better (and bigger) next five years!