Adobe Slate


Named App Store Editors’ Choice, Slate lets you turn your next newsletter, report, invitation or travel adventure into a gorgeous visual story that delights readers on any device. Simply tap to select a unique look — beautiful fonts, color and magazine-style design are automatically incorporated. Fluid movement and elegant motion are applied instantly. Share your Slate story link anywhere. Grab attention, increase awareness and inspire action. Stand out.

What Slate Users Say:

“Our WIRED Slate Story, is almost like a mini magazine in its own right, and it couldn’t have been easier to make.”


“A useful and easy way to create text-and-photo-based scrolling web pages, Adobe Slate is a great, free tool for building universally viewable photo galleries, promotional materials, presentations and other communications.”

— CNET, 4/2/15

“Adobe’s been on an iPad app tear recently and is now releasing Adobe Slate so you can make presentations and stories look way more professional.”

— Gizmodo

If you like Slate, you’ll love another member of our family — Adobe Voice. Featured by Apple as one of the Best Apps of 2014, Adobe Voice is a free iPad app that helps you create stunning animated videos – in minutes.


  • Fun, fast and super simple.
  • Just talk or type to add text.
  • Use photos from your own device, your Lightroom library or Creative Cloud files.
  • Pick a layout you love and Slate will make it look great.


  • Just tap on a variety of magazine-style themes for a custom, polished look.

Find a style to fit your story – one tap automatically changes fonts, colors and motion.


Your Slate story looks beautiful on any device – phones, tablets and desktops.

  • Inspire readers to action with buttons that link to: donate now, volunteer or learn more!
  • Share your Slate story link on Twitter, Facebook, email, text message or embed it on your website.

To start creating your Slate, simply sign-up for your free Adobe ID or use your Facebook log-in. Log-in allows us to publish and host your Slate stories, so they will always be associated with you. Adobe ID’s are completely free and don’t require a subscription to Creative Cloud.

Our screenshots include images by Screenshot 1: shaunl — “Spring Sunshine” Screenshot 2: Christine Szeto — “20061126_DHo_baby feet (11)_B&W_ps,” Public Domain Pictures — “baby boy child,”” pixydust8605 — “Playful Baby 8,” Eva — “Baby Blues Blanket” Screenshot 3: Becky Herbert — “Small Original” Screenshot 4: Kip Holcomb — “Merlin” Screenshot 5: Colin Maduzia — “Midday Lounging”


Plan Price Details
Adobe Slate — Make your words and images move Free This app is designed for iPad.
Creative Cloud Storage (20 GB) $1.99 In-app purchase.


August 3, 2015

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