DTP: Desk-Top Publishing
DTP stands for Desktop Publishing. It is a publishing software used to create high quality printed material for individuals, businesses and organizations. The DTP software provides a good control over design and layout of a page as compared to the word processor.
DTP can be two types:
- Creates electronic pages
- Creates virtual pages
The virtual pages are printed on physical papers such as magazines, books, news paper etc.
Desktop publishing (DTP) is used to publish magazines, books, newspapers, comics etc.
- You can enhance the appearance of page layouts by balancing the contrast, color and space.
- You customize your document according to your business and target audience.
- You can outsource DTP services if you don?t want to buy DTP equipment.
Popular desktop publishing softwares
- Adobe FrameMaker
- Adobe PageMaker
- Adobe InDesign
- Microsoft Office Publisher
- Corel Ventura
- Express Publisher
- Ventura Publisher
- Scribus etc.