Creative Web-based Applications


Are you interested in software that can supplement or substitute those found in the Adobe Creative Cloud suite? If so, please review our curated list of creative web-based tools that will allow you and your students to develop audio, graphic, photo, and film projects.



AudioMass is a free, open source, web-based audio and waveform Editor. It runs entirely in the browser--no plugins required! AudioMass perform operations such as fade in, cut, trim, change the volume, and apply a plethora of audio effects.

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Canva is a graphic design platform, used to create social media graphics, presentations, posters, documents and other visual content. The app includes pre-designed templates that you can customize and edit for your students projects.

Screenshot displaying an example of how to use fotor to visually enhance photos


Fotor is a free online photo editor that allows you to edit photos. Fotor's free online photo editing tools enable users to crop photos, resize images, and add effects/filters, text, and graphics in just a few clicks.

Screenshot displaying how Pixlr tools to improve defects in a user's image


Pixlr is a cloud-based set of image editing tools and utilities, including a number of photo editors and a photo sharing service. The platform can be used on desktop and also smartphones and tablets via mobile application.

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Figma is a web-based graphics editing and user interface design app. It allows users to create wireframing for websites, design mobile app interfaces, prototype designs, craft social media posts, among other things.



Clipchamp is a free online video editor that allows users to create and edit any existing video content.