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Adobe Creative Cloud Express Overview

  1. Adobe Creative Cloud Express User Guide
  2. Introduction
    1. Adobe Creative Cloud Express Overview
    2. Adobe Creative Cloud Express system requirements
    3. Keyboard shortcuts | Adobe Creative Cloud Express
    4. Adobe Creative Cloud Express | Frequently asked questions
    5. Release Notes
  3. Create and edit graphics, photos, and videos
    1. Getting started with Creative Cloud Express templates
    2. Create a web page using Creative Cloud Express
    3. Create a video using Creative Cloud Express
    4. Animate texts and photos
  4. Create and manage brands
    1. How to create and manage your brand in Creative Cloud Express
    2. Learn how to manage shared brands and branding assets in Creative Cloud Express
    3. Using Custom fonts in Creative Cloud Express
  5. Quick action
    1. Resize your images using quick action
    2. Remove background from your images using quick action
    3. Convert your images to JPG or PNG using quick action
    4. Trim your video using quick action
    5. Resize your video using quick action
    6. Convert to GIF using quick action
    7. Crop video using quick action
    8. Learn how to Convert PDF and Export PDF using quick action
    9. FAQ | Quick actions
  6. Publish and share
    1. Collaborating and sharing on Adobe Creative Cloud Express
    2. Hosting your Creative Cloud Express projects
    3. Creating and using Creative Cloud Libraries
    4. Transferring projects between accounts
    5. Privacy and permissions
  7. Creative Cloud Express on mobile
    1. Adobe Creative Cloud Express for iOS
    2. Adobe Creative Cloud Express for Android
    3. Manage Adobe Creative Cloud Express subscriptions on iOS
    4. Manage Adobe Creative Cloud Express subscriptions on Android
    5. Manage Adobe Creative Cloud Express subscriptions on Samsung Galaxy Store
  8. Creative Cloud Express for Education
    1. Adobe Creative Cloud Express for Education
    2. Teachers- all you need to know about Creative Cloud Express for Education
    3. Students- all you need to know about Creative Cloud Express for Education

Now anyone can easily make standout social graphics, flyers, logos, and more with all-new Adobe Creative Cloud Express. Available on web and mobile.

Creative Cloud Express makes it easy to get started with tons of professionally designed templates and assets for social media content, logos, and more. Feel like you’ve got the help of a trusted designer in your corner with the entire Adobe Stock* royalty-free photo collection plus a full library of Adobe Fonts at your fingertips.

Create anything you need with intuitive tools that let you remove backgrounds, animate text, add your brand, and so much more. With just a few taps you can resize content for any social media site and add Adobe Photoshop quality effects in a snap.

Keep your creativity flowing with apps and services made for easy collaboration and sharing. Share logos, fonts, and other brand elements with your team, and print and share PDF documents with features powered by Adobe Acrobat — so you can always put your best work forward.

*Creative Cloud Express membership required. The Adobe Stock photo collection does not include Premium or editorial content. Limited Adobe Stock functionality available in web page and video features.

What's included with Creative Cloud Express membership?

With the Free plan, you can use Creative Cloud Express for free with limited content and features. With the free trial, you can get access to all the premium content and features of the Premium plan. Start a free trial to try it out. 

Use the following table to see what's offered in the Free and Premium plans.

Free plan

Premium plan 

Apps

Free version of Creative Cloud Express
  • Creative Cloud Express app (web and mobile)
  • Premiere Rush (desktop and mobile)
  • Photoshop Express (mobile)
  • Spark Video (mobile)
  • Spark Page (mobile)

Services

2 GB cloud storage

Adobe Portfolio + 100 GB of cloud storage + Premium support

Content

Thousands of templates, design assets, and Adobe Fonts. A limited collection of royalty-free Adobe Stock free collection photos.

All premium templates and design assets including the entire collection of over 160 million royalty-free Adobe Stock photo collection* photos from within the Creative Cloud Express app.

 

*Creative Cloud Express membership required. The Adobe Stock photo collection does not include Premium or editorial content. Limited Adobe Stock functionality available in web page and video features.

Collaboration

  • Create unlimited projects and share them with your team.
  • Create unlimited projects and share them with your team.
  • Manage and share your templates and assets with Creative Cloud Libraries.

Features

  • Basic editing features and photo effects including remove background and animate
  • Basic and premium editing features like refine cutout, resize, and graphic groups.
  • Over 20,000 licensed Adobe Fonts, curved type, grids, and font pairs.
  • Add your branding, logo, colors, and fonts in one tap.
  • Convert & export to and from PDFs and other file types.
  • Create on both web and mobile.

Create standout content in no time

With Creative Cloud Express you have everything you need to create social media graphics, flyers, logos, posters, advertisements, banners, business cards, and more. Projects are synced across the web and mobile apps so you can work anywhere.

Use our professionally designed templates and content.

With Creative Cloud Express, you don't have to create content from scratch. Use our professional, on-trend templates, photos, fonts, icons, and design assets to get you started. Then go on to add animations and effects to make your content pop.

Quickly edit and customize.

Our quick actions will help you intelligently edit photos and videos. You can also create PDFs and convert from PDFs in one quick action.

Create professional content for your business.

Want to create exciting imagery to promote your business or company? The branding features of Creative Cloud Express enable you to upload your brand assets and apply your fonts, colors, and logos to any project in a single tap.

Work better together.

Collaborate with others and get to the finish line faster. Share brand assets with your team to ensure consistency and on-brand content. You can also use the power of Libraries to share assets and templates with others.

Creative Cloud Express for Work & Fun

For both business and personal use, look at these awesome things you can create with Creative Cloud Express in an instant.

Logos

Select from various options for fonts, colors, styles, and icons, and then instantly publish your logo to debut your brand.

If you are short on ideas, explore our logo template library to kickstart your creativity.

Banners

Make custom banners for social media, websites, emails, and any other online platform. 

All banners can be resized to fit the platform dimensions you need. It’s fun and easy to create personalized banners just for you, your brand, mood, or aesthetic.

Instagram Stories

Explore templates, upload your photos, and design Instagram stories for any of your creative needs.

Creative Cloud Express has built-in photo editing functions, which also makes it the perfect tool for editing and refining photos.

Instagram posts

Fill your Instagram feed with eye-catching content with the help of Creative Cloud Express.

Explore templates, upload your photos, and design Instagram posts in various sizes for any of your creative needs.

Flyers

Design all types of custom flyers using our editable templates. 

A library of customizable flyers allows you to share your cause with others through thoughtfully and professionally designed templates for every theme.

Advertisements

Unique and creative advertisements help promote your business, keep customers engaged, and grow your clientele.

With our professional templates, you can create attention-grabbing ads with your logo, branding, and fonts. 

YouTube channel art

If you’re using a YouTube channel to upload and share video content, you can make your channel look professional — and uniquely you — by creating and adding channel art.

Use Creative Cloud Express to brand your channel and entice users to watch your videos and become subscribers.

How much does Adobe Creative Cloud Express cost?

The Adobe Creative Cloud Express Free plan, both for web and mobile applications are free.

The Premium plan is the full version of the app, which includes all premium features and lets you create branded stories with your own logo, colors, and fonts. It is included with most Adobe Creative Cloud plans, or available for purchase as a stand-alone plan either on the Adobe website or via in-app purchase in the mobile applications.

To try our full set of premium features, sign up for a free trial. *

Start free trial | FAQ

Creative Cloud Express for Education, Enterprise & Teams

Creative Cloud Express for Education, which includes Creative Cloud Express, Premiere Rush, Photoshop Express, Spark Video, and Spark Page, is free to use for students and educators and designed to work within Adobe's standard data privacy protections and other features designed for the education context.

Colleges and universities with Creative Cloud All Apps for Higher Education get access to Creative Cloud Express, Spark Video, and Spark Page.

Creative Cloud Express makes it easy to foster powerful creative learning experiences. Students and teachers can use Creative Cloud Express to create photo essays, trip reports, student portfolios, classroom newsletters, athletics announcements, and more!

Creative Cloud Express is available for Teams and Enterprise. 

Get Creative Cloud Express

You can use Creative Cloud Express on the web, or on your mobile device. Depending on your plan, your projects can also be synced between your web and your mobile device. So, you can access projects created on:

  1. See the system requirements.
  2. On web, access Creative Cloud Express here.
  3. Download Creative Cloud Express on your devices: iOS | Android.

If you are an Adobe Creative Cloud subscriber, be sure to sign in using the same login that you use for Creative Cloud, that way you’ll get access to the full version of the applications.

Have more questions?

  • Get answers to common queries on the Creative Cloud Express plan.
  • For feature requests, to vote for existing ideas or submit a new idea, visit our UserVoice forum.
  • Visit our community to share ideas, inspire, or get answers from our experts.
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