Penpot

  • Penpot is a design and prototyping platform by Kaleidos. Its biggest competitors are Figma and Adobe XD
  • Key differentiate factors
    • Free
    • Open-source
    • Native format- svg
    • Browser based
  • Since Adobe’s acquisition of Figma, some Figma users and designers who traditionally shun Adobe’s suites of products have been trying to find an alternative.
  • It is very easy to use. Simply register an account and sign in
  • Some features
    • Interactions
      • Flow and animations
    • Template and Library
      • Since it is still new, it doesn’t have as many plugins as Figma.
    • Export
      • Exports as a Penpot file, SVG, pdf, and JSON
    • Work as a team
      • Like Figma, users can work together using different devices through the platform.