Scribus is a desktop publishing (DTP) application. It is known for its broad feature set of page layout features and is comparable to leading applications such as Adobe PageMaker, PagePlus, QuarkXPress and Adobe InDesign.

Scribus is designed for flexible layout and typesetting, and the ability to prepare files for professional quality image setting equipment. It can also create animated and interactive PDF presentations and forms. Example uses include writing small newspapers, brochures, newsletters, posters and books.

Similar applications: 
Adobe PageMaker, PagePlus, QuarkXPress, Adobe InDesign