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Adobe Muse is an applications build from the ground up with one aim only, which is building a webpage without any prior knowledge to programming. It specifically caters for designers with a print background. The difference between a content management system like WordPress and Adobe Muse is that WordPress is used to create dynamic websites while Adobe Muse visual interface and tools allow users to design and deploy simple, static websites.

Learning Adobe Muse is helpful for web designers/developers as it’s a useful asset/tool in their toolbox, it’s also very useful for entrepreneurs and small business owners as it allows them to create an online presence without any prior knowledge to programming.

The aim of this post is to present and compare between free online sources that beginners can rely on to learn Adobe Muse, the sources stated here are full-structured courses that beginners can follow along so you won’t find a link to a single article or a reply in a forum post.

If you just want the bottom line (the road map to learn Adobe Muse) and you don’t wish to read the entire article then go to the “Bottom Line” section at the end of the article.

Getting Started with Adobe Muse from Scratch

Adobe Website

Adobe Website is the first free online outlet where beginners can start learning Adobe Muse through video tutorials, Adobe is the company developing Muse. You don’t have to register to have access to the training.

Structure: The training is divided into 3 main sections, each section is divided into sub-sections and each of these sub-sections is divided into lesson/lessons that covers the various topics/tools in Adobe Muse.

Interface: The interface is simple, click on the main section you’re interested in and then select the lesson you want to start learning from the sub-section menu, you’ll then be directed to the page where the video lesson resides.

1 - Adobe website Muse trainingNow, the pros and cons:

Pros

  1. Free.
  2. The training is well-structured for beginners.
  3. The training not only covers beginners topics but it also covers intermediate as well as advanced topics.

Cons

  1. The training isn’t well-organized for beginners.

Verdict: This is the best outlet where beginners can start learning Adobe Muse online through video tutorials.

museGrid

museGrid is the second free online outlet where beginners can start learning Adobe Muse through video tutorials, you don’t have to register to have access to the training.

Structure: The training is divided into 19 video lessons, each lesson covers certain topics in Adobe Muse.

Interface: The interface is very simple, just click on the lesson you’re interested in and you’ll be directed to the page where the video lesson resides.

2 - museGrid Adobe Muse trainingNow, the pros and cons:

Pros

  1. Free.
  2. The training is well-organized for beginners.
  3. The training covers the basics beginners should be familiarized with in order to start using Adobe Muse.

Cons

  1. The training doesn’t cover as many topics as the first outlet.

Verdict: This is an excellent outlet where beginners can start learning Adobe Muse online through video tutorials.

Graphic Designer Tips

Graphic Designer Tips is the third free online outlet where beginners can start learning Adobe Muse through video tutorials, you don’t have to register to have access to the training.

Structure: The training is divided into 16 video lessons, each video lesson covers a certain topic/topics in Adobe Muse.

Interface: The interface is quite simple, just click on the lesson you’re interested in and you’ll be directed to the page where the video lesson resides, click on the video lesson and the video will start right away.

 3 - Graphic Designer Tips Adobe Muse trainingNow, the pros and cons:

Pros

  1. Free.
  2. The training covers the basics beginners should be familiarized with in order to start using Adobe Muse.

Cons

  1. The training isn’t well-organized (poorly) for beginners.

Verdict: This is a good outlet where beginners can start learning Adobe Muse online through video tutorials.

Muse Themes

Muse Theme is the fourth free online outlet where beginners can start learning Adobe Muse through video tutorials, you don’t have to register to have access to the training.

Structure: The training is divided into 50 video lessons, each video lesson covers certain topics/tools in Adobe Muse.

Interface:The interface is very simple, just click on the lesson you’re interested in and the video will pop-up in a new window where you can start from there.

4 - muse themes Adobe Muse trainingNow, the pros and cons:

Pros

  1. Free.
  2. The training covers many topics beginners should be familiarized with in order to start using Adobe Muse.

Cons

  1. There’s no real structure or organization for this training, they just a large collection of tutorials.

Verdict: Verdict: This is a good outlet to learn Adobe Muse online through video tutorials, but it’s not suitable for complete beginners.

Bottom Line

The recipe for learning Adobe Muse:

  1. Adobe Website is the best outlet for beginners to start learning Adobe Muse through video tutorial.
  2. There are other free online outlets like Muse Resources and Terry White YouTube channel that weren’t stated in this post as these outlets aren’t very suitable for complete beginners.

Remember that the first step is always the toughest step, and the aim of this post is to provide you with resources that will help you take your first step in learning Adobe Muse.