For business Create polished, professional layouts without the hassle Precisely lay out and style text, pictures, borders, calendars, and more. Publish in the way that suits your audience best Share pixel-perfect printouts, send professional-quality email publications, or export to industry-standard non-editable formats. Learn more. The most up-to-date version of Microsoft Publisher is always available with an Office subscription. Publisher is the latest classic version of Publisher. It is a one-time purchase that does receive updates.
Overview[ edit ] Publisher is included in higher-end editions of Microsoft Office , reflecting Microsoft's emphasis on the application as an easy-to-use and less expensive alternative to the "heavyweights" with a focus on the small-business market, where firms do not have dedicated design professionals available to make marketing materials and other documents. Publisher supports numerous other file formats, including the Enhanced Metafile EMF format, which is supported on Windows platforms.