Adobe Spark

Adobe Spark is the integrated web and mobile solution that enables everyone to easily create and share impactful visual stories. The Adobe Spark web app syncs with Spark Page, Spark Post and Spark video iOS mobile apps, allowing users to create, edit and share their visual story from any devices with Spark Page, Spark Post and Spark video iOS mobile apps, allowing users to create, edit and share their visual story from any device. These three design apps allow users to easily create and design visual content that can be used for businesses, education, social media marketers, and so much more.

Platform: Web
Cost: Free

Adobe Spark

Adobe Spark Apps

Adobe Spark is a free integrated web and mobile solution that enables everyone to easily create and share impactful visual stories. The three apps in Adobe Spark include Spark Page, Spark Post and Spark Video. With unlimited hosting provided by Adobe free of charge, you can start your project on an iPad and continue editing on your laptop or desktop computer. Spark formats can also be used together if you desire and content can be published public or private.

Spark Page

Spark Page turns stories into modern, professional, attention-grabbing web pages. Using Page, you can bring words and images together creatively, turning assignments, reports and presentations into engaging visual stories. A variety of layouts are available to add text. Add your own images or pick one from thousands of free images. The professional themes, beautiful fonts, magasine-style design and motion transforms the story, and delivers a responsive web page that looks great on any device.

Spark Post

Spark Post enable you to create stunning social graphics in seconds. Add images, text and transform you creation by applying design filter that provide new layouts, color palettes, typography stoyels and photo filters. When you’re done, save your creation, or share it with family and friends via e-mail, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and more.

Spark Video

Spark Video lets you turn your story into a captivating animated narrated video in just minutes. Presenting a report, explaining a concept in class, or telling a personal story has never been easier. Pick from thousands of beautiful, iconic images (or use your own) to illustrate your ideas. Select a design theme and supporting music. Spark automatically incorporates cinema-quality animation; just tap play and view it on any device or browser. Then, share with friends, family, and the world.


Access/Download to Adobe Spark Mobile Apps

Adobe Spark is available free of charge to everyone. The apps do require an Adobe login. Logins are used to sync content across devices as well as to backup content to Adobe cloud storage.

Platform Requirements

  • The Adobe Spark web application runs on Windows 7 or newer, and Mac OS X.
    Supported web browsers are Chrome 36 or newer, Firefox 31 or newer, Safari 7
    or newer, Internet Explorer 11 or newer, and Microsoft Edge.
  • Chromebooks are supported by Adobe Spark.
  • The iOS apps will run on any iPhone or iPad running iOS 8 or newer

Login Options

You must have an Adobe ID to login Adobe Spark. If you do not have an Adobe ID, you will need to establish one. 

Establish an Adobe account:

  1. Go to
  2. Click Sign in.
  3. Select Get an Adobe ID
  4. Sign up using your VCU email account.
  5. Log in the
  6. Sign in using your Adobe ID.

Spark Mobile Apps

Adobe Spark mobile apps are only available at the App Store for Apple devices. 

Training and Support

Adobe Spark is any easy to use web app that syncs with Spark Page, Spark Post and Spark Video iOS mobile apps. To help you become familiar with Adobe Spark, here are a few resources to get you up to speed. Adobe provides the support.

Training Resources


Adobe provides documentation on the use of Spark through their support questions.