There’s an upheaval currently going on in the digital design industry that will cause ripples across the entire web universe as we know it. Early this year, software giant Adobe decided to stop distributing their software under a traditional licensing scheme in order to focus all their efforts on a subscription-based business model.
What does this mean? Previously, if you needed Photoshop in your line of work, all you had to do was buy a license for it, and you get limitless use for your purchase. But under the new scheme, to keep the exact same thing you already paid for, you have to continue paying for it on a regular basis.