Excellent thoughts from my good friend, J.L. Pattison about the differences between Pages vs. Word for use on iPads.
Below is my comparison of these apps in nine categories. My hope is that this review will be a help to you.
1). APPEARANCE: COLOR SCHEME
Personally, I prefer Word’s blue and white theme over Page’s orange and white theme.
2). APPEARANCE: DOCUMENT FILES
Pages uses a thumbnail view on their document home screen, which, in my opinion, is easier to work with and visually more appealing.
3). PLACEMENT OF FUNCTION KEYS
Word places all of its function keys across the top of the document like it does on its desktop version. Those familiar with Word on the desktop will feel right at home with Word on the iPad. Additionally, Word spells…
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