What is Penpot?\t\t \t\tPenpot is a design and prototyping platform by Kaleidos. Its biggest competitors are Figma and Adobe XD.Penpot's key differentiating factors and elements include:It is open-source.It is free.Its native format is SVGIt is browser-based.\t\t \t\t\tWhat is the hype about Penpot?\t\t \t\tSince Adobe's acquisition of Figma, some Figma users and designers who traditionally shun Adobe's suites of products have been trying to find an alternative.And they found Penpot, an open-source alternative. The company secured a new round of funding in September 2022 and reported that new sign-ups increased by 5600% following the Figma deal. \t\t \t\t\tHow to use Penpot?\t\t \t\t\t \t\tPenpot is easy to use. Simply register an account and start using it!As it is open source, if you would like to host Penpot in your own environment, you can consider using platforms such as Elestio or Docker.\t\t \t\t\tFeatures of Penpot\t\t \t\t\tInteractions\t\t \t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t \t\tPenpot is designed for interactive prototyping. You are able to customize flows and animations for your prototypes using Penpot. \t\t \t\t\tTemplate and library\t\t \t\t\t \t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t \t\tPenpot has some useful templates and libraries. However, as it is still relatively new, it does not have the scale of Figma and does not offer any plugins too.\t\t \t\t\tExport\t\t \t\tPenpot currently supports export as a Penpot file (.penpot), standard file (.svg + .json), or PDF artboards.\t\t \t\t\tWork as a team\t\t \t\tSame as Figma, you can view and work together as a team with Penpot.