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  • Latest Version

    Padlet 12.0.0 LATEST

  • Review by

    Juan Garcia

  • Operating System

    Windows 10 / Windows 11

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Padlet is an intuitive productivity tool that enables you and your friends to easily collect, arrange, and share bookmarks and notes. While bookmark managers can be found in many shapes and forms, It is a unique creation that enables its users to also infuse a great measure of creativity and design into the procedure of content acquisition.

This includes the creation of not only of ordinary bookmark lists (to-do lists, timelines, lesson plans, reminders, inspiration boards) but also visually stylish creations used for self-promotion, schoolwork, and work content (portfolios, real estate listings, timelines, collecting feedback, presentations, development notes, collaborative note-taking, and more).

Instead of dry and plain-looking bookmark listings, Padlet for Windows 11/10 presents to users a blank canvas where they can place and organize collected web items (bookmarks, images, audio recordings, selfies, uploaded documents and many others), drag & drop them to the desired location, add your personalized notes, and make the entire canvas presentable and intuitive. The end-product will be a beautiful board, document, or webpage that is ready for sharing.

This process of arranging the canvas does not need to be a solitary procedure. You can invite friends to help you populate the canvas, and when it is finished you can share them with friends, co-workers, or anyone else. Because of its focus on collaboration and sharing, It has become a very useful tool for creating anything between short notes, bookmark lists, grocery shopping lists, to more school or professional presentations such as portfolios, business plans, and more.

It can be easily used by students, teachers, professionals, and home users who want to better organize their collected online content, their thoughts, recommendations, and ideas, and share those creations with other people.

Even if you are working on your Padlet alone, the mere amount of possibilities can unlock creativity in you.

Installation and Use

It comes in an app package that is truly minimal in size, which will serve as an intermediary between your web browser and web app that is accessible from any browser.
It is important to note that Padlet for Windows PC is not a browser extension that is accessible via browser toolbar (you can find Padlet Mini for that), but a Chrome App that will be added to the list of your browser apps. You can click on the Chrome App icon or enter “chrome://apps/” destination in your address bar, and access the app from there, click on its icon and easily add new online resources to your canvases, manage the position of items on canvases, add contributors or share.

Creation of new canvases is easy, and developers promote the use of four simple steps – picking of a base style or template, inviting of other people that can help you in real-time with comments and content, posting and arranging of content, and finally sharing of the app with your colleagues, friends or family.

  • Visual-focused bookmark and content manager.
  • Create canvases with interconnected notes, bookmarks, images, audio recordings, and more.
  • Invite friends, family members or co-workers to help you in real-time in the creation of canvases.
  • Used by over 10 million people all around the world.
  • Optimize canvases to be boards, documents, or web pages used for fun, work documents, or webpages.
  • 100% FREE!
Main Features
  • Customizable Boards: Users can create personalized digital boards with customizable backgrounds, layouts, and themes.
  • Multimedia Integration: It supports various media types, including text, images, videos, documents, links, and audio recordings, enabling users to express ideas in diverse formats.
  • Real-time Collaboration: Multiple users can collaborate on a Padlet board simultaneously, fostering teamwork and creativity.
  • Privacy and Security: Users can control board access with customizable privacy settings, ensuring sensitive information remains protected.
  • Export and Sharing Options: It offers seamless sharing options, allowing users to export boards in various formats or share them directly via email, social media, or embed codes.
User Interface

It boasts a user-friendly interface with intuitive controls for creating, editing, and managing boards. The dashboard provides easy access to all features, while drag-and-drop functionality simplifies content placement. The clean design and responsive layout enhance user experience across devices.

How to Use
  • Creating a Board: Sign in to your account and click "Create a Padlet" to start a new board. Choose a layout and customize settings according to your preferences.
  • Adding Content: Use the toolbar to add text, images, videos, links, files, or audio recordings to your board. Drag and drop items to rearrange or resize them as needed.
  • Collaborating: Share your board with collaborators via email invitation or link. Collaborators can contribute in real-time, adding content, comments, or annotations.
  • Managing Privacy: Adjust privacy settings to control board visibility and access permissions. Choose between public, private, or password-protected boards to suit your needs.
  • Sharing and Exporting: Share your completed board with others via email, social media, or embed codes. Alternatively, export the board in various formats for offline use or archival purposes.

Is Padlet free to use?
Yes, it offers a FREE basic plan with limited features. Premium plans with advanced functionalities are available for individuals, educators, and businesses. With a free account, you can have up to 3 active padlets.

Can I collaborate with others on a Padlet board?
Absolutely! It supports real-time collaboration, allowing multiple users to work on the same board simultaneously.

Are there any privacy concerns with Padlet?
It prioritizes user privacy and offers customizable privacy settings. Users can control board access and visibility to ensure confidentiality.

Can I use Padlet on mobile devices?
Yes, it provides mobile apps for iOS and Android devices, enabling users to access and create boards on the go.

What export options does Padlet offer?
Users can export Padlet boards in various formats, including PDF, image files, Excel sheets, or as a URL link.


Miro: Miro offers similar collaborative whiteboard features with a focus on team collaboration and brainstorming.

Microsoft Whiteboard: Microsoft Whiteboard is a versatile digital canvas integrated with Microsoft 365, facilitating real-time collaboration and brainstorming sessions.

Trello: While more task-oriented, Trello provides a visual project management platform suitable for organizing and managing tasks in a team environment.

  • Free Plan: Limited features with basic functionality (3 padlets, 20MB upload, 250+ templates)
  • Gold (€4.99 /month): Premium plan for educators with advanced collaboration and management tools.
  • Platinum (€6.99 /month): Premium plan for businesses and organizations, offering enhanced security and customization options.
  • Team (€9.99 /month): For teams working together.
  • Classroom (€149 /year): For classroom collaboration and sharing.
  • School (Starting at €700 /year): For school and district-wide deployments.
System Requirements

Padlet is a web-based platform and desktop app and is compatible with most modern web browsers, including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Edge. Mobile apps are available for iOS 11.0 or later and Android 5.0 or later.

  • Intuitive and user-friendly interface.
  • Versatile multimedia support for diverse content types.
  • Real-time collaboration enhances teamwork and creativity.
  • Customizable privacy settings ensure data security.
  • Seamless sharing and export options facilitate communication and dissemination of ideas.
  • Some advanced features restricted to premium plans.
  • Limited customization options in the free version.
  • Occasional performance issues during peak usage periods.

Padlet for PC is a powerful digital canvas that revolutionizes collaboration and idea-sharing. With its intuitive interface, versatile features, and robust privacy controls, it empowers users to unleash their creativity and organize thoughts effectively. Whether you're a student, educator, or professional, it offers a dynamic platform to visualize ideas, facilitate discussions, and drive productivity.

With its seamless integration across devices and flexible pricing options, Padlet is a must-have tool for anyone seeking to enhance collaboration and innovation in their personal or professional endeavors.

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