All you programmers are spoiled with an organized development cycle.
Is there any version control designer-type solution for keeping track of multiple editors?
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Subversion can be used for "designer" files/documents as well. It keeps track of versions, alterations and updates in files as you and your colleagues work on them.
Here is a tutorial to Subversion written from a designer's perspective: Subversion Workflow For Designers
You can use any existing version control such as Git, Subversion and others for managing revisions for design work.
This works best with:
When working with binary files such as images, flash compilations and other, you can manage version but you won't be able to do diffs and merge changes.
Were not spoiled, we just see everything as a sequence of bits!
If you are on a mac you might want to look into Versions. It is a subversion application that has won an apple design award and is the best looking piece if version control software I have seen or used.
It doesn't hide subversion from you if that is what you are after, but designers should enjoy using it, or find it at least bearable if they are anti-version control.
If also makes making a local or shared repository as simple as file > new repository.
You didn't mention your operating system, but for Windows I know FileHamster is designed with designers in mind.
I've had no experience with it, just heard of it. Not sure if it is geared to be a mission critical robust revision control system, or more something like Time Machine on the Mac. YMMV.
I will say, consider your audience carefully. Most of my experiences with trying to get a group of designers to use version control have ended badly. Their brains just don't work in the same way as a developer.
Consider the mindset of your designers, and be flexible with considering other models, such as maybe having a couple tech-savvy designers act as the gatekeepers for those that would wish to avoid version control. Obviously there's scaling problems with that approach, but there's also problems with forcing version control on people who haven't bought into it and will likely ignore it.
For an easy to use personal version control system I suggest FileHamster and software I wrote called FolderTrack (www.foldertrack.com) It will work with multiple editors.