October 30, 2020

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6 Best Graphic Design Softwares of 2020

Graphic design software

There are many types of graphic design softwares which people like to work on to make different kinds of beautiful designs. Due to the development of technology, every task in the life of man has changed. Previously, the designs were made by using paper and pen and if there was any error that has to be discarded, then the new design has to be made from scratch.

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This is not the case with the graphic design softwares, as mistakes can be rectified easily and there is no need to start designing from scratch. There are many types of things that people can do on graphic designing software like vector image editing, page layout, typography, and many others.

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Let us discuss the Top 6 Graphic Design Softwares of 2020:

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1) Adobe Photoshop:

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is considered one of the best graphic design softwares as there are many automatic tools, which users can use to enhance an existing image and also create new ones. The software is useful for newcomers as well as experienced graphic designers. The newcomers can combine different images and create a new one. The software also has the option of removing unwanted things from the image like background, unwanted colours, and so on.

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The features available in the software include channel mixing, clone stamp tool, perspective correction, etc. This software can be installed on both Windows and Mac computers.  Some other features that the newcomers can use are as follows:

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  • Basic: Cropping, flipping, straightening, and rotating.
  • Auto-Fix: One-touch adjustment
  • Blemish Removal: Spots and other unwanted things can be removed
  • Colour: Colours can be enhanced with the help of slide controls
  • One-Touch filter: Various kinds of effects are available
  • Image Rendering: Panoramic image option
  • Borders: Birders can be added to the images
  • Sharing: Images can be shared on various social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Revel, and more.

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2) GIMP:

GIMP graphic design software

GIMP, also known as GNU, is a program used to create new and improve exiting images. This software is considered as an alternative to Adobe Photoshop. The software is not only used by graphic designers but even the photographers use this software. One of the features in the software that is highly enhanced is the photo manipulation feature. It is a flexible tool that can be used to create crystal-clear images and graphics. The newcomers, who start using this tool from the beginning, will find it easy to use and they can edit the given image effectively. The interface of the software is customizable and users can work in full-screen mode. The software can be installed on various operating systems like Linux, Windows, OS X, and others.

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3) Adobe Illustrator:

Adobe Illustrator Graphic Design Software

This is a software that graphic designers can use to create a logo with the help of vector art. Besides logos, the designers can also make typography, sketches, icons along with complicated illustrations. All these graphics can be used on mobiles or videos. The images can be aligned easily and designers can also draw the pixel-perfect shapes. The illustration’s design cannot be done at a fast speed due to complexity. There are many plug-ins available with the software, which designers can use to make a webpage look awesome. The app can be installed on Windows and Mac operating systems.

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4) Inkscape:

Inkscape Graphic Design Software

It is a professional tool that is good for the lovers of vector graphics and design. The file format used in this software is SVG. Many operating systems support this software like Windows, Linux, Mac, and many others. This software is also good for beginners who want to make various kinds of vector designs. The software can e used for colouring an image, sketching, and making various kinds of illustrations. The software also has the extension of Ghostscript, which helps in reading .eps files.  Some of the features of this software are mentioned below:

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  • Users can edit the source code directly.
  • Keys are available to remove extra and unwanted pixels.
  • Clones can be edited on canvas.
  • Editing of gradients can be easily done.
  • The paint bucket can be filled with one click.

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5) CorelDraw:

corel draw software

This is a software that gives the opportunity to the designers to create infinite designs. The software is good for designers who love vector graphics. It is a very popular tool that is being used for a long time in graphic designing.  The tool consists of such features that users can get dynamic and fast results. The latest version of CorelDraw is X5 and above which helps the users to get a built-in organizer called Corel CONNECT.

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The tools used in vector graphics are Smear, Twirl, Attract and Repel which made the editing of vector graphics easy. Along with these tools, there are alignment guides, which help the designers to align the objects used in the graphic. Large files can also be easily opened and edited with the help of this software as it has Corel Photo-Paint. Other things that are available in this software are Barcode wizard, Bitstream Font Navigator, Duplexing wizard, and many more.

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6) Adobe Indesign:

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This is a software, which graphic designers can use to create layouts for mobiles and laptops. The layouts can be used for designing online magazines. The layouts can also be created for printed books, digital magazines, and brochures. Designers can easily drag and drop different layers and resize images easily. It is a part of Creative Cloud so it can be easily installed in Mac and Windows operating systems. Users can connect videos, photography, designing, and web or app development with the help of Typekit and Behance Services. Adobe Creative Sync is also available which helps the users to sync all their work between mobiles and laptops. 

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Wrapping Up:

These are some of the best graphic designing tools, which users can use for different things. Users can edit vector graphics create new images, edit existing images, improve images by adding various kinds of effects and many other things. Some of the tools can also be used to edit videos.

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