Best Web Graphics Apps 2021

We have looked at some of our favorite web graphics apps. There are the tried and true old favorites like Photoshop and Illustrator. Also, some fresh faces like Spark and Canva. No matter what your skill level there is a graphics app for you. All work great whether you are designing a social media post or a full website.

Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator has long been the Industry standard for web graphics. They are still the best!


Pros

  • Powerful Graphics
  • Illustrator for Logos, Fonts, and Vectors
  • Photoshop for Photos, Montages and Effects
  • Works on PC, Mac, iPad

Cons

  • Very In-depth software (steep learning curve )
  • Cost $50/month for full suite

Affinity

Affinity Photo and Designer are a great alternative to the Adobe CC. Awesome for creating concept art, print projects, logos, icons, UI designs, mock-ups and more, our powerful design app. Great combination of vector and raster design tools.


Pros

  • Powerful Graphics
  • Great for Photo Montages and Graphics , Banners etc
  • Low cost $25 one time fee
  • Works on PC, Mac, iPad

Cons

  • Very In-depth software (steep learning curve )
  • Relatively new software

Adobe Spark

Create impactful social graphics, web pages, and short videos in minutes with Adobe Spark


Pros

  • Easy to use
  • Templates to get you up and running quick
  • Works on PC, Mac, iPad, Phone
  • Lower cost than other adobe products

Cons

  • Less versatile than Photoshop/Illustrator

Canva

Create with custom templates and design with a team. Share designs anywhere and get it professionally printed anytime.


Pros

  • Easy to use
  • Templates to get you up and running quick
  • Works on PC, Mac, iPad, Phone
  • Free Version Available

Cons

  • Less versatile than Photoshop/Illustrator
  • Pro version more expensive than Adobe Spark

Procreate

Procreate gives you unique superpowers with industry leading features such as QuickShape, StreamLine, Drawing Assist, ColorDrop, developed to get the most from iPad, Apple Pencil and, most importantly, you.


Pros

  • Easy to use
  • Best Drawing and Painting App
  • only $10 one time fee

Cons

  • Only available for iPad IOS
  • Limited text and photo features