We try every single Design Software program so you don't have to.

There’s a lot of good and bad design software out there and it can be daunting to find them and figure out which you should use. So we put together this guide to help!

Check out our top lists below for a quick look at the best of the best, consult our detailed comparison tables.

Top UI/UX Softare

App and Website Design
  1. 1. SketchTry Sketch
  2. 2. FigmaTry Figma
  3. 3. Gravit DesignerTry Gravit Designer

Top Logo Design Softare

Scalable vector editing
  1. 1. IllustratorTry Illustrator
  2. 2. Affinity DesignerTry Affinity Designer
  3. 3. InkscapeTry Inkscape

Top Graphic Design Softare

Pixel perfect raster editing
  1. 1. PhotoshopTry Photoshop
  2. 2. GimpTry Gimp
  3. 3. Affinity DesignerTry Affinity Designer

Top Illustration Softare

Digital artwork
  1. 1. PhotoshopTry Photoshop
  2. 2. IllustratorTry Illustrator
  3. 3. Affinity DesignerTry Affinity Designer