Ecommerce Design: A Graphics Software Guide

Every ecommerce website needs at least one graphics software package. Our guide will help you pick the right one for your needs and budget.

From designing logos to resizing product images, running an ecommerce site involves a lot of graphics. Whether you need image-editing software, illustration software or desktop publishing software, choosing the right graphics program doesn’t have to be hard. Our guide explains everything you need to know to make a picture-perfect decision. Small Business Computing has all the details.


In a perfect world, a firm of hip, twenty-something art-school grads handles all of your company's graphics design and image-editing work. Reality, however, dictates that you either have an employee who's adept at handling the graphics needs of your business, or you handle it along with all your other responsibilities.

And so in the real world, you have to know somewhere between a little and a lot about graphics software to make the right purchase decision for your needs, budget and level of expertise. Here's what you need to consider before you commit time and resources to a solution, along with a sampling of our favorite programs in a range of categories and prices.

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