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What are Vectors?

Can I use vectors for backgrounds or in infographics? Yes! Find all the relevant information here!

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What are vectors

Vector files are an important stylistic element and key graphic design element in the digital world. Even when used in print their strength is their ability to scale to any size offering incredible quality. Their scalability is truely impressive and powerful. More information about vector files is available here for example.

How can I use vectors

From essential graphic elements and backgrounds to complex concepts and infographics, vectors can be used everywhere. But also in the printing area for large posters and the like, vectors are a perfect choice.

Advantages of vectors

The unique property of scalability makes vectors ideal for uses that require accurate depictions, both for "very small", e.g. buttons on websites or mobile applications, or "very big" when printing super large areas to the utmost precision. Multiple vectors can be combined into one without loss of quality for infographics or graphic visuals of any kinds. There are virtually no limits.

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