Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editor and modeling software created by Adobe Inc. and distributed worldwide. Adobe Illustrator was first developed in 1985 for the Apple Macintosh computer. Illustrator CC was launched alongside Creative Cloud (Adobe’s transition to a monthly or annual subscription service distributed over the Internet). Illustrator CC 2021, the most recent version, was launched on October 20, 2020, and is the product’s 25th edition. PC Magazine named Adobe Illustrator the best vector graphics editing software in 2018.