Anyone who has used the internet for any reason has come across at least one SVG - Scalable Vector Graphics File. This file type was made by the W3C and is used to display graphics online. These graphics are in fact images that use a text format based on XML. SVG is an open format and can be made and/or exported using Aobe programs such as Adobe Illustrator and Adobe GoLive.
While popular Adobe programs such as Photoshop, Elements and InDesign cannot be used to create or modify an SVG - Scalable Vector Graphics File, these programs can open such a file. A person who wants to learn more about how to use, create and modify scalable vector graphis files should be sure to check out Adobe's Vector Graphis information page online.