We deal with a fair amount of customers every day, most of them clueless on the difference between vector and raster (or pixel). Which, to be honest, is totally fine. As a customer it’s not your job to understand the process. That’s why we’re here.
The problem is that we also deal with the same amount of designers every day that don’t know the difference. It’s a completely unacceptable ignorance. Vector and raster aren’t the same. They’re not even close.
Stop using them interchangeably.
Stop saying you’re a designer who doesn’t work in Illustrator.
Let me explain.