No, this is not a hip hop song about SVGs, sorry to those of you who were expecting that. This is another post about good ol’ SVG graphics. So most of us know that there is a lot that you can do with SVGs and it can all be done in many different ways. The
If you’ve ever created an SVG image in Adobe Illustrator you’ve seen some pretty crazy code. Just like all other code we write, it should be simple, clean, and lean. Also, like any other image type we want to make sure that it is optimized and has the highest quality with the smallest file size.
There are many pros and cons to using icon fonts and SVGs for icons in your designs. I had been under the impression that icon fonts were the more effective of the two but have had some reservations. For one, what happens if you need a multi-color icon? Remember, they are simply fonts so they
For those of you that have read my post “SVGs are Cool & You Should Start Using Them, If You’re Not Already” you know that I am a fan of SVGs. In fact, now that I know a little more about them I feel that they are very under used in modern web development. They
Up until a couple of months ago I had no idea that there was even such a thing as an inline SVG. Once I found out I realized that I need to learn more about them. First off SVG stands for “Scalable Vector Graphics” which literally means just what it says. It’s simply an image