SVG: So Very Good

A presentation at CascadiaFest in in Semiahmoo, Blaine, WA 98230, USA by Tyler Sticka

Icon fonts! CSS-only illustrations! High-resolution GIF animations! Today’s web designers still regularly and enthusiastically employ these techniques… yet they’re all a better fit for SVG, a powerful vector image format that’s already old enough to drive a car.

Join me for an impassioned introduction to your new favorite image format: What it is, how it works, and why it’s so awesome.


The following resources were mentioned during the presentation or are useful additional information.

  • GitHub

    Source code for the Reveal.js presentation.