O'Reilly logo

Sams Teach Yourself SVG in 24 Hours by Micah Laaker

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Hour 21. Using Adobe Illustrator to Create Artwork

As with HTML and other technologies, the layperson couldn't care less about the SVG code needed to generate graphics. In fact, the more removed they can be from the actual code, the better. Unfortunately, the bulk of WYSIWYG HTML editors have ruined a good thing; the code these editors generate often requires more work to fix than it would have taken to hand-code in the first place.

In the last hour, you learned how the visual aspects of SVG creation could be separated from the more technical aspects by allowing designers to develop the artwork while the engineering team developed the interactive prototype. The integration of these two separate tracks requires some effort, though, and this hour ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required