Liberally licensed SVG illustrations by Katerina Limpitsouni with customisable colour schemes.
Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
Monday, October 2nd, 2017
Amber has been investigating which image formats make sense for which situations.
Choosing image format is only one step towards optimising images on the web. There are many, many other steps to consider, and so, so much to learn!
Tuesday, December 1st, 2015
Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015
Handy tips for creating, optimising, and using SVG on the web, be it in CSS or HTML.
Wednesday, March 6th, 2013
Chris takes a look at all the different ways you can use SVG today.
Friday, November 2nd, 2012
This is a great free service for generating small subsetted icon fonts. Launch the app and have a play around — you can choose from the icons provided or you can import your own SVG shapes.
Nice touch: you can get the resulting font (mapped to your choice of unicode characters) base-64 encoded for your stylesheet.
Thursday, March 15th, 2012
Luke rounds up some of the alternatives to bitmap-based images—an increasingly important topic for “resolutionary” “retina’ displays (bleurgh!).
Tuesday, December 27th, 2011
Rendered in canvas by the reverend Dan Catt. Now I really want to play Elite.
Monday, October 18th, 2010
A plug-in for Illustrator that allows you to export to canvas.
Monday, August 3rd, 2009
Lovely representation of OpenStreetMap data using canvas.
Saturday, December 2nd, 2006
The worm turns. Play the part of an asteroid trying to crash into spaceships.
Monday, July 11th, 2005
Weep not, Ethan! SVG lives... possibly in Safari and Dashboard.