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Why use SVGs?
SVG is a vector graphics format, meaning it’s perfectly
scalable. Whatever size it needs to display at, or whatever
screen it needs to display on, an SVG will adapt perfectly.
There's many more advantages with SVGs. David Bushell covers most of 'em in his article on Smashing Mag.