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SVG 2.0 Candidate Recommendation Published, Working Group Charter Extended

SVG 2.0 Candidate Recommendation Published, Working Group Charter Extended

SVG 2.0 is getting closer to completion, with a new candidate recommendation draft published earlier this month. And the working group will continue to work at least till December 2018.​

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Gradient meshes and hatching to be removed from SVG 2.0

Gradient meshes and hatching to be removed from SVG 2.0

Life doesn't go easy on the SVG file format. While development of this W3C standard continues, some features are to be axed from SVG 2.0. They remain in the nascent SVG 2.1 specification, but there is no guarantee work will continue on SVG 2.1 after SVG 2.0 is finished.

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Getting crisper text out of Inkscape

Getting crisper text out of Inkscape

Presumably most Inkscape users rely on the default PNG exporting method only. But there's more than one way to do it.

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Getting CMYK colors from Inkscape to Scribus for printing

Getting CMYK colors from Inkscape to Scribus for printing

The question of getting CMYK PDF output from Inkscape is a very often asked one. Let's talk about getting CMYK colors from Inkscape to Scribus.

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Inkscape: embedding or linking?

Inkscape: embedding or linking?

This article explains the difference between embedding and linking in Inkscape and advices when to use each of them.

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Creating layer effects in Inkscape

Creating layer effects in Inkscape

With built-in XML editor, a bit of grey hair and slight headache you will learn to create a kind of layers effects in Inkscape to apply same SVG filter to all a objects of a layer in your drawing.

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