Join Brian Wood for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding an SVG fallback for older browsers, part of Making Your Site Retina-Ready.
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- Of course, as with all of the cool things on the web,…not all browsers support SVG, as we've already seen,…and the days of providing what's called a fallback…or a PNG version in the case of SVG…are kind of waning, thankfully.…SVG's supported in IE 9 and above,…and what if we have to care about IE 8…and other older mobile browsers…like some versions of Android that don't support SVG?…Well that's where adding a fallback like Modernizr…can come in handy, or something called Grunticon,…which I'm just gonna show you or briefly discuss.…
In this video, we're gonna explore Modernizr.…We're gonna download it, add it to our pages…and ensure that SVG works everywhere.…So I've got a page here, obviously,…this is the hidpi.brianwoodtraining.com…SVG, and you can see that I've got a PNG version of the logo…and I've also got an SVG version of the logo,…and these should work in IE 9, IE 10, IE 11 and above,…in most other browsers, some, like I said before,…mobile browsers, Android browsers…will not support it necessarily,…
- What is HiDPI?
- Adding your first icon font
- Adding hover states and animation
- Working with SVG files
- Creating favicons
- Displaying HiDPI images
Skill Level Intermediate
Creating Icon Fonts for the Webwith James Williamson3h 56m Intermediate
Design the Web: SVG Rollovers with CSSwith Chris Converse23m 47s Beginner
Design the Web: Using Symbols in SVGwith Chris Converse20m 31s Beginner
1. Introducing HiDPI or Retina
What is HiDPI (retina)?9m 16s
2. Icon Fonts
5. HiDPI Images
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