Add animated SVG to your website
There are multiple ways to add an SVG to your website:
a) Using an <img> tag
<img src="sample.svg" /> . Please note that interactivity for <img> tags are disallowed in most browsers, so in case you’ve selected ‘Animate on mouse over’ for your SVG when you’ve exported it, this will not work with an <img> tag.
b) Using an <object> tag
If you’ve made an interactive SVG, you should use the <object> tag instead of <img>
<object type="image/svg+xml" data="sample.svg"></object>
In this case,the SVG will not be available on image search. To fix this, you can use an <img> tag as fallback:
<object type="image/svg+xml" data="sample.svg">
<img src="sample.svg" />
c) Using inline SVG in HTML5
This means that you will simply place the SVG code inside HTML:
<circle cx="50" cy="50" r="40" stroke="blue" stroke-width="4" fill="red" />
It supports interactivity, but the SVG will not be available on image search.
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