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SVG file format

File extension
.svg
File category
Description
SVG or Scalable Vector Graphics files have become very popular nowadays. Formats of vector images have been the primary features for 2d graphics that support animation and interactivit. Text files (XML) properly defines SVG files regarding their behaviors and images. SVG files are editable. So, you can adjust them using any text editing software. SVG graphics are supported by any browser and their markup can be rendered as well.
Technical details
SVG stands for scalable vector graphics and is applicable for online use in an XML format. It can resize or zoom an image, maintaining the same quality. The animation is available for all segments of SVG files. The W3C standards are present here, along with DOM and XSL, with proper recommendations. SVG vector images have a constant bundle of shapes that allows clearer images upon zooming and scaling. SVG files have high graphics capability. CSS styling of SVG files allows the upper level of presentation editing.
Programs
Adobe Photoshop
Apple Preview
Corel Paint Shop Pro
Corel SVG Viewer
Developer
World Wide Web Consortium
MIME type
image/svg+xml