How to make dynamic SVGs which can be controlled from JS? For example, we would like to change foreground text, or background image on a SVG. How to do it?
Methods used for solving this problem:
*Prerequisite: Inline SVG*
In order for SVGs to become parsable and editable by JS, we need to load it as an inline SVG. A simple src tag to a SVG image will display the image, but it won't allow us to edit it's parts using JS and CSS.
Direct access to parsed HTML elements and modification of their properties and content, same as in case of any other HTML document.
Using HTML5 Canvas, convert inline svg to a canvas drawing, and further exporting it to a PNG image. Here's an example how to do this: