Advantages of SVG
There are number of advantages of SVG in HTML5:-
Open-Source (XML):- it is based on XML(endorsed by W3C) and source code can be viewed by all.
Client-Side: – SVG is a client-side graphics, hence has a very light load on the webserver. As well as SVG is dynamic and interactive.
Web-Apps: – SVG has been included with HTML5 specifications, thus can be used by Web Apps developers.
Related Technologies:- SVG has extend with Flash, Vector Markup Language(VML), Silverlight and hence can be used cross-platform.