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HTML SVG Basics SVG and CSS Embedding SVG XML

Arun Krishanth
Arun Krishanth
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Is it possible to use background instead of fill?

Is it possible to use background instead of fill?

2 Answers


Fill if the the svg property to 'fill' your shape with colour. This is slightly confusing when you fill a div on a website with a colour you use the background property but in a way this does help to keep the two properties apart from one another clearly.