My notes from the second day at Smashing Conf 2016 in Freiburg.
A Smashing Case Study
SVG vs. PNG
If SVGs are complex they become pretty big. Sometimes it makes sense to use a PNG, because it may be smaller than the SVG. You've got to compare.
You don't have to choose just one embedding technique, you may, but you don't have to. Choose whatever makes sense in the certain use case.
Multiline padded text
a11y is not an enhancement, it's a requirement
<svg aria-labelledby="title"> <title>Back to top</title> </svg>
Useful for dynamically added content: