An easy-to-follow tutorial that introduces developers, programmers, and designers to Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG). Micah Laaker is the art director of a leading New York Web development firm that implemented Battlebots.com, the first commercial application of SVG. Distribution of the Adobe SVG Viewer is expected to exceed 50 million by the end of 2001. Provides a clear introduction to SVG, a technology that is set to revolutionize the way graphics function on the Web. Sams Teach Yourself SVG in 24 Hours provides a thorough understanding of the technology, complete with working examples and practical answers to common development questions. The book focuses on how to create imagery in SVG for static and dynamic graphics. Micah Laaker is the art director of Iguana Studios, Inc., a leading New York City-based creative digital services firm. Iguana received a contract from Adobe Systems to create the first commercial application of SVG (Battlebots.com). Laaker and Iguana have won numerous awards for design and Web development, including the 2000 Web Marketing Association Award. He has lectured on new media topics at New York's Fordham University and serves as a judge of Web advertising for the annual New York Festivals Award committee. His corporate and entertainment clients have included Disney Channel, Sprint PCS, Lockheed Martin, and Adobe Systems.