A little while ago I claimed that
SVG looks set to be the future of web graphics, after Opera’s announcement that SVG would be allowed as a value in the
Unfortunately Firefox won’t be doing the same with their next release; indeed, it seems that resources are limited at Mozilla;
With minimal resources available for SVG development, we need to make some tough calls regarding prioritizing development efforts in the Firefox 3 time-frame… This means that SMIL and SVG fonts will not make Firefox 3 with the current development resources, and the earliest chance for adding them will likely be in late 2008.
And a comment on the post confirms that the only way to implement SVG for the near future will be using the
object tag. Looks like the future of web graphics is still a little way off.