SVG Customizer Part#7: Get The DataURI & SVG Code

In this example below you will see how to do a SVG Customizer Part#7: Get The DataURI & SVG Code with some HTML / CSS and Javascript

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  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en" >

  <meta charset="UTF-8">
  <title>SVG Customizer Part#7: Get The DataURI & SVG Code</title>
      <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/style.css">



  <svg id="svg" xmlns=''>
    <pattern id="pattern" x="0" y="0" width="20" height="20" patternUnits="userSpaceOnUse">
      <circle id="circle" cx="10" cy="10" r="10" fill="#eee" stroke-width="2" stroke="#ddd" />
  <rect id="rect" x="0" y="0" width="100%" height="100%" fill="url(#pattern)" />

<div id="controls">
  <h3>Exporting The DataURI and Raw SVG Data</h3>
  <a href="#" class='btn' id="getthecode-btn">Get the Code</a>
  <hr class="divider" />

  <h4>Raw SVG</h4>
  <textarea id="svg-textarea"></textarea>

  <h4>CSS DataURI Usage</h4>
  <textarea id="cssDataURI-textarea"></textarea>

  <h4>HTML DataURI Usage</h4>
  <textarea id="htmlDataURI-textarea"></textarea>

  <script src=''></script>


    <script  src="js/index.js"></script>



/*Downloaded from */
body {
  height: 100%;
  width: 100%;
  position: relative;
  padding: 0;
  margin: 0;
  font-family: "open sans", sans-serif;

h4 {
  line-height: 1.5;
  color: #444;
  font-weight: normal;

#svg {
  height: 100%;
  width: 100%;
  position: fixed;
  top: 0px;
  left: 0px;
  right: 0px;
  bottom: 0px;

#controls {
  text-align: center;
  margin: 60px auto;
  padding: 40px;
  width: 80%;
  max-width: 600px;
  background: #fff;
  box-shadow: 0 0 60px rgba(0, 0, 0, .15);
  border-radius: 4px;
  position: relative;

.divider {
  background: none;
  border: 1px solid #eee;
  margin: 30px -40px

.btn {
  padding: 10px 30px;
  border-radius: 4px;
  margin: 4px 1px;
  border: none;
  background: #666;
  color: #eee;
  text-decoration: none;
  font-size: 16px;
  display: inline-block;

.btn:hover {
  color: #fff;
  background: #363636;
  transition: all .5s ease;
  cursor: pointer;

textarea {
  background-color: #fff;
  border: 5px solid rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.05);
  border-radius: 2px;
  box-shadow: 0 0 2px rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.25) inset;
  color: #888;
  font-family: Consolas, Monaco, Menlo, Consolas, "Courier New", monospace;
  font-size: 13px;
  line-height: 20px;
  padding: 10px 20px;
  white-space: pre;
  width: 90%;
  height: 60px;
  margin: 5px auto;

#svg-textarea {
  height: 160px;

/*Downloaded from */
$("#getthecode-btn").click(function() {

  // grab the svg & convert it to a dataURI
  var svg = $('#svg').prop('outerHTML');
  var dataURI = 'data:image/svg+xml;base64,' + window.btoa(svg);

  // format the usage examples 
  var cssDataURI =
    '.datauri-background{\n' +
    '\tbackground-image:url("' + dataURI + '");\n' +
  var htmlDataURI =
    '<img src="' +
    dataURI +
    '" />';

  // send everything to the textareas