What Is SVG File?
About SVG Files, we have a very detailed article on this topic, please read it here.
What Is PNG File?
PNG is short for Portable Network Graphic, a type of raster image file. It’s a particularly popular file type with web designers because it can handle graphics with transparent or semi-transparent backgrounds. The file format isn’t patented, so you can open a PNG using any image editing software without the need for licensing.
Ways To Convert PNG To SVG
Use Online Conversion Tools:
To convert PNG files to SVG, here is the quickest and most convenient method. You simply need to save the PNG file on your device and have an internet connection to use this method. First, you search on the internet for keywords like “PNG to SVG” or “Convert PNG to SVG,” and many tools that can help you convert from PNG to SVG will appear. What you need to do is upload the PNG file to the designated area, and the tool will provide you with a result in the form of an SVG file. After that, you just need to save it, and you will have a complete SVG file converted from your PNG file.
Use Vector Graphics Software:
The second method is to use editing software such as Adobe Illustrator, Inkscape, etc., to save a PNG file in SVG format. This method is used when you have the PNG file saved on your device and no internet connection. First, open the editing software, then within the software, open the PNG file you want to convert and save it in SVG format.
Use Integrated Conversion Tools:
The third method is to use graphic design and image editing software, for example, “Canva.” This approach operates similarly to the second method. You also open the available PNG file on your computer and save it in SVG format. This software can assist you in creating SVG files on your own and saving them easily.
If you need to edit a PNG file and save it as SVG, open the graphic software you have, make the desired edits to the image, and save it in SVG format. This method gives you autonomy and allows you to express your creativity according to your preferences. The result will not disappoint you.
Tips for converting PNG files to vectors
- Use a high-resolution PNG file. The higher the resolution, the better the quality of the vector image will be.
- If your PNG file has a lot of detail, it may be helpful to simplify the image before converting it to a vector. This will help to reduce the file size and improve the performance of the vector graphics software.
- If you are using an online converter, choose a converter that offers a variety of settings. This will allow you to customize the conversion process to get the desired results.
- Once you have converted your PNG file to a vector, be sure to preview the image to make sure that it looks as expected. You may need to adjust the settings of the vector graphics software or the online converter to get the best results.