Using SVGs With React

Articles & Tutorials

Make any SVG responsive with this React component (
Jan 20, 2021
I initially ran into problems on mobile devices with some graphs I was working on creating. After a lot of fumbling, I made some reusable components that can shield me from this pain.
  • Paul Cowan
How to Use SVG Icons in React with React Icons and Font Awesome (
Sep 24, 2020
How can we add icons using SVG to our React apps to improve our visual communication?
  • Colby Fayock
Transform an SVG into a React Component with SVGR (
May 26, 2020
How to transform SVGs into a collection of reusable React components.
  • Chidume Nnamdi
How to use SVGs in React (
Jan 29, 2020
SVG is a vector graphics image format based on XML. SVG stands for Scalable Vector Graphics.
  • Nedy Udombat
Intro to SVG for React Developers (
Oct 06, 2019
From simple glyphs to complex visualizations, you can use SVG to create reusable React components that render precise vector graphics, all without any additional libraries or tools.
  • Daniel Matarazzo
How to create a Countdown Component with React (
May 15, 2019
Recently I had to create a Countdown for one of my other projects and I thought that it could also make a good tutorial, so in this post we're going to create this component using React and a little bit of SVG.
  • Florin Pop
How to use SVG Icons as React Components? (
Apr 23, 2019
Today I want to give you a straightforward approach on how to use SVG icons as React components for your next React application.
How to use SVGs in React (
Dec 18, 2018
SVGs are here to stay, and React seems to be sticking around for a while as well. So how do you go about combining them?
  • Mira Thoen Feiring
Dynamic Bézier Curves (
May 23, 2018
We'll go through the basics of working with Bézier curves and SVG in React.js. We'll learn how to build dynamic curves that respond to user input:
How to Create a Component Library From SVG Illustrations (
Apr 12, 2018
I discovered that converting SVGs into React components made them much more manageable and even more customizable as illustrations.
  • Graeme Fulton
Developing Games with React, Redux, and SVG (
Feb 06, 2018
Learn how to make React and Redux control a bunch of SVG elements to create a game.
  • Bruno Krebs
SVG illustrations as React Components (
Oct 14, 2017
This article explains how I built, React Kawaii, an open source library of SVG illustrations that can be easily customisable.
  • Miuki Miu
SVG Patterns in React - Build a Twitter Wall (
Aug 30, 2017
Wondering how you can use SVG in React? This article gives you a walkthrough of different SVG in React options. It showcases it with an implementation of using SVG as backgrounds in React with stylish patterns from svg-patterns or Hero Patterns.
Creating an SVG Icon System with React (
Mar 15, 2016
There are a lot of bits about working with React and SVG, and especially manipulating it, that aren’t quite supported yet.
  • Sarah Drasner

Video Guides & Talks

React Native Animated Donut Chart with React Native SVG and Animated API (
Sep 02, 2020
In this video tutorial you'll learn how to create an animated donut chart component in React Native using React Native Animated API and React Native SVG.
  • Catalin Miron
Custom React Native Drawer animation with SVG and Masked View (
Jul 29, 2020
In this tutorial we will build a custom drawer in React Native using SVG, Masked View and vanilla Animated API from React Native. We will go through how to animate a Polygon in React Native, how to animate the inner content of the drawer and how the React Native MaskedView is working.
  • Catalin Miron
The 5 minutes React Native SVG Path Morphing (
Jun 25, 2019
In this video, we are building an SVG Path morphing in 5 minutes using React Native.
The 5 minutes React Native D3 & SVG Animation (
Jun 11, 2019
In this video, we are building a D3/SVG graph animation in 5 minutes using React Native.
An SVG’s Tale (
May 25, 2019
  • Elizabet Oliveira
An SVG’s Tale (
May 03, 2019
This way, to drive your inspiration, I am going to tell you the story of an SVG image that one day made a very special friend - ReactJS. Alone and despised by its family, SVG yelled Enough! Now you’ll see what I’m all about!
  • Elizabet Oliveira
React Native Morph SVG & Gradient animation (
Feb 22, 2019
In this video we'll use Popmotion Pure to morph SVGs with Flubber and also animate the LinearGradients in React Native.
  • Catalin Miron
Using SVG in React Native (
Jan 07, 2019
In this talk, I'll show you how I integrated the use of SVG with the opinionated component and state system of React, but in the same time keeping things highly performant when interacting with the UI thread - a topic a lot of developers are struggling with.
  • Ori Harel

Courses & Video Series

React for Designers (
Jul 24, 2018
With this course, you'll learn how to build and animate your site from scratch. Create highly customizable components for your design system. A 6-hour course for designers, by designers.
  • Meng To


react-kawaii (
Jun 12, 2019
A library of cute SVG illustrations (react components). Ideal if you want to give some cuteness and personality to your react application.
  • Elizabet Oliveira
react-icons (
May 10, 2019
Include popular icons in your React projects easly with react-icons, which utilizes ES6 imports that allows you to include only the icons that your project is using.
  • Goran Gajic
  • Kamijin Fanta
pixo (
Oct 02, 2018
Convert SVG icons into React components.
  • Brent Jackson