Svg Text Size In Pixels. The user agent will ensure that the text does not extend farther than that distance, using the method or methods specified by the lengthadjust attribute. 320 × 73 pixels | 640 × 145 pixels | 800 × 181 pixels | 1,024 × 232 pixels | 1,280 × 290 pixels.
Problem is, if the text follows a path, then the width isn't the actual width of the text (for example if the text follows a circle path then the bbox is the one that encloses the circle, and getting the width of that isn't the width of the text prior to it going around the circle). The text in svg is rendered as a graphic so you can apply all the graphic transformation to it but it is still acts like text — that means it can be selected and copied as text by the user. In this example i’m using the vollkorn font from google web fonts.
Original file (svg file, nominally 668 × 462 pixels, file size:
1 kb) this is a file from the wikimedia commons. Svg, which stands for “scalable vector graphics”, is actually a text file that describes lines, curves, shapes and colors in a language called “xml”. 1em is equal to the current font size. Copy the contents of this box into a text editor, then save the file with a.svg extension.