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How to export clean .svg icons with Sketch

Tips for exporting vector assets from Sketch to Android
Design best practices for Android mobile App (with SketchApp)

In a nutshell:
  • Avoid using masks - they're not supported
  • fill rule: ‘fill-rule:evenodd’ is not supported
  • transforms on path are not supported, use option Bake transforms into path
  • avoid groups
  • avoid rotations
  • Make outlines, not strokes
  • Pathfinders are your friend
  • Adobe Illustrator is the best troubleshooter
  • Combined and transformed shapes may not appear as what they seem
  • Transparencies are your friend...
  • …and gradients are not
  • Export artboards, not layers
  • Flattening shapes will solve most problems
  • If your shape has a border, use an centre border
  • Text directly are not supported - text need to be converted to curves

    Bonus
  • try out vector optimization tools, e.g.  svgo-compressor or avocado 

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