I was just bemoaning strokes the other week:
And that’s the trouble with text-stroke in CSS: you have no choice. It’s center-aligned stroke only. Either of the other options [outside-aligned or inside-aligned], arguably, would have been more useful.
There still is no solution for text-stroke, but SVG has the exact same problem. It’s not quite as design-ruining with SVG, since you can (and designers have been) design with center aligned strokes in mind with their vector art. Still, I’d …
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