To convert Go games in sgf to svg, you can either convert directly or convert via xml.
To convert Go games in sgf to xml you will need Jago
To convert Go games in xml to svg can use the stylesheet go.xsl
Put the stylesheet and the xml file in the same directory and open it with Firefox
Or put a link to the xml file on your website like this
To explore the possibilities, try creating your own background image, and call it wood057.jpg
Or even create your own 'pretty' format. Instructions here.
If you send your creations to me I can include them on the experiment page
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