What is a Favicon?

Favicons

It”s your FAVourite ICON!

A Favicon!

If you are a little confused by the name, watch this video below or on YouTube:

 

 

A favicon is an image that is next to the website”s title (in the tab).  For darkbluewaters.com, it is a blue rain drop.  For copleycommunityorchard.com, it is an apple.


Look at the image below.  How many favicons do you recognize?

Popular Favicons
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(If you are using a keyboard, push “Ctrl” and ” “  if the text or image casino online looks small.  Push “Ctrl” and “-“  if the text or image looks too big).

How to Make casino online A Favicon

1.  If you are using WorkPress, most templates (if not all) allow you to upload an image and it converts the image for you.

2.  If you want to make your own, check out these two free favicon generators.  They do not need to be downloaded onto your computer.

http://tools.dynamicdrive.com/favicon/  – Use this one if you have an image.

http://www.favicon.cc/ –  Use this one to create an image.  Watch it being created in the tab at the top of the page.

If you wish to learn more about favicons, check out this great slide show: http://www.slideshare.net/chungkong/how-to-make-cool-favicons

Please share any great favicons you create or find!

Tanya Campbell