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How to add a favicon to my website?

NickFNickF USAPosts: 132Member

I need to add a favicon where you will see in the address bar. How can I create one and where to add it?

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  • DavidMDavidM USAPosts: 342Member
    edited March 2014

    You can use http://www.favicongenerator.com/

    Than upload the favicon.ico to the root.

    If it doesn't work, add the following code inside the section.

    <link rel="shortcut icon" href="http://sstatic.net/stackoverflow/img/favicon.ico">

  • mindlesscandi84mindlesscandi84 CaliforniaPosts: 1Member
    edited December 2015

    When creating my favicon I outsourced through the website http://www.favicon-generator.org/. You then upload the picture you want and select the create favicon option. Once finished you download the finished product.

    Use favicon.ico to place into your code. Make sure you save in a folder when your main html file is.

    Placed inside the head section
    link rel="shortcut icon" href="favicon.ico"
    link rel="icon" type="image/gif" href="animated_favicon1.gif"

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