Saturday, 11 August 2012

Create a favicon for your website

It is one of the short cut icon for an website or web page.The format for this icon is .ico. Normally 16x16 pixel icon is associated with a particular web site or web page.Other than .ico format it can support few other formats like .png,.gif. But it may not support all browser. So, .ico format is compatiable to every popular browser.Few other sizes can be used like 16×16, 32×32, 48×48, or 64×64 but , it depends on browser .

You can generate the favicon icon online also. Go for google search you can find some suggestion for creating favicon.

Example : -

http://www.favicon.cc/


Its simple. You just need a link tag on your page. Just put this tag under <HEAD></HEAD> tag of your Page. The tag like :-

<link rel="shortcut icon" href="path/location of your favicon" type="image/x-icon" /> 


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