webdesign articles


Creating a Favicon





Once, I attempted to create a favicon (the little graphic in the URL address box) for this Web site, but never did finish the work until now. I used a free program that allowed me to copy and paste an image to create an icon, but I believe it has spyware so I won't share its name. There are many icon creators out there.

In Photoshop (or whatever drawing program you have), I created a 16x16 pixel workspace. Added what I wanted in the icon (never could come up with a logo for the site, so I stuck with the m), select all (CTRL+A), copy (CTRL+C), and pasted it into the suspicious program. There, I saved it as "favicon.ico" and uploaded the file to my server.

It won't work yet. First, add a line to the of the index page. Here's the line to add using XHTML standard formatting (if you're using HTML, leave off the / at the end of the line):


MORE RESOURCES:
Web Design and Development  Muskegon Community College


Best User-Friendly Web Designs of 2024  Spotlight | DesignRush













LuAnn Nigara Website Design Analysis  Spotlight | DesignRush






Website Design Competition  Michigan Council of Women in Technology


















19 Best Sports Websites Design in 2023  Spotlight | DesignRush










18 Best Tech Website Designs in 2024  Spotlight | DesignRush









10 Essential Web Design Elements  Spotlight | DesignRush



10 Best Beauty Websites in 2024  Spotlight | DesignRush






Penpot review  TechRadar











Top 12 B2B Website Design Agencies in 2024  Influencer Marketing Hub










Child Action North West (CANW)  Spotlight | DesignRush











Web Design Tools Guide  Spotlight | DesignRush

home | site map
Webdesign-box © 2006