When developing a website, you need to take into account the many small things that build the overall quality of the project. One of these components is the icon of the site Favicon. When using CMS, it is installed by default, but it is not recommended to leave it in the standard form, since this indicates a resource failure.
How to make a beautiful Favicon for the site? How to install it and where will it be displayed? This small icon of 16 * 16 can be downloaded on the Internet, even in Yandex there are millions of different ready-made icons that can be used, but they will not be original.
Where does this icon appear? It is displayed in bookmarks, search results and in browser browsers:
As you can see, each site has its own icon, including on our site. You can also change it for your site, it is not difficult at all.
The easiest way to create a favicon is to use the logo of your site. Through the service favicon. by you can upload any image and get ready Favicon:
For example, we converted the usual logo, and the service converted it and presented us examples of its display in the address bar. Also through this service, you can add animated text to the Favicon, but this is not necessary.
The icon Favicon can be drawn independently , for this use the service.
In comparison with the previous service Favicon. ru is better. In addition to drawing Favicon, through it you can also make an icon from a picture, as well as order the development of Favicon from professionals, only prices are quite high (591 rubles).
Because of the high cost, it is better to refuse these services and find a designer on freelance exchanges, for example, on.
If you use a CMS, then just find Favicon in the directory of your site and replace it with a new icon (do not forget to put the same name) . If you do not have a favicon installed at all, then you need to install a special code in the header file. php.
You need to install this code inside the open head tag.
After you update, or for the first time, install an icon for your site, it will not appear immediately in search engines. Depending on how often the search robot visits your resource, the rate of change of this picture is found.
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