Favicons are small icons generally seen in websites address bar, bookmark list and tabs. These icons differentiate your website from your competitors website and helps finding your website when the bookmark lists of the users are flooded.
There are many free softwares available to make favicon images but most of them do not support .ico file. Hence you will have to download an additional plug-in. Once you are done making a favicon it has to be resized, as favicons should be in the size 16 X 16 or 32 x 32 pixels. Example of favicon: Google, Yahoo, Bing, Pinterest ( See image below ).
We made an effort to provide quick and easy way to create your new favicons. There are two ways to create your favicon on our site:
This free online tool helps you to convert logo, image and photo file into standard *.ICO favicon format. Simple steps: upload the image file, generate the favicon file and download it. For best results, you might use a square image to upload. And if you want a transparent favicon, please use a GIF or PNG file with transparency background. ( example of image favicon generator tool )
If you have no idea of which favicon you should create for your site, you can see our free favicon ico gallery of already finished favicons, which our users already uploaded. We hope that it will be useful for you.
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So why rely on software when there is a better alternative available to make instant favicons for free? This site provides an online tool to make instant favicons without downloading or installing any software. You can create favicons within seconds using our easy to use favicon generator and download it to use in your website for free.