Join Brian Wood for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding favicons to your pages, part of Making Your Site Retina-Ready.
- Once you have favicons created,…you now need to create HTML…to add 'em to your pages so that they can be used.…In this video, I'll show you how to generate…and add the HTML using RealFaviconGenerator.com.…Now I'm on the favicons page here,…and I scroll down a little bit,…and we can see "Add the favicons to your pages."…There are several methods to get this to work…once we have them.…For a long time, we used to just take favicon.ico…and put it in our root like we talked about…in a previous video,…and some browsers would just use it.…
The second method is to add some code to your pages…that point to the favicon.…And this was something we'd done for a while,…and it worked in, you know, browsers.…These days we need to go in and we need to kind of add…our own code if you want.…There are non-HTML versions of these icons that we can use,…meaning if you put apple touch icons…an ico file at your root,…they will be picked up and they will be utilized…by certain devices, browsers, and platforms.…If you care about Microsoft, Android, etc,…
- What is HiDPI?
- Adding your first icon font
- Adding hover states and animation
- Working with SVG files
- Creating favicons
- Displaying HiDPI images
Skill Level Intermediate
Creating Icon Fonts for the Webwith James Williamson3h 56m Intermediate
Design the Web: SVG Rollovers with CSSwith Chris Converse23m 47s Beginner
Design the Web: Using Symbols in SVGwith Chris Converse20m 31s Beginner
Photoshop and Illustrator: Creating Retina Graphicswith Justin Seeley1h 11m Intermediate
1. Introducing HiDPI or Retina
What is HiDPI (retina)?9m 16s
2. Icon Fonts
5. HiDPI Images
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