Join Brian Wood for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding favicons today, part of Making Your Site Retina-Ready.
- Since we're talking about hiDPI…I figured we should also talk about Favicons.…And those are typically those little teeny…icons that show up in the browser tabs and bookmarks.…And it's typically, forever and a day,…they were in the ICO format the .ico format.…Because there are so many devices,…hiDPI and not hiDPI as well as…operating systems like Windows 8, IOS etc.…we need to take another look at Favicons.…In this video we'll explore why we care about 'em,…in others words where they're used.…
And I want you to understand that you can…add all the Favicons we discuss or just…a few to cover the bases.…They're only there for display.…So, let's talk a little bit about where these are used.…Of course they're used in browser tabs…and you know, all kinds of places like that…on different operating systems,…different devices, different browsers.…But they're also, if I go take a look,…let's say I go to my iPad here you're gonna…see that I have for my website, Brianwoodtraining.com,…I actually have saved a bookmark for the site…
- 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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