Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Favi-what, you ask? Favicons are those cute little icons that pop-up next to the URL of a website when you're browsing online or bookmarking sites. Recognize any of these?
Anyway, http://www.favicon.cc/ is a favicon generator, a site where you can create your own favicons! You can create them from scratch, or start with an uploaded image and tweak it from there. You'll notice the favicon for this site is the Charles Wright Academy crest. Or something like it. The actual upload looked like this:
Similarly, I took the square logo from my other blog, and made a favicon for that site.
Looks crazy as a favicon, right? But when it's super tiny in your URL bar, it looks...close enough!Customize to your heart's content:
Thursday, August 18
I just came across this on one of the education-related blogs I follow. I've idly wondered how to get a favicon in place!