How to create a Favicon
Add a Favicon to your Web site.
See those logos on the far left side of the URL bar? The Netflix DVD. The gmail envelope. The Twitter t. The FHN Publication logo. They are all Favicons.
Favicons are a nice, simple way to add a little something to show viewers you are paying attention to the little details with your site. Most all major Web sites have their own favicons and there are numerous resources on the web.
Favicons are easy to create and easy add to your site. Check out the two sites to find out how.
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