Generate your own favorite icon using your favorite image. Image formats that are supported include: GIF, JPG and PNG formats.
Favicon Generation Tips
Keep the graphic simple. You don't have a lot of space to work with, so focus on the most important parts. Complex logos and graphics don't work well.
Start with a square image. The favicon will be scaled to be square. If you start with a rectangle it will be distorted.
Would you like to display your own icon or animated icon on the browser address bar when visitors view or bookmark your web page? It's easy - Simply select a picture, logo or other graphic (of any size/resolution) for the Source Image and click "FavIcon Go!" You will then be able to download a .zip instantly!
Why use a Favicon?
Your website is easy to remember and return to.
Your website is professional.
Your website is branded.
The favicon is that stylish little icon that is displayed next to the web site address or on the tab depending on what web browser you are using. It also shows up on your visitor's favorite's list to instantly make your site stand out! For any professional website, it is a must in branding and distinguishing a website and ultimately a business.
All versions of the major browsers support favicons, including Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Avant, Konqueror, Safari etc...