Here is a list of 5 free websites to create favicon online. You can create or generate a free favicon on these websites and embed it in your website URL.
A Favicon is a small icon file that is displayed alongside your website URL in a browser’s address bar. They are also displayed with your website name in an open tab. These are small size icons that help users in identifying your websites easily when multiple tabs are open.
The websites mentioned in this article help you in creating such favicon. You can create a Favicon in different sizes and download it; later to be embedded in your URL with the help of a code. Go through the entire review and choose among them for yourself.
The websites reviewed here are favicon.cc, Favicon Generator, Genfavicon, Favicon Generator and Gallery, and Favicon From Pics.
favicon.cc is the first website in this list that can be used by you to create favicon online. It provides you with all the essential tools that are required to create a favicon. You can either design a favicon, or import image from your PC and turn it into a Favicon easily.
To Create your own favicon there are tools available like color picker, animation, eraser. Just draw your own design in the provided space, select a color, add animations to and your favicon is ready for download. You can also see a live preview as to how your favicon will look.
Generating a favicon is equally easy as you just have to upload an image, select size, and your favicon is ready. The website supports multiple image formats including jpg, png, gif, bmp. Try it out from link given above.
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Favicon Generator is another interesting website to create favicon online, for free. The website provides both the options of generating a favicon by uploading an image or editing your own favicon online. The website supports lots of image formats like jpg, png, gif. There is only one size available ( 16*16) and your image will be converted into that size. You can then download the image back onto your PC. If you wish to edit your favicon, switch to the editor tab and start editing the favicon.
The website has its own public gallery, and all the favicons that you create are stored in that public gallery. Anyone visiting this site can view your favicon in this public gallery.
Moving on Genfavicon is the next platform that you can visit. It allows you to generate fevicons of different sizes, by uploading a picture from your system, or by pasting the link of an image available online. You can also preview your favicon before you download it.
There are three steps that need to be followed. Firstly, paste the URL, or upload the image from your system. Secondly, select a size and hit capture & preview button. In the final step, you can view your fevicon and download it.
When you upload an image, it will appear on the home page, in a column. There is a grey square in that column. You have to place this grey square on the part of image that you wish to show in your favicon.
Favicon Generator and Gallery is another free platform that can be used by you to create favicon online. It is very simple to create or generate a favicon on this website. All you have to do is upload a file from your system (supports image formats including jpg, png), choose a size for your favicon, and hit the generate button. There is also a public gallery where you can view fevicon generated by other users of the website.
As the name suggests, Fevicon From Pics allows you to generate favicon by uploading a picture from your system. You just have to upload the picture and generate a fevicon in one simple step.
In addition to this, the website has another feature on offer. It allows you to generate a fevicon from Twitter Username as well. Just enter the URL in the provided space and hit the generate button. As simple as that.
Try out all these above mentioned websites and do not forget to give us your feedback. Also, if there are some other websites that you use for creating fevicon online, then do let us know about it.
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