How To Add A Favicon To Blogger Blog

How To Add A Favicon To Blogger Blog

How To Add A Favicon To Blogger Blog
How To Add A Favicon To Blogger Blog
In this topic we will learn about the importance of Favicon for any blog, adding Favicon to Blogger blogs etc.

What is Favicon?

The word Favicon is the short form of “favorites icon.” A Favicon is a small image. Its size is normally 16 by 16. It is displayed on top of the Address bar of the site. For example, on I tech GYD we have set up our favicon like a “T”. Setting a favicon for a site is very easy.

Where is Favicon displayed?

Favicon is displayed on some parts of a web browser some of them are described below.

  • On left side of the browser’s address bar 
  • When we load the history of our search all the websites which we open are listed with their favicon 
  • On the list of Bookmarks 
  • Some search engines also show a favicon with the links to the site 
  • On the drop-down lists of many predicted URLs. 

Importance of Favicon

Adding a favicon to your Blogger blog is not compulsory but there are many benefits of adding a Favicon to your blog some of them are described below.

  • Makes your blog distinct from other blogs 
  • Helpful for the users especially for those who bookmark your blog.

How To Add A Favicon To Blogger Blog?

If you want to add a favicon to your blogger blog then just follow the following steps.
First, prepare an image of 16 by 16 as a favicon. If you do not have any image of 16 by 16 then you can use Paint to make it 16 by 16 or use any Favicon generator like Favicon & App Icon Generator
When you have a favicon for you blog just log in to your Gmail account and go to the blogger.com
Select the blog where you want to add a favicon.

In the Dashboard of the blog click on the Layout button.

How To Add A Favicon To Blogger Blog?
How To Add A Favicon To Blogger Blog?
Now click on the Edit button under the Favicon option (It is at the left corner).

How To Add A Favicon To Blogger Blog?
How To Add A Favicon To Blogger Blog?

In the new popup click on the “Choose File” button and select the image which you had created using Favicon & App Icon Generator.

How To Add A Favicon To Blogger Blog?
How To Add A Favicon To Blogger Blog?

When you have successfully uploaded the image just click on the Save button and that’s it you have done it.
Now click on the View Blog button and you will see a Favicon icon instead of the default Blogger icon for your blog.

How To Add A Favicon To Blogger Blog?
How To Add A Favicon To Blogger Blog?

Now you have successfully added a Favicon on your Blogger blog.

If you have any questions then drop a comment and do not forget to share it with your friends.

Last Update: 24/7/2016
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