Modified on: Tue, 24 Oct, 2017 at 2:13 PM
You can replace the standard favicon with your own design
Q: What is a favicon?
A: A favicon (short for favorites icon), also known as a shortcut icon, website icon, URL icon, or bookmark icon is a 16×16 or 32×32 pixel square icon associated with a particular website or webpage. Definition from wikipedia:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Favicon
Q: I'm in too much of a hurry to read these instructions so I'm just going to try a line of code I found somewhere else. Will that work?
A: No, it won't. The only way to change the favicon on your site is the one shown in this tutorial
Q: How can I make a favicon?
A: You will need to use an .ICO file. You can create one here: www.favicon.co.uk
Q: Why do some browsers not display my favicon?
A: Some versions of Internet Explorer may not display the favicon correctly. This is not a fault with the editor. Some problems may be resolved by clearing browser cache. There is nothing we can do to resolve problems with old browsers.
Q: Why do I sometimes see a brief flash of your favicon before my own favicon appears?
A: It's probably a browser caching issue. There is nothing we can do about this.
Q: Will you change the favicon on my site for me?
Q: Can I disable the favicon so no favicon at all is displayed?
A: No. You can create a blank favicon and use that but you can not remove the favicon.
STEP 1. Create your favicon
Visit www.favicon.co.uk and upload a square image to generate your .ico file. Save it on your computer.
STEP 2. Add your ico file to your site
Log into your editor and click on the Manage tab (1), then select Favicon (2) and upload your file.
If you want to remove the favicon just click on the Remove (3) button.
STEP 3. Publish your site
Publish your so everyone can see your new favicon.
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