Monday, October 07, 2013

31 Days of Helping Other Bloggers: Favicon

Are you looking to take your Blogger site to the next level?

Customize your favicon in five easy steps


five steps to customize blogger favicon - @AndiGould


Today I'm giving you another tip to get your Blogger site looking more legit. Let's talk favicon! Do you have any idea what I'm talking about?!

Favicon
/ˈfāvəˌkän/
An icon associated with a URL displayed in the browsers address bar or next to the site name in a bookmark list.

Like this:
five steps to customize blogger favicon - @AndiGould

Are you ready to add your own image to your site? Great, here we go!

1. Log into your Blogger dashboard and go to your layout.
five steps to customize blogger favicon - @AndiGould

2. Click on edit under the favicon section.
five steps to customize blogger favicon - @AndiGould

3. Add your image. Click save. (This must be a SQUARE image that is 100KB or smaller.)
five steps to customize blogger favicon - @AndiGould

4. Save arrangement.
five steps to customize blogger favicon - @AndiGould

5. Wait. This is the hardest part! After you add your image you will see the favicon in your favicon section of your layout, but it can take up to 24 hours for it to appear with your URL. But when it pops up next to your URL the happy dancing can begin!
five steps to customize blogger favicon - @AndiGould

If you are unfamiliar with making your own favicon I have created several for you to choose for FREE! Hooray for free!!!

Here are your selections:

free favicons for you! - @AndiGould
star favicons
free favicons for you! - @AndiGould
heart favicons

You should be able to right click on the images below and save them to your computer. Leave a comment with your site so I can see your cutie new favicon flair! Happy day blogging friends!

free favicons for you! - @AndiGould

free favicons for you! - @AndiGould

free favicons for you! - @AndiGould

free favicons for you! - @AndiGould
free favicons for you! - @AndiGould


free favicons for you! - @AndiGould

free favicons for you! - @AndiGould

I'm linking up with the Nester for her 31 Days series.



31 days blogging help with tips and tricks - @AndiGould
This post is part of the 31 Days of Helping Other Bloggers series. If you have questions about your blog leave a comment and I will see if I can help you!

Andi and Brad have been married since 2002. They have five squishers who keep them on their toes. She is a second generation home educator. In her spare time Andi creates and sells handmade goodies in her shop, Andi Gould Designs.

1 comment:

  1. this is so cool!! I will be using one of these!!

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