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50 Fantastic Favicons – Best Of

          Every now and again we showcase fantastic favicons, those tiny pieces of art that you’ll find in your browser’s address bar or when rifling through your bookmarks. These little gems are important because they serve as visual indicators to help visitors easily identify content in their browser. That aside, favicons are just nice to look at, and way too many websites don’t make use of them. We want to change that, which is why we are presenting what is now the ninth episode in our favicons series: a small article with tiny images and fast loading time… for a change.

          Every now and again we showcase fantastic favicons, those tiny pieces of art that you’ll find in your browser’s address bar or when rifling through your bookmarks. These little gems are important because they serve as visual indicators to help visitors easily identify content in their browser.

          Fantastic Favicons

          That aside, favicons are just nice to look at, and way too many websites don’t make use of them. We want to change that, which is why we are presenting what is now the ninth episode in our favicons series: a small article with tiny images and fast loading time… for a change.

          Further Reading on SmashingMag:

          Any picture’s merit is debatable. But notice that these favicons were chosen not simply for their beauty and originality; it was important to us also that each fit the overall website design and logo. Pay attention to the details of the design.

          Here’s the List of Favicons


          tableauTableau Public
          gnashGnash Project
          toproundupsTop Roundups
          elasticElastic Tabstops
          landingi-on interactive
          arcArc Technology Group
          kodingenKodingen
          slv-rentSound Light Vision
          highchartsHighcharts
          facesFaces
          photoscapePhotoscape
          londonLondon Reviews
          openfacesOpen Faces
          RocketThemeRocketTheme
          techbridgeTechbridge
          softexpansionSoft eXpansion
          screwturnScrewturn Wiki
          nimbupaniNimbupani
          spoonjuiceSpoonjuice
          unifreiburgUniversität Freiburg
          paragonParagon Software
          imastersiMasters
          techeblogTechEBlog
          fitbitFitBit
          dropboxDropBox
          axialisAxialis
          swebappsSwebapps
          acquiaAcquia
          sniptSnipt
          mixMIX Online
          secondSecond Market
          openxOpen X
          filemailFilemail
          55eleven55Eleven
          onehubOnehub
          projectbubbleProjectbubble
          projektwerkProjektwerk
          medienlabMedienlab
          iconshockIconshock
          splitweedSplitweed
          gobyGoby
          m1M1 Design
          pagestatPageStat
          commadotCommadot
          babbelblogBabbelblog
          tammyhartTammy Hart
          toufeeToufee
          lionLion Framework
          highbeamHigh Beam
          mixxtMixxt
          cmsexpoCMSExpo

          And finally, all the favicons in one picture:

          best favicons

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