|Change Blogger Favicon” to a Personalized Image|
In this short tutorial, you will learn precisely how to replace the traditional blogger default favicon with a custom image. I presume you already know what Favicon is, A Favicon is the image that shows up just before a website address on your address bar. Recently i shared a similar tutorial on how to Easily embed PDF, DOC, or XLS files into blogger.
The blogger platform has a unique default favicon and it serves as a typical example (the white big B image with an orange background). For instance, the case shown below are the favicon for both blogger and word press.
If you are certainly not sure yet what a favicon is, then I’ll recommend you read it up on wikipedia
How it works.
1. Get an image that is 16 X 16 pixels, that is 16 pixels high and 16 pixels wide.2. Upload the image to any website accepting images and that are reliable. e.g Google Docs, Picassa etc.3. Get code from here and paste to your Template.
Read also : How do i use a custom domain name for my blog?
This tools are what i used for editing Jaysciencetech world’ Logo and Favicon. I used Cutmypic.com for cropping and taking away the edges of the logo, giving it more quality and curved edges. And I used Picresize.com for resizing this site’s favicon image to 16 X 16 pixels.
How to Change Blogger Default Favicon.
<link href=’http://bsaves.com/HowHero/Blogger%20Templates/moonspot/images/favicon.ico’ rel=’shortcut icon’ type=’image/vnd.microsoft.icon’/> <link href=’http://sphotos-h.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/486702_350766161673682_456766361_n.jpg’ rel=’icon’/>
Important Changes to Make
Go to where you uploaded Favicon image Right-click on image and
Click on “Copy Image Location” or “Copy Image URL”
Replace the URL in red above with your Favicon image URL
Having done that, Click Save, Go back to reload you page and see how it looks.
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