If you’re a Web, UI or UX designer, you know the importance of icons. Though they may only appear to add a “cute” aspect to buttons, they provide a better user experience when paired with a title or listed item. I love this free icon set so much, I had to share it!
Introducing: Font Awesome’s FREE Icon Set
And like the name suggests, it is AWESOME! This nifty resource is packed with a very large and diverse library of SVG icons. It’s easy to use and great for a whole range of things, like buttons, navigation, titles, or even animations!
How It Works
You should have at lease an intermediate level of Web design experience to implement Font Awesome’s free icon set.
- Download the Font-Awesome kit.
- Upload the entire Font-Awesome folder onto your web server.
- In the
<head>of your html, link to the location to your font-awesome.min.css.
<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="your-website/font-awesome.min.css">
- In the
- Review these examples to start using Font Awesome!
For other methods of uploading this free icon set, please visit the Get Started section of Font Awesome’s website.