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    WDF Staff George Dolidze's Avatar
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    How do you put in that little icon that appears next to the title in the tab?Attachment 2221
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    That's a favicon - do it in the <head> like this (I usually put it just before the first CSS link):
    [COLOR=rgb(136, 18, 128)]<link rel="shortcut icon" type="image/x-icon" href="http://www.yourdomain.com/images/favicon.ico" />[/COLOR]
    You have to call it "favicon.ico" so the browser will recognise where to put it (in the tab).
    I also have found that absolute URL is best, rather than relative.

    [COLOR=rgb(0, 0, 0)]You can generate a favicon out of almost any image on your computer at:[/COLOR]
    [COLOR=rgb(136, 18, 128)]http://favicon.htmlkit.com/favicon/[/COLOR]
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    WDF Staff George Dolidze's Avatar
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    Ah, I have always wondered about that little guy. Thanks!!
    In my opinion, it makes the site look legitimate.
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    I don't know if it does that. It's just an icon.

    It does, however, make it easier for users to find your site in their bookmarks.
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    It's probably because I'm used to looking at half-assed school projects and they usually don't include that.
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    I just think it's fun.
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    Quote Originally Posted by George Dolidze, post: 206755
    It's probably because I'm used to looking at half-assed school projects and they usually don't include that.
    So does the favicon represent the missing buttcheek? That does sound pretty anal, after all.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TheGAME1264, post: 206760
    So does the favicon represent the missing buttcheek? That does sound pretty anal, after all.
    Well executed, sir.
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    * bows * Thank you.
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    We bow to TheGame - TheMaster...

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