Website Icon (Favicon)

Favicon — site icon, which is displayed in the browser tab, in bookmarks and in search results.

HTML и CSS. Иконка на вкладке браузера (Favicon)

Favicon is recommended to create in the size of 16x16 in the "ico" format.

Connection favicon

To add a favicon to the site, simply upload the file with the name “favicon.ico” to the root directory of the site, and the browsers automatically connect it.

It is also recommended to indicate the path to favicon.

<!-- Connection favicon -->
<link rel="icon" href="/favicon.ico">

<!-- For IE6-10 -->
<link rel="shortcut icon" href="/favicon.ico">

Favicon is an abbreviation for the word "Favorite icon". The first browser to use the site’s icons was Internet Explorer 5 in 1999.