A favicon is a small icon that appears in the address bar of your browser when you visit a site. It lets people know which website they’re on, and it can help to make your blog more recognizable. In this tutorial, we will show you how to add a favicon to your WordPress blog. You will learn how to customize the favicon, add it to your theme, and use it on your blog pages.
What is a Favicon?
A Favicon is a small, 128px by 128px icon that appears on the browser toolbar when someone visits your website. When you add a Favicon to your WordPress blog, people know where to go if they want to save a copy of your post or bookmark it for later. You can upload your favicon or use one of the built-in themes.
Adding a Favicon to Your WordPress Blog
Adding a favicon to your WordPress blog is easy, and it can help improve the look and feel of your site. To add a favicon to your WordPress blog, first, create a file called favicon.ico in your theme’s directory. Then, in your blog’s header, insert the following code: Next, copy the file Favicon.ico from your web server’s public directory to the document root of your WordPress blog. Finally, add the following line to your wp-config.php file: define(‘Favicon’, dirname(__FILE__) . ‘/favicon.ico’); That’s all there is to it! Your favicon will now be displayed in the browser’s address bar when visitors click on your blog’s link.
Add a Favicon to Your WordPress Blog: Here Are The Steps
Your WordPress website should be logged in.
Upon logging in, you’ll see your ‘Dashboard’:
Select ‘Appearance’ from the menu.
In the left-hand menu, click ‘Appearance’.
‘Appearance’ settings will expand, providing you with additional options. Click on ‘Customize’.
Under ‘Site Icon’, click on ‘Site Identity’ and add your favicon.
The image you select under “Site Icon” will be used as your site’s favicon.
So, no more excuses, change your WordPress site’s favicon today!