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What is the favicon and where do I upload it?

A favicon is a small, square icon that is displayed in a browser window next to the website title in the tabs and also in the bookmarks/favorites list. It is therefore a helpful recognition feature, serves for quick orientation and makes it easier for the user to surf the Internet.

Where can I upload the favicon in the homepage builder?

  • Go to ‘Settings’ in the navigation.
  • On the top right you will find the option to upload your favicon.
  • To do this, click on the “Select Favicon” button and upload your ready-made JPG or PNG.

It’s square, so it has an aspect ratio of 1:1. For the upload, the image should be at least 256×256 pixels in size and have the above aspect ratio. The file formats JPEG or PNG are possible.

There are several online tools that you can use to create a favicon from scratch (eg. favicon.io ).

Tip: Note that the favicon is displayed relatively small (16 × 16 or 32 × 32 pixels). It is therefore best to use a simple, recognizable image or part of your logo and not a complete lettering or a complex image. It would not be recognizable at this size.

Updated on 7. March 2023

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