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Simplified and powerful favicons for WordPress.
Add favicons in a flash with Heroic Favicon Generator. This plugin automatically generates favicons using images you upload or select from the media gallery. Support is provided for all modern favicons and automatic generation of the cross-compatible .ico with multiple embedded sizes. Supports different icons for various devices.
Be sure to check the installation and FAQ section to get started and if you have any issues.
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It’s easy to get started
/wp-content/plugins/directory or goto Plugins > Add New and search for
Heroic Favicon Generator.
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
- Select Settings > Heroic Favicon Generator.
- Upload or select your favicon by clicking Select Favicon.
Q. My favicons are not displaying, or are not correct
A. Be sure they are enabled on the settings page and clear all caches (on your server and browser) and hard refresh the page (CTRL/CMD+SHIFT, and R). If you have a newer version of WordPress ensure that no favicon has been set from Customize > Site Identity > Site Icon.
Q. I have disabled or deactivated the plugin and want to remove the favicon
A. Be sure to delete the favicon.ico from the root of your WordPress install or uncheck
enabledfor all favicons sizes on the settings page before uninstalling the plugin.
Q. I have a another question or support query
A. No worries, simply ask on the support section on WordPress.org.
Contributors & Developers
“Heroic Favicon Generator” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
Updated for WordPress 6.0, checking compatibility and tweaks
Updated for WordPress 5.8, fixes and improvements
Updated phpThumb library to v1.7.16
Updated for WordPress 5.5, various bugfixes and improvements
Prioritized modern browsers for icon output
Fixed bugs in favicon generator page
Removed deprecated PHP calls
Fixing small bugs and testing with WordPress 4.7 and PHP7
Fixed bug with iphone/iOS favicons
Fixed issue with textdomain not loading correctly
Checked 4.2 support
Fixed issue with ssl support
Added translation files
Renaming some elements