What is a favicon?

My new store has alerted me that I do not have a “Favicon”. What is a Favicon? I cannot find an article explaining what it is or how I obtain one. Can someone please assist? Thank you. Linda

asked 27 days ago

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You do mean for your webstore…???

definition of favicon

Favicons are small 16×16 icon files that are displayed next to the URL of your site in a browser’s address bar. Additionally they’re often displayed next to the name of your site in a user’s list of open tabs and bookmark listings making it easier for the user to quickly identify amongst other sites.

Someone with a webstore can probably tell you where to upload a chosen Icon for your webstore…or get the information here


here is a site where you can generate one of your design


assuming they are the little symbols that appear next to site names

selected by Bonanza as the best answer

answered 27 days ago

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Hi Dear,

I am new to this, I just join.
Favicon can be as well a logo that you transform in Favicon is it?

answered 26 days ago

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