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Showing Favicon On Your Board/RunSearch


You may notice that during on some of the results shown by ]RunSearch a little icon in the top left.

These shortcut icons are what appear in the address bar of each of those boards you visit and on modern browser, the tabs aswell (subject to your browser being able to show them)

So if you want one of your own there are various ways which you can add one for different types of images.

Get An Image
It must be 16pixels x 16pixels and can be in a .ico .bmp .gif .jpg .jpeg or .png , however there are different codes to use dependant on the filetype.

Its recommended these days to use a gif or png for your favicon as they are better supported these days and provide better quality than the older favicon types.

Obviously you'll need to host the image. If you havent got a host try [sign in to see URL] or [sign in to see URL]

Add to your html header
replace {YOURHOSTHERE} with the host of the file and any directory eg http://[sign in to see URL]

.ico (note: this file MUST be named [sign in to see URL] or it will not work.)

<link rel="SHORTCUT ICON" href="{YOURHOSTHERE}/[sign in to see URL]" />

.gif

<link rel="icon" href="{YOURHOSTHERE}/[sign in to see URL]" type="image/gif" />

.jpg

<link rel="icon" href="{YOURHOSTHERE}/[sign in to see URL]" type="image/jpg" />

.jpeg (Same as .jpg but different ext)

<link rel="icon" href="{YOURHOSTHERE}/[sign in to see URL]" type="image/jpeg" />

.bmp

<link rel="icon" href="{YOURHOSTHERE}/[sign in to see URL]" type="image/bmp" />

.png

<link rel="icon" href="{YOURHOSTHERE}/[sign in to see URL]" type="image/png" />

Last edited by Smackdown5, 9/14/2007, 7:41 pm


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Favicon Problem


I'm using:

<link rel="icon" href="[sign in to see URL]" type="image/png" />


but sadly my favicon of my board is not seem in [sign in to see URL]

What can be the problem?

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Re: Showing Favicon On Your Board/RunSearch


it was just a case of that RunSearch last spidered your board about 6-9 days ago when it appears that you didnt have a favicon in place.

I've just respidered your forum and it now picked it up.

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Re: Showing Favicon On Your Board/RunSearch


Great!

Thank you very much smack, and good luck for your new works of course. emoticon

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