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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Feb 2011

    HELP : About favicon.ico

    Need Help

    I am a newbie in creating a site.I have done in making a favicon.ico imgge.

    I am using a wordpress theme name "twentyten".I uploaded the image by using smart ftp into my current themes w/c is "twentyten":


    But after I am done uploading, I see NO effect.I couldn't see my favicon.And the word press said I need to go to "Editor" from my themes and go to "header.php" and find the word:
    <link rel="shortcut icon" and ends with /favicon.ico" />

    And replace it with:
    <link rel="shortcut icon" href="<?php bloginfo('stylesheet_directory'); ?>/favicon.ico" />

    But I couldn't find the word that they want me too.And the only words I found was this word:

    <link rel="profile" href="" />
    <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" media="all" href="<?php bloginfo( 'stylesheet_url' ); ?>" />
    <link rel="pingback" href="<?php bloginfo( 'pingback_url' ); ?>" />

    Can anyone help me how to put favicon in step by step instructions.Please

    Thank you for your kindness

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    San Francisco
    Simply place favicon.ico in /public_html/. Browsers will pick it up.

  3. #3
    <link rel="icon"
    href="/somewhere/myicon.png" />

    this should place the favicon on your page

  4. #4
    change this
    <link rel="shortcut icon" href="<?php bloginfo('stylesheet_directory'); ?>/favicon.ico" />

    <link rel="icon"
    href="/images/favicon.png" />

    Make sure you have placed favicon.png image in your websites images folder and it will work.
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