• Version: 3.1
  • Downloads:
  • Requires WP: 3.0
  • Compatible to WP: 4.5.13

As of WordPress 4.3, this Plugin is no longer needed. The next update will integrate the Plugin into the core site icon feature, to allow for graceful
retirement of the Plugin.

Add a Favicon to your site. No bells or whistles; simply upload a (ICO, PNG, or GIF) file.

Note: Plugin settings can be configured via Dashboard -> Settings -> Favicon.


Do not post support questions on this page. They will not be answered. Please use the support options below:


Manual installation:

  1. Upload the cbnet-favicon folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory

Installation using “Add New Plugin”

  1. From your Admin UI (Dashboard), use the menu to select Plugins -> Add New
  2. Search for ‘cbnet Favicon’
  3. Click the ‘Install’ button to open the plugin’s repository listing
  4. Click the ‘Install’ button

Activiation and Use

  1. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  2. From your Admin UI (Dashboard), use the menu to select Options -> Favicon
  3. Configure settings, and save

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How do I choose a Favicon?
A. Just upload a file of your own. Note that Favicons file type must be one of ICO, PNG, JPEG, or GIF.

Q. I use Internet Explorer. Why don’t the icons appear on the options page? Are my options saved?
A. Internet Explorer doesn’t render .ico files in HTML files.

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