19 Free Icon Font Sets, Embedding Icons Have Never Been So Easy

19 Free Icon Font Sets, Embedding Icons Have Never Been So Easy


19 Free Icon Font Sets, Embedding Icons Have Never Been So Easy

Introduction

Icon fonts implementation on website is the new trend! Ever since font-face support is supported in modern browsers, icon font has became one of the solutions to embed glyphs icons to your website easily. So, why is it icon font good? These are some of the reasons:

  • Just like font, we can change the icon size and it will still look good.
  • We can also change the color, add shadow, inner shadow easily.
  • With CSS3, we can rotate, transform and change its opacity.
  • Transparent knockouts which work in IE6.

In this post, we have collected 19 sets of icon fonts, total of 2000+ free icons that you can use it now. If you aren't sure how to use it, you can read this article: Displaying icons with fonts and data attributes.

There's no doubt that these icons look simple but creative.You can also use these as inspiration for your brand logo when printing brochure.

Author: Kevin Liew

Kevin Liew is a web designer and developer and keen on contributing to the web development industry. He loves frontend development and absolutely amazed by jQuery. Feel free to say hi to me, or follow @quenesswebblog on twitter.

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2 comments

Renjith.R
Tue, 9th October 2012
Thanks.. Reply
K Bharath @ Inspireden.com
Tue, 16th October 2012
Nice Collection of Icon Sets. Reply

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