fun and free icons

What could be better than free icons??

Icons are small, simplified images that pack a big visual punch. Icons can break up text-heavy content to make it easier on readers or act as an eye-catching button to tempt visitors to click. Whatever their use, icons have a place on any blog!

Here are a number of our favorite resources for free icons that are just waiting to amp up your site’s appearance.

Handy Resources for Free Icons


Freeicons.io

freeicons.io free icons

A database of thousands of free icon packs just waiting for you. Download the icons in a variety of sizes and formats.


Dribbble Free Icon Packs

Dribbble icon search

Dribbble’s wonderful community of talented designers has a bounty of free icons and icon packs to choose from! From quirky to professional to simple, have fun browsing the options.


Smashing Magazine’s Roundicons

Smashing round icons

60 gorgeous, pixel-perfect round icons offered as individual images or within round containers. Download them in a variety of formats.


Freepik

Freepik free icons

Another handy free icon search engine packed with over 80,000 free vector icons for personal and commercial use. Icons are available in PNG, EPS, or SVG formats.


Elegant Theme’s Flat Icon Pack

Elegant themes icons

The talented folks over at Elegant Themes have released a wonderful set of 192 free icons, available in both full-color and single-color format.


FlatIcon

Flaticon packs

A brilliant resource for beautifully-crafted free icons ideal for every project you could possibly need. All are free and available for download as PNG, Web Font, and SVG.


Smashing Magazine’s eCommerce Icons

Smashing eCommerce

A pack of 33 vivid eCommerce icons revolving around business and payment providers in a variety of sizes.



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