Do you want to change your WordPress site’s favicon? It’s a small change, but it can impact your site’s look and feel. This article will show you how to change your favicon in WordPress easily.

Adding a favicon, or site icon, in WordPress is a relatively simple process that only requires a few steps.

  1. Appearance

    Appearance setting

    To begin, you’ll need to navigate to the “Appearance” section of your WordPress dashboard and then click on the “Customize” option.

  2. Site Identity

    Site Identity

    Once you’re in the customizer, you should see a section labeled “Site Identity.” This is where you can change your site’s favicon.

  3. Select File

    Select File

    Simply click on the “Select File” button and upload the image you want to use as your favicon.

    The site icon should be PNG, square, and at least 512 × 512 pixels.

    Site Icons are what you see in browser tabs, bookmark bars, and within the WordPress mobile apps. Upload one here!

  4. [bonus] Change Image

    change image

    If your website already has an image, you can replace it by clicking on “Change image.”

    If you do not want a website Favicon, you can click “Remove” to remove the image file.

  5. Publish


    Once you’ve selected the image, click on the “Publish” button to save your changes. And that’s all there is to it!

Now, when someone visits your site, they’ll see your custom favicon in their browser’s address bar!

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to us in the comments below. We would also love to hear about your experiences with changing your favicon – was it easy for you? Did you run into any problems? Let us know! And finally, be sure to share this article if you found it helpful. Thanks for reading!