RealFaviconGenerator now accepts SVG pictures, in addition to PNG, JPG and GIF. Not a big deal, just the ability to jump right from Adobe Illustrator or Inkscape to RealFaviconGenerator. When using a SVG picture, the scaling algorithm option is no Continue reading SVG support
browserconfig.xml was introduced in Internet Explorer 11 and lets you define advanced web application tiles. Most of its features are too advanced for web applications that do not target Windows 8 platform capabilities. However, browserconfig.xml is very useful when it Continue reading More browserconfig.xml, less HTML
Warning: With the release of iOS 8, the recommended size is now 180×180. It was 152×152 when this article was published (updated 2014/12/26). Whatever you use an iOS or Android device, the Apple touch icon appears as soon as you Continue reading Apple touch icon: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Generating a favicon for all platforms is a lot a matter of resizing a big picture to smaller sizes. Submit a 1000×1000 picture to RealFaviconGenerator and it will scale it to 16×16, 32×32, 152×152… and many other dimensions. At first, Continue reading What is the best scaling algorithm? You choose!