How can I add a Favicon to my Store?
A favicon is a simple graphic icon that can be added to any website and will display on the tabs and title bars of most browsers when viewing the site. Favicons will also display on visitor's bookmarks and browser history listings and help your site stand out a bit better when listed among other sites.
Below is an example of what a favicon looks like:
To add a Favicon to your site, you will need the following items:
Creating your Favicon
The favicon.ico file can be created in a variety of different ways. Most photo-editing programs will have free plugins available that can be used to create your file and save it in *.ico format. There are also many free online favicon generators that can be used to create your favicon.ico file. A simple search online should lead you in the right direction.
Be sure to name it favicon.ico since some browsers rely on this specific name in order to display it correctly.
Uploading your Favicon
Once you have your favicon.ico file created,
Your favicon should display now on your browser page's tab!
If you are still unable to see the favicon, try a different browser that you normally don't use or simply wait a few hours for the cache to update organically.
It is also worth noting that you may need to clear your store's cached files in order to have the edited frame file display correctly for you. The store's cache can be cleared by clicking on the "View Store" link inside your 3dcart Online Store Manager..