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Free Icons for Your Websites

Save yourself some time and use these icons for your next project.

BY CARL DOAN

Icons are a useful and simple way to help visually communicate with your users, but they’re time-consuming to make. Check out these sites for free and premium icons for your websites.

the flat icon website

1. Flaticon

Free and paid plans available

The largest database of free icons available in PNG, SVG, EPS, PSD and BASE 64 formats. Free icons can be used for personal and commercial purpose with attribution. Premium member gets you unlimited downloads and no attribution required. (read more here)

font awesome's website

2. Font Awesome

Free and paid plans available

You can use all of the free icons in Font Awesome on your web projects and sites. The pro-level plan gives you faster icon loading, more kits, icons, and tools as well as technical support from humans rather than computers. (read more here)

noun project's website

3. Noun Project

Free and paid plans available

Over 3 million icons to communicate any idea, available as PNG or SVG. Purchases support contributing artists. (read more here)

icon monster's website

4. iconmonstr

Free icons

Free, monstrously big and continuously growing source of simple icons run by one creator. (read more here)

Feather's dashboard with many free icons for your websites

5. Feather

Free icons

Feather is a collection of open source icons. Each icon is designed on a 24×24 grid with an emphasis on simplicity, consistency, and flexibility.

Use Icon Finder's free icons for your websites

6. Iconfinder

Free and paid plans available

The world’s largest marketplace for vector and raster icons in SVG and PNG formats. Free icons are for personal use only and require attribution. Various paid plans available. (read more here)

With all these icon resources, there’s a good chance you’ll be able to find what you’re looking for. These have saved me a lot of time on my own projects.

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