Recently one of our fans asked us what’s the easiest way to add icon fonts in their joomla theme and joomla content? In this article, we will show you how to easily add vector icons without slowing down your website in your Joomla!3 site.
What are Icon Fonts and Why You Should Use Them?
Icon fonts contain symbols or pictograms instead of letters and numbers. These pictograms can be easily resized using CSS without significantly increasing your page’s download size.
On a typical website, you can use them for your shopping cart, download buttons, feature boxes, sliders, social media buttons, and even in WordPress navigation menus.
It is the most popular, free and open source icon font available, and we also use NS Font Awesome allows you to use CSS classes to display icons. No images to load just pure CSS icons.