Icons8 Blog Developers

Which Icons Fit Into Text Well?

and which don't

February 22, 2017

35 Awesome Free Resources For UI Designer

All in one place

February 14, 2017

Why You Shouldn’t Ask a Developer to Fix Your Bike

An insightful experiment

February 7, 2017

9 Insane Ways to Open .sketch File on Windows (and a Correct One)

February 1, 2017

How to Combine Icons from Different Sets in Your UI

A tale about consistent interfaces

January 19, 2017

Productivity Tools: When the Faintest Ink Is More Powerful Than the Strongest Memory

What to do when memory fails you

October 6, 2016

Blind Method of Hiring a Software Developer

A true story of seeking and finding the right candidate

September 27, 2016

Choosing the Right Size and Format for Icons

Icons sizes for Windows, MacOS X, iOS, Android, and Linux.

August 31, 2016

Essential Guide to Inserting Social Media Icons Into Everything

How to insert the icons of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIN, Instagramm, and other social networks into the blogs, email signature, and printing materials

July 18, 2016

Design Without a Designer. One Developer’s True Story

Learn from a real study case

April 29, 2016

Font Awesome → Line Awesome

Using Font Awesome on your website? Replace it with the modern, sleek line icons in 5 minutes.

January 28, 2016

HTML Checklist

How to make sure your markup is ready to be delivered to a client.

January 27, 2016

How to Use Vectors in Xcode 7

Vectors don't work in Xcode as expected. Here's the solution.

October 30, 2015

We Love SVG: Google Fonts for Icons

We Love SVG is like Google Fonts but for icons. It makes it quick and easy to insert icons into web pages.

August 28, 2015


The best way to insert icons.

July 29, 2015

Essential Guide to SVG Icons – When to Use and How to Edit

Getting started: SVG pros and cons, how to scale and recolor SVG icons

July 17, 2015

How to Integrate Icons8 to Your Apps

Use our API or download a JSON.

May 18, 2015

7 Well Hidden Features of Icons8

Features for customising your icons, exporting them to various formats and batch processing

May 13, 2015

Simplified SVGs Features

The article explains the difference about two formats we support: original and simplified SVGs

February 16, 2014

How to Convert Icons to a Web Font

October 27, 2013