Favicons test

This test was replaced with the Best practice test in October 2018.

What is it?

This test checks whether this website correctly defines Favicons, which are icons used to represent the website.

Why it matters

Favicons appear in browser tabs, bookmarks and elsewhere when you website is used. Without a Favicon, your website will appear like so:

With a Favicon, they look like this:

Specifying a Favicon makes your website appear more professional and easier to identify when working with multiple tabs.

How to use it

Insites lists all Favicons it finds on the left-hand side, and any pages missing Favicons on the right-hand side.

If you wish to see what pages use a specific Favicon, click on the Pages count for that Favicon on the left.