Genie WP Favicon


The Genie WP Favicon

  • The Genie WP Favicon will be helpful in adding a favicon to any wordpress site with ease.


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  1. Download ‘’ onto your local computer.
  2. Go to your WordPress Dashboard and select Plugins >> Add New.
  3. Click on the Upload option at the top and select the ‘’ file you just downloaded.
  4. Click on Install.
  5. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  6. There should be an additional ‘Genie WP Favicon’ sub-menu under the ‘Appearance’ option of your dashboard to setup the plugin.
  7. Upload your favicon and refresh your page.
  8. Network sites have to be updated individually.


  1. Does Genie WP Favicon support Apple Touch icon?
    Yes, it adds the favicon icon to the Apple Touch devices also.


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Contributors and Developers

“Genie WP Favicon” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Change Log


  1. compatibility with 5.2.3 verified
  2. Size restriction increased to 200 KB


  1. PHP deprecated methods removed
  2. compatibility with 4.3 verified


  1. Bugs with the Apple Touch device support fixed – Thanks @MonkeyKong for support
  2. Request for plugin promotion added


  1. Option to disable Apple’s gloss effect on image and preserve the user effects


  1. Bugs fixed


  1. Initial commit