This guide describes the Theme settings > Favicon menu options to set up a favicon for your store. Refer to Shopify help: Favicon (opens new window).
When a visitor opens your store’s pages, the favicon is displayed as an icon in the web browser’s tab bar, history and bookmarks/ favorites. For example, in the following image, in the top left corner, a Favicon is displayed as an icon in the web browser’s Tab bar.
# Set up a favicon
To set up a favicon image for your store:
Go to Theme settings > Favicon.
Select a setting described in the following table.
|Favicon image||Use the following Favicon image menu options to set up a favicon image. Note that images are scaled to the dimensions |
|Image > Add alt text||Select the Add alt text link, and then enter a brief description of the image into the Image alt text box. The description improves search engine optimization (SEO), and provides greater accessibility for customers who use screen-reading tools. The text is saved immediately. Refer to Shopify help: Adding alt text to media (opens new window).|