Font Awesome allows you to add scalable icons to your website. I use it on my own website because sometimes outside of using images, the icons add a nice personal touch. It’s free, and GPL, and can event be used commercially. In this article, I’ll be showing several methods on how to add Font Awesome to your WordPress site. The reason why I have several methods is because you, the reader, may have a specific way you prefer to implement new things to your website. How to Add Font Awesome to your WordPress Site – Using Font Awesome’s CDN #1 At Font Awesome, they have a nice little write up on how to implement this using their chosen CDN. This means that you’re allowing them to host the files and you just need to include something on your website so the fonts will work. Their directions can be found here. This method is simple and only requires you to add the following line to the header section of your site, between the head tags How to Add Font Awesome to your WordPress Site – Using Font Awesome’s CDN #2 Add the following to your theme’s functions.php file. Note- Chosen 1 of the methods listed above, not both, if you choose to rely on Font Awesome’s chosen CDN. How to Add Font Awesome
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