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Re: [whatwg] Canonical Image and Color

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:42:24 +1000
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDBHXpOzyb4mco17t2ceRVxje3of+okUi0E2vfw8CP-gng@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Cc: Mike <tomshinsky@yandex-team.ru>, WHATWG <whatwg@whatwg.org>
On Tue, Aug 26, 2014 at 4:21 PM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl> wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 25, 2014 at 8:59 PM, Mike <tomshinsky@yandex-team.ru> wrote:
>> 2) There is already a couple of standards or quasi-standads:
>>     - favicons (most promising seems to be the increasing of their size and svg support)
>>     - apple-touch-icon used by Apple and Android
>>     - msapplication-TileImage used by MS
>>     - Firefox OS icon (detached case)
>>     - SpeedDial API by Opera (as an extension)
>
> There's also <link rel=icon>, which is the way to do this.

Particularly when used with the sizes='' attribute, which lets you
provide small favicons *and* large icons suitable for use in tiles
like this.

~TJ
Received on Tuesday, 26 August 2014 06:43:09 UTC

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