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Font Awesome

Font Awesome
Developer(s) Dave Gandy
Initial release 21 August 2012 (2012-08-21)
Stable release 4.4.0
Development status Active
Operating system Cross-platform (web-based application)
License SIL OFL 1.1

Font Awesome is a font and icon toolkit based on CSS and LESS. It was made by Dave Gandy for use with the Twitter Bootstrap, and later was incorporated into the BootstrapCDN. Font Awesome has a 20% market share among those websites which use third-party Font Scripts on their platform, ranking it on a second place after Google Fonts.[1]

External links

  • Font Awesome
  • GitHub Project


  1. ^ "Global market share of Font Script technologies". Wappalyzer. Retrieved 25 January 2015. 
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