July 29th, 2011 | software icons, stock icons | Comments Off
Now day’s icons have managed to draw more attention from the computer, iPad, and iPod for easy accessibility. These icons are creating the interface between the user and device much easier and smoother. Creating icons are suitable option for the users who are beginner artists and web-designers. However, there are so many things required to consider at the time of designing any icons, like the perfect size, shape, eye catching appearance and well rounded shape. In this regard, the creating icons are right option for the icons designers to designs any icon designs. The icons are small and easy graphical representation of every program through which the user can known about the program according to the icons designs. So, it is much important for the designs to made well crafted designs for better look and demand. On the other hand, the shape, sizes, graphics and look of the icons will vary according to device requirement.
While designing the icon, till the icon covers an entire canvas, you would like to make a background transparent. This may allow canvas of the icon being transparent and allow background to show. The first step is to click on “Screen” button on a right hand side of the screen. This may also display transparency lines in the left color window. In order, to add the transparency to pixel, you can click on “Flood Fill” tool (an tipping paint) on left hand side of the screen or fill in pixels you would like to make it transparent. While you are finish with the icon, just save the file as the favicon.ico or upload that to server where you can store the HTML files. In case, you have the image, which you want to use as the icon, then you may do so in different ways.