Font-Awesome is a great tool for any developer to use in place of typical jpeg images of icons on websites. Font-Awesome is basically iconic fonts comprised of vectors that can be customized through CSS to change the way they display on the screen.
How to Add Font Awesome Icons to WordPress Menu
- Download, install, and activate the Font Awesome 4 Menu plugin below
- The Font Awesome 4 Menus plugin loads the icon font on your site so that you can make use of it within your menus and content. Add it to your WordPress site though the Plugins >> Add New menu. There are no settings for this plugin.
- Navigate to your WordPress menu and edit you specific menu item. You will have to make sure the CSS classes option is clicked. This can by activated through screen option menu at the top of the menu page
- Enter the font-awesome CSS class for the menu icon, and your done
Learn more about using this plugin and how to add Font Awesome Icons to WordPress Menu by checking out the author’s website. Click to Learn more about the Font Awesome 4 Menus plugin from the plugin website
Written by Jibari Daniels