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Font Awesome vs Unicons: What are the differences?
Developers describe Font Awesome as "The internet's most popular icon toolkit". You can get vector icons and social logos on your website with it. It is a font that's made up of symbols, icons, or pictograms that you can use in a webpage, just like a font. On the other hand, Unicons is detailed as "A Better Alternative to Font Awesome". It is a library of 1000+ FREE vector icons and icon-font in Line style. Icons are available in SVG files to download or can be used as web-font.
Font Awesome and Unicons can be categorized as "Fonts" tools.
Font Awesome and Unicons are both open source tools. It seems that Font Awesome with 62.3K GitHub stars and 10.6K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Unicons with 675 GitHub stars and 41 GitHub forks.
Pros of Font Awesome
- CSS Styling7
- Open source6
- Easy Upgrades0
- Auto-accessibility (A11y)0