Free Mini Pixel Web Icons

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UPDATE: The zip file now includes the PNG and GIF formats of the web icons. Start downloading!

I don’t know about you, but I had enough of those fancy “web 2.0” web icons.  Sure, they get the attention of the visitors because of the stylish looks (bright colours, reflections and shadows), but do you really need these crying-for-attention icons? Baring this in mind (and the fact that I love pixelated icons) I designed my own icons for this blog, which you can now download for free.

 

A preview of the mini pixel web icons

A preview of the mini pixel icon set.

The mini-pixel icon set contains 111 icons, all inside a nicely constructed psd file (Adobe Photoshop CS4) and is completely free of charge. A few icons were taken from different iconsets (only copyright free icons) and adjusted to have a more pixelated look.  Just download it, change the colours to your liking and put it online.

If you like these icons, you could ‘Like’ this page with Facebook or tweet about it. A simple thank you would be appreciated as well. Don’t forget to post your url so I can have a look at the result.

Paul Olyslager

Paul is the creator, editor and most regular writer of paulolyslager.com. He's also working as UX Lead for Home24, a leading online shop for furniture and home accessories, based in Berlin, Germany. Read all about Paul or find him on Twitter, LinkedIn or Facebook.
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9 responses to “Free Mini Pixel Web Icons”

  1. Wim Smits says

    Some really nice stuff Paul! I’ve downloaded them for future usage. Always can come in handy… I’ll let you know when I’m going to use them!

  2. You’re welcome wim, nice to hear that you like them.

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  4. nya says

    Any chance we get those in PNG formats? Thanks!

  5. @nya: Thanks for your interest! Well, PNG format comes in handy, I’ll work on that.

  6. Thanks for this great set of icons!

  7. @nya: I’ve updated the zip file with the PNG and GIF formats. Enjoy!

  8. Scott says

    Hi, nice set of icons, thank you.

    I’ll be using these for an upcoming project, so will send you the link once it’s live

  9. @Scott: You’re welcome Scott and good luck with your project!

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