by Sai gowtham

How to change the favicon in React

In this tutorial, we are going to learn about how to change the default favicon in react app, which is set by the create-react-app CLI.

Changing the favicon

  1. Open the react app in your favorite code editor.
  2. Navigate to the public folder and delete the favicon.ico file.
  3. Now, add a new favicon inside the public folder.

react app favicon changed

Note: The favicon filename should be favicon.ico, like in the above screenshot.

  1. Reload your app to see the new favicon.

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