Heydonworks has recently release glyphs free icon web font (pictograms). Web Font have many advantages of using in place of images to render icons into your UI design.
Designers create a TTF and called Heydings Icons. It’s a fairly modest collection of 60 glyphs specifically intended for the accessorization and classification of textual cues such as hyperlinks, navigation elements and buttons. You can, of course, use the set much more expressively as well. Also, there’s no requirement to embed; you may just want to use it as a desktop/print font.
Modern Pictograms is a typeface for interface designers and programmers. Designed in early 2011 for the Flatfile WordPress theme, the pictograms stay sharp when used large or small. Install the OpenType file for Photoshop mockups and drop in the @font-face code into your CSS to embed them right in your Web page.
The glyphs free icon web font is very convenient and easy to use for web design in themes, page layouts etc, as well as for every type of print or offline design. Have fun!
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Icons are the basic requirement of any web related projects and good icons are like a treasure for web designers. If you are looking for that perfect icon for your web site, blog, web app or application, you will find them here.
The set is completely free for commercial and non-commercial usage. You cannot, however, modify, claim them to be your own, redistribute on another website and/or sell them for a profit. You should include a link to this page in your credits.