Icons

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Web

Small and usually clear icons, roughly sorted from most icons and easiest terms, to fewest icons and annoying terms.


License: cc-by


License: cc-by-sa


License: cc-by


  • BrandSpankingNew Mini Icons 2, geared towards text editing, CMS, and some social webbing.

License: cc-by-sa

License: Unsure, but seems freely usable


License: cc-by-sa


License: cc-sa


  • Twotone white-on-single-color, fairly clean

License: Unsure, but seems freely usable


  • Bitcons and Bitcons+, fairly clear red-and-white icons, various topics. Also Sanscons, the same set white-on-transparent so you can use them with any background using some CSS-fu.

License: Unsure, but apparentrly freely usable and 'be generous with the linkage'


License: Unsure, but freely usable and 'just don't pass them off as your own'


License: unsure


License: unsure, but looks freely usable


License: Public domain


  • Feed Icons just that well known feed icon -- but in a lot of colors:P

(see also [1], [2], [3])


License: 10 core icons for free, the rest for $12


License: Link back, or pay $30

Apps / Desktop

Larger, shinier, perspectivier. Usable for web uses if you're into that sort of thing.


License: LGPL


License: Unsure, but only minor conditions


License: GPL


License: GPL


License: GPL


License: LGPL


'Greyscale' License: cc-by

Other / unsorted

Useful lists (that helped):

Animated 'busy' icons:


Icons from many sites, to help you brainstorm creating your own:


There are also a good number of stock icon sites where you can buy icons. For example:


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