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Attribution: How, when and where?

  • Written by Anu Dev
    Updated over a week ago

If you are downloading free assets, you must attribute the contributor when using our assets. Please read the below instructions for the attribution.

Example of attribution : In this link " " when you click on any format to download icons, you will get the popup like this,

You need to copy this text to give attribution to the contributor.

There are different cases where you need to add credit to the contributor, please refer below mentioned cases.

For websites Insert the attribution on the page of the icon (for example in the page footer) or on the imprint page.

For printing Paste this attribution on the final work so the authorship is known (for instance, in the acknowledgements chapter of a book)

For appsPlace the attribution on the credits/description page of the application.

Social Networks If you desire to upload any of our resources to your social networks please remember you must insert the attribution *Designed by Free icons from* on the uploaded image and on the description of the image.