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Flaticon Reviews

A database of free vector icons.

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We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about Flaticon and what they use it for.
  • Where can I find more icons/pngs like the tree and jar icons here?
    My favorites are the stickers sections in and For Icons I use They also have cute stickers but they aren't animated. - Source: Reddit / about 2 months ago
  • Does anyone else rarely use page icons/headers?
    I like having a visual indicator in my page titles, but I never really liked the emojis or built-in Notion icons, so now I use on just about every page/database template. I really like it so far. The options are nearly endless, especially once you consider the color and line art customization. - Source: Reddit / about 2 months ago
  • Was told my power points are lacking. Pointers?
    Lastly, you can try to add a bit of pop to your slides too. It's a repository of free stock images to help illustrate your narrative. A designer friend told me about this and I've had a noticeable increase of people praising my slides and asking for them afterwards. - Source: Reddit / 2 months ago
  • How to achieve these types of effects? and which type of icons were used in the video?
    After effects for sure. Icons look like the could honest be fromt For glow its likely deepglow. Can always get a cheap way in PR but duplicating underneath and throwing a gaus blur way up and dropping the opacity of the layer. The animation was done in ae for sure though just by the easing. - Source: Reddit / 2 months ago
  • Stickers with subscription
    I go even further and download stickers (and icons) from and save it to that collection. - Source: Reddit / 5 months ago
  • Unable to post
    No idea if this is relevant, but I was trying to use the pop-up google login on another site ( and I got a similar error message. When I finally went to the actual login page, it told me not to login via google, but instead to use my email and password directly - maybe something similar could be going on here? - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • Android set-up for a clean, simple RG353P home screen/menu (Nintendo Switch-inspired)
    If you don't like those icons, try searching, or downloading Light Void Free or Lines Free from Aurora. - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • Is there a place to download keycap symbols?
    For the text, you can download free open source fonts from For novelty keys and such, you can use the free options at I use both a lot for graphic design projects. - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • I made a simple music app for toddlers road trip entertainment
    The images in the screenshot are from - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • New vibrant Setup
    Thank you. The free version of Color Widgets is fine for something simple but yes, the pro versione is obviously better but I coudn`t find anything better atm. For the app icon, those were made by me by downloading some icons on, customized them on gimp and the assembled on Figma. - Source: Reddit / 9 months ago
  • My Current Dashboard (WIP)
    Thank you! The 4 squares is from the site, here's the link to the specific icon: Navigation/Main Menu Icon. Also, I took a screenshot of the academia page for you, ill also link it here: Academia Page Screenshot. it's also pretty minimal/straight-to-the-point and is a work in progress. it's a bit empty rn since I'm in between semesters. - Source: Reddit / 10 months ago
  • Created my own dashboard!
    Created my dashboard on Notion, with a blue colour theme. Widgets are from and, and icons are from, only edited to fit the colour scheme. I made it in such a way that it's not too overwhelming (at least to me) while still being able to incorporate new pages along with pre-existing ones without another overhaul. Let me know what you think! - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Power BI Challenge 15 – Formula 1 Analysis
    A four-month subscription to, an online source for downloadable and editable icons that can make your Power BI reports stand out. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Custom category icons: what do you use?
    I've used for a bunch of mine, but I really like yours as well. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Easily showcase your React Native apps using generated mockups
    Recently, I did a massive/gigantic UI overhaul, finalised 3D animations and created a bunch of templates for you guys to use. Previewed is a tool to help you with presentations. You can create any type of mockup you need - be it for App Store submission, GitHub repo or social media. If you have a blog about apps, consider sharing it with your readers. P.S. It’s mostly a free tool. Icons by Flaticon. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • My Language Learning Hub
    - Notebook Gallery Covers made on powerpoint with icons. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Vectorized App Icons
    You can use InkScape to create vector icons in SVG. You find tons of free icons on the internet on sites like It's a good place to get inspiration. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Android app design, logo & colour palette
    Now this site, flaticon is my choice when it comes to downloading free vectors, just get yourself an SVG that suits your suit (I couldn’t find a better one), we’ll edit its colours and size quite easily in figma. - Source: / almost 2 years ago
  • My Notion Template - Cool Mountain Blue
    I got the icons are from the "Detailed Mixed Lineal Color Style" on - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • How does asset licensing work for client work?
    For example, there is this website called where I download all my icons from. If I use a free one, then I stick a link to the website in the footer. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Late Night Random Discussion Thread - 21 April, 2021
    For icons part: I search internet for images. Few sites I visit is and search for images there. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago

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