August 17th, 2012

JFontAwesomeFontAwesome, the iconic font designed for use with Twitter Bootstrap, now it’s available in Joomla with JFontAwesome plugin.

In our quest to develop the perfect Bootstrap theme implementation, we’ve developed this plugin to integrate Font Awesome as a system plugin for Joomla.

*** FontAwesome Features ***

– Desktop Font + Vectors: The full desktop font and a pdf of vectors are now included. Happy designing.
– 70 New Icons in v2.0: All requested by our active community on the Font Awesome GitHub project.
– IE7 Support: Font Awesome v2.0 now even supports IE7. If you need it, you have my condolences.
– One font, 220 icons: In a single collection, Font Awesome is a pictographic language of web-related actions.
– Free for commercial use: The Font Awesome webfont and CSS libraries are completely free for commercial use.
– Screen reader compatible: Font Awesome won’t trip up screen readers, unlike most icon fonts.
– Made for Twitter Bootstrap: Designed from scratch to be fully backwards compatible with Twitter Bootstrap 2.0.
– CSS control: Easily style icon color, size, shadow, and anything that’s possible with CSS.
– Infinite scalability: Scalable vector graphics means icons look awesome at any size.

*** Plugin Parameters ***

– System – JFontAwesome: Active / Local / CDN
– CDN Url
– Minimized: Yes / No
– Active in the Backend: Yes / No

*** License ***

JFontAwesome is released under GNU/GPL Version 3 license.

*** Example – Inline Icon ***

Place Font Awesome icons just about anywhere with the tag.