A small library for manipulating the favicon

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#4 Product of the DaySeptember 19, 2014
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Dan Clay
Dan Clay@danclay · Creator of thetechreporter.com
This is awesome! I'd love to see this introduced as a WordPress plugin to update the favicon whenever I post new stories.
Murat Mutlu
Murat MutluHunterHiring@mutlu82 · Co-Founder, Marvelapp
Anyone know why a lot of sites have moved onto using notifications as numbers in brackets like (4) ?
Ryan HooverPro@rrhoover · Founder, Product Hunt
@mutlu82 are you referring to the presentation (with parentheses/brackets) or the notification itself? Title bar notifications that update in real-time are a lightweight way to pull people back to the site that leave it open in another tab. Changing the favicon is clever and probably more noticeable. Some take it a step further and trigger a sound when that number increments (e.g. Facebook when you receive a new comment on a post).
Murat Mutlu
Murat MutluHunterHiring@mutlu82 · Co-Founder, Marvelapp
@rrhoover Yeah I mean the presentation of them, I use to notice a lot of sites use the method of Tinycon but gradually it seems to be the more along the lines of Facebook and display it like (this)
Tom Moor
Tom MoorMakerHiring@tommoor · Building Abstract
Thanks for the votes all :)