More Icons!

Heyo! We need more icons for our menu tabs. Using the github logo / icon for ‘My Pets’ is kinda cute but a little off the mark. Can we get a flattened version of emojis? or coloured emojis too? …or similar. :+1:

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Coming soon! We’re working on adding thousands of new icons.

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I’m sorry but this 2 minute turnaround on addressing requests will not stand. :wink:

Great! :clap:

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The Glide team are probably using Android that allows them to get notifications, which would explain the fast turnaround on responses. :wink: :laughing:

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Nice, apparently you just updated to provide a new set of icons. I am sure most users will be delighted. However, I am missing the nice elegant ones with really thin strokes (like the ones found in fontawesome), that I had been using in my first trial app. They were suddenly changed to different (much fatter) ones, while I was in the middle of working in my app.

I noticed the new icons too. While more options are nice, the old ones should be part of the options, in my opinion, so that current apps aren’t affected.

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Nice to have them all!

Agree with @shchc though, I found out through a user querying me… another thing to revisit. :wink:

Feedback / discussion: @david

Having to go pro is a bit rich for simple icon access / flexibility. I appreciate royalties should be paid where possible but this feels oppressively restrictive (ie I can no longer chose even a coffee cup) in the free tier. We’ve net lost access to a lot of icons we had access to.

Can we have some royalty free options too?

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You haven’t “net lost” icons. We’ve added thousands of icons for free apps, and we went through every previous icon and found its equivalent in the new set. We’ll take a look at the coffee icon if you think there’s not a good free equivalent. I can see a free coffee cup icon but it has a weird wifi signal coming out of it.

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I can see a free coffee cup icon but it has a weird wifi signal coming out of it.

This is my point. Weird is weird and for in app nav purposes it’s a loss. :point_up_2:

Thousands of free icons doesn’t make up for the fact we’re losing essential options. Another example ‘maps’… which a lot of us use given the interface options. There is nothing available in the free icon set that can meet a simple need.

All I’m asking is for some wiggle room for tuning. Appreciate Pro should get more… maybe just have the other old icons as well… then it’s more reasonable.