Font Awesome Icon Element
The Font Awesome Icon Element is a great way to add any of the 1,535 Free Font Awesome Icons to your content. A full set of styling options allow you to choose any icon size, weight, color, background, rotation, spinning and more. And every one is 100% full vector, so they look incredibly sharp and are retina-ready! New in Avada 5.8 is Font Awesome Pro Integration, giving you access to 7,000+ Font Awesome Icons through the Fusion Builder. Read below for an overview of the specific features of this Awesome Element.
How To Use The Font Awesome Icon Element
The Font Awesome Icon Element allows you to place icons anywhere on your site. Be sure to visit the Element Demo Page for more examples of what it can do.
Step 1 – Create a new page or post, or edit an existing one.
Step 2 – Select the container and column you would like to place the icon into.
Step 3 – Click on the + Element button at the bottom of the column. Select Font Awesome Icon.
Step 4 – There are three tabs in the Font Awesome Icons Options. The first one, General, is where you choose your font, and make some basic settings to do with size,functionality and alignment. The Design tab is where you configure its appearance with margin, circle, color, background and border options. The animations tab allows your to determine how the icon interacts with the loading of the page.
Step 5 – Once you have completed styling your Font Awesome Icon, click Save. You will be returned to the edit page. You can preview the page to view your icon, and you can always edit the element again to make changes.
Read below for a detailed description of all element options.
Location: The edit screen within each Element.
You can deploy as many individual Elements in pages and posts as you need, there is no limit. Within each of the Elements, you will see a tab or tabs that house an array of options that make it possible for you to configure each Element independently, and greatly enhance your flexibility and creative options.
Note: The Default setting will use the global settings assigned for this element in your Theme Options > Fusion Builder Elements > Font Awesome Element section. Also, please note that the displayed options screens below show ALL the available options for the element. If you have Avada’s Option Network Dependencies turned on, you will only see options relevant to your selections, and so the options screen may look somewhat different.
Location: WordPress Dashboard > Avada > Theme Options > Fusion Builder Elements > Font Awesome Icon Element
The Avada Advanced Options Network gives you amazing flexibility with additional Global Options that allows you to control individual Elements en masse.