How To Use Icons

Using this article you’ll be able to:

Add an Icon

To add an icon to your infographic:

  1. Click on the word Icons on the toolbar to the left
  2. Type in a keyword in the search bar or check for icons using the categories.
  3. Click on an icon to add it to the page.

Change the color of an icon

To change the color of an icon

  1. Click on the icon.
  2. Click on the color picker button on the toolbar at the top.
  3. Select a new color using the color picker. Once you’ve selected a color click anywhere outside the color picker to apply the new color.

Please note: You can only change the color of monochrome icons.

Resize icon

There are two ways to resize icons. To resize any icon you’ll want to start by clicking on it. After you click on the icon handles will appear on it’s edge. Here is how to access the handles to resize an icon:

For most icons dragging any of the handles outward will make the whole icon bigger and dragging them inward will make the whole icon smaller. Like this:

Some shape icons and line icons can be resized without maintaining the aspect ratio. Click here for our guide on resizing Lines, Borders, and shapes. 

Rotate Icons

  1. Click on the icon.
  2. Click on the circular handle at the top of the icon. Drag the handle in the direction you want to rotate it.

Mirror icons

To mirror an icon:

  1. Click on the icon
  2. Click on the Mirror button on the top toolbar.

To hyperlink an icon:

  1. Click on the icon
  2. A Link button will appear on the top toolbar. Click on the link button.
  3. Insert the link. 

Favorite an icon

To favorite an icon:

  1. Click on the icon
  2. Click on the heart or Add Favourite button on the top toolbar.
  3. You can find your favorite icons by clicking on Icons then My Favourites.

  4. To unfavourite an icon click Icons and select the icon from the My Favourites section. After you've added the icon to the page click on the Add favorite button again. Like this:

Change fill percentage an icon:

To change the fill of an icon:

  1. Click on the icon
  2. Click the Fill % button on the top toolbar. If you chose 86%, link in our gif example, the icon will be 86% of one color and 14% of another.
  3. You can change the colors of each section of the icon using the color picker options on the top toolbar.

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