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Icons for Features


Icons for Features makes it really easy to select an icon to go along with your feature. Select from the entire library of Font Awesome icons, using an intuitive administration interface, similar to the “Featured Image” meta box.

Icons for Features; when an image just won’t do.


Once activated, add or edit a feature under the “Features” administration menu (provided by the Features by WooThemes plugin). A “Feature Icon” meta box is added to the side column of this edit screen, where an icon can be selected.

Once done, hit the “Publish” button and you’re good to go!


Installing “Icons for Features” can be done either by searching for “Icons for Features” via the “Plugins > Add New” screen in your WordPress dashboard, or by using the following steps:

  1. Download the plugin via
  2. Upload the ZIP file through the “Plugins > Add New > Upload” screen in your WordPress dashboard.
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  4. Add or edit a feature and use the “Feature Icon” meta box.


I don’t see any “Features” menu in my WordPress admin? What do I do?

This plugin requires the Features by WooThemes, which it modifies. Please download and activate this plugin, to proceed.

The icon is too small! How do I adjust it’s size?

Theme developers may, from time to time, add specific styling to cater for this icon. If not, that’s okay!

The following CSS is a basic example of adjusting the size of the icons:

.feature .icon-preview { font-size: 5em; }
How do I contribute?

We encourage everyone to contribute their ideas, thoughts and code snippets. This can be done by forking the repository over at GitHub.

Contributors & Developers

“Icons for Features” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Interested in development?

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  • 2015-11-20
  • Adds a URL link to the icon.
  • Adds the Chosen script
  • Adds Color Picker support.


  • 2015-04-22
  • Fix for remove_query_arg vulnerability.


  • 2014-03-18
  • Initial release. Woo!