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Icons8 provides you with all the apps you need to take care of all your print, web, and graphic design projects. Find out more
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Beautiful, free images and photos that you can download and use for any project. Better than any royalty free or stock photos. Find out more
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Why you should signup now
  • Also includes photos and illustrations
  • Anyone can use for free with an attribution link
  • 10 New Photos Added Every 10 Days
  • High Quality Images from Professional Photographers
  • Over 300 Million Free Photos
What are the benefits?
  • Affordable with different pricing options
  • Icons8 can be used for commercial use
  • Wide range of high quality icons
  • Authentic Images
  • Free Photos
  • High Quality
  • Professional Photographers
Things to look out for
  • Generally suited to UI only
  • Icons are formatted to styles or libraries so may not feel unique in some use cases
Who is it for?
  • Graphic Designers
  • Marketing Agencies
  • UI Designers
  • Web Designer
  • Graphic Designers
  • Marketing Agencies
  • UI Designers
  • Web Designer

Graphic Designers


Icons, illustrations, photos, music, and design tools

Icons8 is an online platform that provides a wide range of icons and graphic design resources for use in web and software design.

They offer a variety of icon sets in different styles and categories, as well as other design elements such as illustrations, templates, and UI kits.

Their icons are available in various formats, including PNG, SVG, and EPS, and can be used for commercial or personal projects.

Icons8 also offers a number of tools and resources for designers, including an icon search engine, icon maker, and design courses

If you need a simple subscription for all your icons, music, stock images and other design tools, then look no further. For a simple monthly (or annual fee) you can get the entire Icons8 suite of creative tools.

Who needs Icons8?

Icons8 is primarily aimed at designers and developers who need high-quality icons for their projects.

Icons8 provides a wide range of icons that can be used in various contexts, including websites, mobile apps, and desktop software.

In addition to designers and developers, Icons8 could also be useful for other individuals or organizations that need icons for their projects, such as marketers, educators, and small businesses.

For example, someone creating a marketing campaign might need icons to represent different products or services, or a teacher might need icons to use in a presentation or lesson plan.


Unsplash is a free stock photo website that provides high-quality images for personal and commercial use.

It has a library of over 1 million photos, all of which are free to use without attribution. Unsplash also offers a range of features and benefits, including:

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