Ionicons vs Open Iconic: What are the differences?
Developers describe Ionicons as "Beautifully crafted open source icons". Premium designed icons for use in web, iOS, Android, and desktop apps. Support for SVG and web font. Completely open source and MIT licensed. On the other hand, Open Iconic is detailed as "*An open source icon set with 223 marks in SVG, webfont and raster formats *". It is the open source sibling of Iconic. It is a hyper-legible collection of 223 icons with a tiny footprint—ready to use with Bootstrap and Foundation.
Ionicons and Open Iconic can be primarily classified as "UI Components" tools.
Some of the features offered by Ionicons are:
- Open-source icon set with 700+ icons
- Crafted for web, iOS, Android, and desktop apps
- Have both Material Design and iOS versions
On the other hand, Open Iconic provides the following key features:
- Bootstrap and Foundation ready
- Super small file size
Ionicons and Open Iconic are both open source tools. It seems that Ionicons with 13.9K GitHub stars and 1.6K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Open Iconic with 3.02K GitHub stars and 320 GitHub forks.