Custom Favicon

The ability to insert a custom favicon is rolling out now.

Note that you must choose a JPEG, PNG, GIF, ICO, TIFF, BMP, or WEBP file.

<--- Default favicon for New Sites



<--- Custom favicon

Add a custom favicon

In a browser, like Chrome or Safari, the favicon is an image that shows next to a site's name at the top. Your site needs to be live to show a favicon.

  1. On your computer, open a site in new Google Sites.
  2. In the top right corner, click Settings .
  3. In the "Settings" window, go to Brand Images.
  4. Under the “Favicon” section, click Upload or Select.
  5. Choose a JPEG, PNG, GIF, ICO, TIFF, BMP, or WEBP file.
  6. Choose a file and click Open or Select.
  7. At the top right, click Publish.

You can also insert a site logo that appears in the navigation bar on all pages of your site.

Add a logo

Logos appear at the top, next to the site name.

  1. On your computer, open a site in new Google Sites.
  2. In the top right corner, click Settings .
  3. In the "Settings" window, go to Brand Images.
  4. Under the “Logo” section, click Upload or Select.
    • Use an image at least 112 pixels tall.
    • Remove extra whitespace around the logo.
  5. Choose a .jpg, .png, or .gif file and click Open or Select.
  6. At the top right, click Publish.