Free Icons for Your Facebook Timeline Applications

Did you know that with the new Facebook Timeline for Pages you can set the icon image that is used to identify your applications? This is a great way to give your Facebook Page that little bit more customization, and get your fans to engage with your apps. We have come up with a free set of perfectly sized images for you to download and use as icons to make your Timeline applications stand out. Feel free to use as many of them as you like. Full set of Facebook App Icons for Timeline

Download Your Free Facebook App Icon Set Now

Select the following link to download a .zip file containing all of the Facebook App icons, ready to upload to your Facebook Page! The Facebook Custom App Icon Set

How to Change Your Application Thumbnails

Follow these simple steps in order to change the icon for an application on your Facebook Page:
  1. Open the admin panel for your Facebook Page Facebook Page admin panel
  2. Find the Manage menu drop down, and select ‘Edit Page’ Edit Page in Facebook Admin Panel
  3. In the left menu select Apps Apps Menu in the Facebook Page admin area
  4. Find the app that you want to change the icon for, and click ‘Edit Settings’ underneath the icon name and description. Edit Settings under app listing
  5. Click ‘Change’ next to the Custom Tab Image option Change the app image
  6. Facebook will take you to a new screen, here you need to click ‘Change’ again next to the app icon.
  7. Facebook will then take you through the process of uploading a new image.
Note that some app developers do not let you change their application’s icons, in which case you are stuck with what they gave you – sorry!

If You Want to Create Your Own Facebook Timeline App Icons

Of course, you might want to come up with your own custom thumbnails to really make your page unique. If you do, the dimensions for the thumbnail images are 111 pixels wide by 74 pixels tall. Good luck! Do you have any special requests for Facebook App Icons? If so, let us know in the comments below and we will see what we can do.

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  1. Thank you so much! I have been trying to find a good replacement for the Etsy shop app since Facebook switched to timeline, and the ability to customize the icon is just perfect! You guys are awesome (:

    •  @seandsmith - best to drop an email to our support team on that one (support @ The fix depends on the import method that you have chosen for your store. 

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