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Noun Project

Noun Project is a catalog of symbols created and uploaded by designers. It is a website which downloads and edits icons. The icons can be added directly to PowerPoint or Word files. With its add-in capabilities, the user can read and make changes to the document and send data over the internet.

Listed below are a few features:

  • Drag and drop icons for MAC applications
  • Adobe Add-on and Microsoft Add-in
  • Free public domain icons

The tool has 2 versions: Free and Pro. The Pro version costs $9.99 a month.

Alternatives to Noun Project

Font Awesome

Font awesome is one of the most popular icon toolsets used on millions of sites.

You can use this to create font icons, vector icons and social logos for websites. The tool is based on CSS and LESS style sheet languages. Also, the icons are infinitely scalable and screen reader compatible.

Some of its key features are:

  • Zero dependencies
  • Simple API integration
  • Availability of adding own class names, styles, and other pops

Icons8

An icon pack software with over 76k free flat icons for Windows and Macintosh. It adds features to vector icons, PSD files and custom icons.

It also allows storing icons on the hard drive which can be used later for offline purpose. The library works with Photoshop, Adobe XD, Visual Studio, Sketch, and Xcode.

Few other features of this site are:

  • Can edit the vectors
  • Separate individual packs for Windows, IOS and Microsoft Office
  • Noun project for replacing language with simple images online
  • Embed icons using HTML
  • Changeable colors
  • API-ready

Flaticon

Close to a million icons from almost all the category.

Flaticon by Freepik offers high-quality editable icons. You can use for personal or commercial use. Most of the icons are available in PNG, SVG, ESP, PSD and BASE 64 formats.

There are more than 1900 icon packs and on the front page, you get to know best packs of the month and search with free text.

Flaticon is also available as a Mac OS X application and integrates well with Sketch, Photoshop, and illustrator.

illustrio

Illustrio by eFounders is an icon library which helps the user in creating and downloading icons. It also customizes and edits icons. The existing icons can be uploaded and updated. The user can also create icon backgrounds with different styles.

Some of its features are:

  • Instagram-like filters for icons.
  • Over 20,000 graphics including patterns, words, illustrations, and icons.
  • Branding consistency.

The tool is free of cost and the user does not require Photoshop or illustration skills for using the tool.

Iconfinder

Iconfinder is a browsing platform and marketplace for vector icons which helps the user in creating content for web pages. The icons are categorized on the basis of size, color, and type of license. The icons are available in PNG, SVG, CSH and AI formats.

Few other features of the website are:

  • Messaging feature for ordering extra icons from designers via messages.
  • IconJar format for macOS app which helps in organizing icons.
  • Continous scrolling feature instead of navigating from page to page.

The tool has 2 versions: Free and Premium. The Premium version has 3 types: Micro for $9 a month, Starter for $19 a month and Unlimited for $49 a month.

Streamline

Streamline is the largest compilation of icons which exports, creates and edits icons. It is compatible with web applications, , and IOS applications. The icons can be exported to .svg, .png and .pdf formats.

Some of its features are:

  • Gender neutral version for user category
  • Size based icons
  • Bold weight icons for IOS applications

The tool has 3 versions: Free, Essential and Ultimate. The Free version can be accessed by signing-up. The Essential version costs $194 and the Ultimate version cost $199.