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HTML

              
                <!--
  This is a demo of how to use Font Awesome icons via CSS pseudo-elements alongside our SVG + JS framework.

  1. We're calling all styles for Font Awesome via our CDN. See the external references in the CSS configuration section of this demo.

  2.The general layout and decorative styling are being handled by the CSS included in the "demo styling" portion of this pen's CSS - anything that starts with "demo-*" is demo styling and not needed for core functionality of the demo to work.

  3. Read more about the techniques in this demo at https://fontawesome.com/how-to-use/on-the-web/advanced/css-pseudo-elements.
  -->

<html>
  <head>
    <title>Font Awesome: Using Icons Via CSS Pseudo-elements (SVG + JS)</title>
     
    <!-- SVG + JS reference with data-search-pseudo-elements set. https://fontawesome.com/docs/web/add-icons/pseudo-elements#css-pseudo-elements-with-our-svg-js-framework for more info -->
  </head>
  <script data-search-pseudo-elements src="https://kit.fontawesome.com/7215bc8a68.js" crossorigin="anonymous"></script>

  <body>
    <main class="demo-frame" style="font-size: 2rem;">
      <section class="demo-example">
        <ul class="demo-icon-list">
          <li class="demo-icon">
            <span class="icon icon-solid icon-award">Solid Award</span>
          </li>
          <li class="demo-icon">
            <span class="icon icon-regular icon-award">Regular Award</span>
          </li>
          <li class="demo-icon">
            <span class="icon icon-light icon-award">Light Award</span>
          </li>
          
          <li class="demo-icon">
            <span class="icon icon-duotone icon-award">Duotone Award</span>
          </li>
          <li class="demo-icon">
            <span class="icon icon-brands icon-figma">Brand Icon</span>
          </li>
        </ul>
      </section>
    </main>
  </body>
</html>
              
            
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CSS

              
                /* CSS pseudo-element styling */

/* general reset/setup styling for icons - needed on all */
.icon::before {
  display: none;  /* See https://fontawesome.com/docs/web/add-icons/pseudo-elements#css-pseudo-elements-with-our-svg-js-framework */
}

/* defining the right unicode values for each icon */
.icon-award::before {
  content: "\f559";
}

.icon-figma::before {
  content: "\f799";
}

.icon-solid::before {
  font-family: "Font Awesome 5 Pro";
  font-weight: 900;
}

.icon-regular::before {
  font-family: "Font Awesome 5 Pro";
  font-weight: 400;
}

.icon-light::before {
  font-family: "Font Awesome 5 Pro";
  font-weight: 300;
}

.icon-duotone::before {
  font-family: "Font Awesome 5 Duotone";
  font-weight: 900;
}

.icon-brands::before {
  font-family: "Font Awesome 5 Brands";
  font-weight: 900;
}

/* demo styling */
* {
  /* resetting the box model for all elements */
  box-sizing: border-box;
}

.demo-frame {
  /* making a nice frame/layout for examples */
  display: flex;
  flex-direction: column;
  align-items: center;
  justify-content: center;
  margin-bottom: -1rem;
  padding: 3rem;
  min-height: 100vh;
  color: rgb(52, 58, 64);
}

.demo-example {
  /* individual demo example styling */
  margin-bottom: 1rem;
}

.demo-icon-list {
  list-style: none;
  display: flex;
  flex-direction: row;
  flex-wrap: wrap;
  align-items: center;
  justify-content: center;
  padding: 0;
  margin: 0;
}

.demo-icon {
  margin: 0;
  padding: 1.5rem 1rem;
}

.svg-inline--fa {
  margin-right: 0.5rem;
}
              
            
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JS

              
                
              
            
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