This article talks about the license agreements for the icons available on Iconfinder. As all original creative works, icons on the Iconfinder marketplace are protected by copyright and are licensed to the users.
This means that you get the right to use the icons under the terms set out in the license agreement of each icon.
❗ For a quick overview of Dos and Don'ts with licenses, please see this License overview table:
Types of licenses
An overview of most important licenses on Iconfinder can be found in this License overview table.
There are more than 1 license type available on Iconfinder, but we tried to simplify this for the Premium (paid) icons on our platform.
All Premium (paid) icons available on Iconfinder are protected by the Basic License. (If the Basic License is not suitable for you, you have the option to purchase the Extended License: How to buy the Extended License)
The Free icons on Iconfinder have different license agreements, which can be for commercial use or non-commercial use. Read more about licenses in the License overview.
You do not need to credit the icon designer for the Basic License. However, for the free icons, attribution of the designer might be a requirement. Read more about How to credit the icon designer