Social media are media for social interaction, that uses web-based technologies to turn communication into interactive dialogue. Today, with the fast-growing internet technology, more people are logging into various social-networking sites to share thoughts and ideas with other people all-over the globe. Due to this popularity, website owners and designers have used popular social-media to their sites as an additional feature to allow their viewers to connect and share directly to their most visited social-networks.
Here, a compilation of cool icons connected to the some of the most-popular social sites out there. Take a look at these 44 Free Social Media Icons and feel free to download the icons that you like and the icons to which you can use. Get a load of these fantastic icons right into your desktop and utilize it to your websites or blog... Enjoy!
For this update, we have added more attractive icons that you can download for free and use for your current or upcoming design projects. Scroll down and check them all out below. Come, take a peek, and choose your pick!
This first pack of the list includes 8 icons for some of the most popular social networking sites including Twitter, Facebook, and StumbleUpon, etc. The pack contains 8 transparent PNG format in 250x250px and another 8 PSD files where you can edit the icons easily through the basic shapes in vector layers. They are free for personal and commercial use.
SocialClean covers 12 icons that come in PNG format, in 5 different sizes: 16×16px, 24x24px, 32×32px, 48×48px, and 128×128px. It includes various social networks like Twitter, Delicious and Facebook.
The package includes 42 icons of social websites and other websites, which are with semi-gloss design. The download delivers the 42 icons in PNG format (64×64px) and their PSD format counterpart where you can add some effects and elements. These icons have no restrictions, which means you can use these icon resources in any project you have, may it be web design or graphic design, personal or commercial purposes, you’re free to use it.
Here we have 2 sets where each contains 28 icons of social websites. They come in PNG format that are further divided into 3 sizes: 24x24px, 48x48px and 60x60px. The first set is designed with a freestyle look while the second is enclosed in a square platform with rounded corners.
In this set, we have 9 delightful icons that are inspired from various sweets and are also designed in 3D. They are all in PNG format which preserves the transparent background, and come in two different sizes – 64 x 64 px and 128 x 128px. Also, this set is free to be used for personal or commercial designs.
This free icon set brings you 10 high quality social media icons for Blogger, Digg, Yelp, Wordpress, Facebook, Yahoo, and many more. Each icon comes in 4 different sizes: 64x64px, 128x128px, 256x256px, and 512x512px – all in PNG format.
The icon pack contains another 10 quality icons for major social sites. It includes vector files in AI format of each icon for easy editing and rescaling to all users without losing its original quality, and another 10 PNG files with transparent background.
This set is composed of 30 social media button icons to download for free. Each button icons are designed with shiny borders and an extra glow on the button. The download delivers all of these icons in PNG format (94x94px).
You will find 12 glossed and polished icons with a brown motif. They have 3 different size variations of 32x32px, 64x64px and 128x128px that you can choose from depending on your needs. All these icons are available in PNG format and you can use them for your personal and commercial design projects.
The set includes 10 clever, spacious and unstoppable social trucks that deliver a whopping 512×512 px resolution in PNG format. It includes some of the major social sites today such as Facebook, Twitter, and more. They are also free for commercial and personal projects.
This next pack contains 18 icons in transparent PNG format and 32x32px size. It contains some of the most popular social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Xing, Blogger, Flickr, and other social services like Skype, RSS, etc.
Here is an icon set that includes 126 vector social icons along with the PNG versions of all icons in both circular and square-rounded variations as well as a vector source file for easy resizing. You’re allowed to use these icons for your commercial or personal designs.
In this next pack, you’ll have 10 icons for social media in PNG format and with 8 size variations: 12px, 16px, 24px, 32px, 48px, 128px, 256px, and 512px – a wide array for you to choose from varying on your preferences. These unique designs are inspired from Picasso’s paintings.
This set contains 12 social media icons with grass-texture design. Each of these icons is in PNG format and comes in 3 sizes – 64x64px, 128x128px, 256x256px. You can also add these on any of your design projects, including the commercial projects.
These four social icons for Facebook, RSS, StumbleUpon and Twitter are designed as luscious foam in coffee cups, and are available in sizes of 128×128px, 64×64px, and 48×48px, in PNG formats. They may be used for personal designs.
Here is a fun set of 28 social badge icons done in a hand stitched vintage badge style that includes Bing, Blogger, Delicious, Designer Float, deviantART, Digg, Facebook, Feedburner and many more. Each of these icons has 3 different sizes: 64x64px, 128x128px, and 256x256px. Free for commercial and personal use.
Somicro contains 45 icons covering most of the popular social networks. They are created with flat design in circle backgrounds and come in a 32x32px resolution PNG format. Also, these are free to use and modify for personal and commercial purposes.
Here is a free set of social media icons which contains 20 icons including Twitter, Facebook, and StumbleUpon, and much more. Each of the icons in this pack has dimensions of 48×48px and is in PNG format. They are designed in message bubbles which it makes it more unique and fun to use. Speaking of use, they are allowed for commercial and personal use.
This next pack consists of 9 icons designed as flasks, which can be used for geeky or science-themed designs. Each comes in 256x256px and in PNG format. They can be used for personal projects.
Furry Cushions contains six various icons of the most popular social platforms including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and more. Each of these icons has its 4 size variations: 48x48px, 64x64px, 128x128px, and 256x256px; and has a fluffy design, hence the title. They are available for use on your private or commercial designs projects.
In this set, various popular social icons are included and are available in three different resolutions - 64 x 64px, 96 x 96px, and 128 x 128px. They are designed with playful robot illustrations that can add some enjoyment on your blog or website design.
For this pack, you have icons of 10 social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc. These icons have a dirty metal texture that gives a grungy feel to it. They have several variations in style: with gloss and no gloss; and sizes in 256x256px and 64x64px sizes.
Arcnerva generously shares this pack that contains 18 3D icons of social media. The pack includes a PSD file where you can add/remove effects, and the PNG formats of each icon is here as well; they come in 105x64px and 53x34px.
Here is a set of 32 icons of popular online networking sites. They come with a size of 256x256px in PNG file format. All of these icons are free for commercial and personal projects.
This pack contains 12 nature-inspired icons for Facebook, Twitter, RSS, StumbleUpon, and more. These icons have various sizes including 256×256, 128×128, 64×64 and 32×32 pixels and can be used for private or commercial project.
Manuel López gives us this big icon set that has 82 social networking/media icons (Facebook, Digg, Twitter, Behance, etc.) in PNG versions. Each icon has 16x16, 32x32, and 64x64 pixels sizes – a total of 246 icons in the pack.
Here we have a package of 14 dark-themed icons that you can download in PNG format (transparent background) at 70x76 pixels and in fully layered PSD format where you can add/remove some effects.
The set includes 77 social media icons for popular social sites. Each of these silver metal icons is available in 2 versions – rounded square and transparent background. All of these 154 come in 512x512px PNG format.
The icons included in this set come in PSD file where the layers are grouped, and in vector and smart object for easy navigation and editing. The pack contains a total of 65 icons in 32x32 transparent PNG format. These can be used for blogging/web designs or for client projects.
A pack of icons where popular social websites’ logo such as Facebook, YouTube, etc. are made into these lovely flat designs. The download includes these PNG icons in various sizes: 16x16, 24x24, 32x32, 48x48, 64x64, 128x128, 256x256, 512x512, and 1024x1024 pixels. They are all allowed to be used for commercial designs.
Here is another set of social networking icons that are made in organic LED’s. It includes 21 beautifully designed PNG formats in 256x256 pixels.
This next set contains 15 different icons of social websites. Each are designed with red splats of paint (or blood). They also come in PNG formats with sizes in 256x256 pixels.
In this pack lie 25 nice icons that come in 2 sizes: 32×32px and 16×16px for Twitter, Facebook, StumbleUpon, Digg, and much more. These are allowed to be used for any of your personal or commercial design projects.
The pack contains 12 icons for some of the popular social sharing sites and comes in a scratched and brunt wood design that you can use for your blog, website or other graphic designs. Each is in 420x420px PNG format and can be rescaled lower this size.
Here is a huge pack for you to have. It has 110 nicely done icons that you can apply to your commercial and personal designs. Each of these social icons’ basic shapes are in vector, so you can rescale them in any size you want/need.
Below is a pack that basically contains 154 icons of 75 major social platforms online. These monochromatic icons have 10 color variations including black, blue, lime, red, and more. Each is in PNG format and has 56x56 pixels.
Seventeen (17) high-resolution social media icons are included in this set. They are designed with this white orb shapes that displays a more elegant look. They are in PNG format (600x600 pixels) so they have transparent background.
This set has 24 icons in 128x128px, 64x64px, 32x32px, and 16x16px. It includes the most popular social platforms that you can find online (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, etc.). All are in PNG format and are enclosed in a square background.
For this next freebie, it contains 45 beautiful social media icons in modern flat design. The download will give you a PSD file where you are free to edit them according to your preferences. The layers are well organized for you to have an easier navigation, and the icons are in full vector shapes, meaning you can resize at any rate without losing the quality. And yes, they are also free for personal and commercial design works.
Here we have a set of flat-designed icons of the top social sites in the net. They are designed with vibrant colors that are sure to catch the attentions of readers once they are used for web or graphic designs. The pack includes PSD format, PNG format (256x256px), and additional ICNS and ICO. They are free for commercial use.
Basically, this set has 24 icons of social websites. Each of these icons comes in AI, EPS, and PNG format in sizes from 16x16px to 512x512px. Also, they come in four different designs, varying in backgrounds: colored rounded-square, square, circle, and a white rounded-square. All in all, you have 672 icons in this pack.
The free version of this pack offers 40 lovely social icons. They are designed in colorful circles with shades to add some effects. They are in transparent PNG format with sizes in 48x48, 56x56, 72x72, 96x96, 128x128, and 256x256 pixels. This free version can only be used for personal designs.
This next pack basically contains 87 social icons that are designed in 4 different styles: colored circle, colored square, white circle and white square. The download will give you the AI and EPS formats where the icons are in vector shapes, and PNG formats in 32x32 and 64x64 pixels. All in all you get 696 icons at your disposal for your designs.
Here you have 10 free social icons that are designed in circular flat design with long shadow at 7o’clock. You can download its AI format where they are in vector shapes. The file is compatible for Adobe Illustrator CS1 and the later versions. These are allowed to be used for commercial and private designs.
The set consists of 10 icons in nice circle design. You can download them in PNG format (62x62 pixels) where it has transparent background, and the PSD file where all these icons can be edited to your liking. It also includes a blank icon where you can use for your own icon design.
This set includes 12 icons of the recently popular social platforms. Each icon has a colored and greyscale alternative design that you can choose from in 48x48 pixels. The zip file will contain their JPG, PNG, and PSD format where you can edit the colors, sizes, etc. depending on your preferences. You can apply these to your web or graphic designs, commercial or personal.
Last but not lest, here is large pack of icons that include some of the major social websites and more. To be specific, it has 276 various icons in colorful circles. They come in PNG format with various sizes: 48x48, 64x64, 128x128, 256x256, and 512x512 pixels.
Using attractive Social Media Icons can help drive more traffic to a website or blog in a way that visitors can share the content if they like. But, of course, make sure that your content has a quality so it's worth the share. So which of these free icons are your favorite? have you tried using a social media icons before? Feel free to leave your comment below.