Thew are 2 types of icons: vector icons and graphic icons. Read about advantages of these two types below.
They scale without quality lose. You can easily customize they’re colors. Notice: you can use them also in menus and buttons. There are a few hundreds of them built into the theme. Have a look at some examples:
They are colorful. You can upload your own and use in a shircode. Notice: you can use them also in menus and buttons. There are also a few hundreds of them built into the theme. Have a look at some examples:
From set one:
From set three:
SOCIAL MEDIA ICONS
There are tens of vector social media icons included. A few examples of the popular and some rare services:
You can upload your icons to Media, and they will be automatically added to a list of the Image Icon shortcode. Notice: if you upload also high resolution version with a @2x suffix in the name, you will automatically gain a retina support for your custom icons.
The example custom icons comes form the Beautiful Flat Icons set, and you can download them for free if you like them.