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I have a Wordpress blog hosted on my domain. I have redirected a URL to a subfolder of my domain where the blog is installed. How can I get a specific favicon to appear for that blog but NOT for my primary website? The favicon appears if I use:


but not if navigating using the redirected site:


And very annoyingly, only with the Chrome browser, the Time Warner RoadRunner icon will appear as a favicon when using www.laketravisparents.com !

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You should take that up with RoadRunner. A lot of ISPs are doing skeezy things like that these days. E.g. acting like typosquatters by hijacking DNS errors and sending you to their sponsored search page. – Lèse majesté Oct 6 '10 at 4:54
 <link rel="shortcut icon" href="http://www.example.com/myicon.ico">
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+1 for simplicity – John Conde Oct 6 '10 at 1:53

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