The fontawesome R package makes it very easy to insert Font Awesome icons into R Markdown documents and Shiny apps (or, anywhere else you need to put them).


Want to try this out? The fontawesome package can be installed from CRAN:


Also, you can install the development version of fontawesome from GitHub:


If you encounter a bug, have usage questions, or want to share ideas to make this package better, feel free to file an issue.

Let’s Discuss!

Let’s talk about this package in fontawesome Discussions! It’s a great place to ask questions about how to use the package, discuss some ideas, engage with others, and much more!

Code of Conduct

Please note that the rstudio/fontawesome project is released with a contributor code of conduct.
By participating in this project you agree to abide by its terms.

🏛️ Governance

This project is primarily maintained by Rich Iannone. Other authors may occasionally assist with some of these duties.