HTACCESS Rewrite for alternate Development Favicon

Htaccess Rewrites can be super easy and super helpful.


Alternate Favicons

For developers with a production AND a development environment, it can be useful to be able to quickly differentiate which site you are currently working on just by glancing at the favicion.


HTACCESS Rewrite for Development Favicon

#=======[ Separate favicons for development vs production ]==#
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^(stage|dev|development)\..*$ [NC]
RewriteRule ^favicon\.ico$ /wp-content/themes/askapache/images/favicon-stage.ico [NC,L,S=500]


For a purely non-htaccess WordPress way to do this, see Separate favicons for the Frontend and Backend (

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