How to Use Ionicons in React?

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Ionicons is a popular icon library for Ionic apps, which can also be used in React apps. Here’s how to use Ionicons in a React app:

  1. Install the @ionic/react and ionicons packages:
npm install @ionic/react ionicons
  1. Import the IonIcon component from the @ionic/react package:
import { IonIcon } from '@ionic/react';
  1. Use the IonIcon component in your React component and pass it the name prop of the desired Ionicon:
<IonIcon name="heart" />
  1. Optionally, you can also set the size and color props of the IonIcon component:
<IonIcon name="heart" size="large" color="danger" />
  1. If you want to use custom styles for your Ionicons, you can import the CSS file from the ionicons package in your React component:
import '@ionic/react/css/ionicons.min.css';
  1. Finally, you can use the Ionicons in your JSX code:
import { IonIcon } from '@ionic/react';
import '@ionic/react/css/ionicons.min.css';

function MyComponent() {
  return (
    <div>
      <IonIcon name="heart" size="large" color="danger" />
    </div>
  );
}

By using the IonIcon component provided by the @ionic/react package, we can easily use Ionicons in a React app.

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