Favicon animations are getting popular nowadays because of real-time event notifications like what you see in websites like Gmail and Facebook. It is a great way to keep you from returning to that tab over and over again waiting for something to happen. As readers of your post, you’ll want to get that concept into your blog so that they’ll know if your blog has recently been updated or not. This tutorial will let you create your own favicon animation in WordPress using favico.js – an opensource script which lets you integrate this plugin in WordPress and use Favicon Notifications to notify users of the most recent post or activity.
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