Licensing of the Icons8 API

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  • Paid Option

    Paid option means you have to buy an access token. The token is a short string code. You embed the token into your requests for searching and retrieval engines. The same token is used to access both engines. The starter API license is $100/month. It includes up to 100K requests to retrieval engine per month. The requests are the actual, non-cached icons downloads. Every extra 100K requests add $100 more to the monthly plan. You may cache retrieval requests on your side and pay only for actual downloads from our engine. Requests to search engine have no limit within any API plan. No matter how many retrieval requests you've purchased. You may pay for API license on this page. After we receive payment, we issue an API token for accessing our engines.

  • Free of Charge Option

    There is no free option to use our dedicated search engine. Only the retrieval omg-img engine can be used for free. However omg-img provides a great deal of opportunities to use both searching and retrieaval absolutely for free.
    Few limitations of free of charge option are:

    • png icons are available in limited (less than 550px) size but suitable for a great deal of needs

    • only popular SVG icons are available for free

    • searching is only by means of omg-img

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