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You can place Font Awesome just about anywhere using the CSS Prefix fa and the icon's name. FontAwesome is designed to be used with inline elements (you can use the
<i> tag for brevity, or using a
<span> is more semantically correct).
For example: The code
<i class="fa fa-shield"> will display as: