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Like Icon

I picked up this "like" icon from iconfinder.com. Originally it was in black. I adjusted it to orange. To help the user, I'd like to have it be "hollow" (i.e. just a border - transparent in the middle) before they click it (i.e. before they "like" something) and solid like this after they click it. I can do the coding to swap image, but I need to create the "hollow" version of this.

I've got photoshop and illustrator and fireworks, but I'm a web developer, so I have no idea how to really use them. I tried a dozen different things I found online, but nothing is working. Any ideas what I could try?

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I don't know the correct method to do this but I would do the following to achieve the effect

Lower the fill to 0% and add orange stroke from layer styles.

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  • Looks like you're in Photoshop, correct? How do you "Effects" and "Stroke" in the layer? – Nick Petrie Nov 19 '14 at 16:36
  • Nevermind, I figured it out. That works perfect!! Thank you!! – Nick Petrie Nov 19 '14 at 16:41

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