How to activate Gravatar in WordPress

gravatarThe most widely used avatar system in WordPress is Gravatar. It gives you a custom image next to your posts and comments.

To set this up, first in your dashboard go to Settings >> Discussion and there you can select to use Gravatar for your avatars.

Then get a free account at and be sure to use the same email you have in your blog. Then upload your image to Gravatar.

Then your Gravatar picture will show next to posts on your blog or any WordPress blog when you use the same email address you have at Gravatar.

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