using the Gravatar in WordPress.

Gravatar is Globally Recognized Avatar, It can be identified by your email address or ID in http://www.gravatar.com/.

The Great WordPress supported gravatar system above version 2.5, we can show the avator icon by the function get_avatar(); I patch my theme (comment.php) this afternoon, and let it supported the gravatar icon. if you wants your WordPress to support the gravatar, please follow the steps:

first, if you don’t have a gravatar, please sign up for one.

second, modify your comment.php in your /wp-content/themes/your_theme/comment.php and insert the function get_avatar(); .

for an example:

WordPress also provided for backwards compatibility(from codex.wordpress.org):

done! that’s it!

you can learn more at: Using Gravatars

by the way, if you want to test your gravatar, you may leave a comment above this post.

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3 comments on “using the Gravatar in WordPress.
  1. Dandy Sun says:

    test, test for gravatar.

  2. roga says:

    Yes, sign up an account, upload you “avatar”, and fill your email address when you post an article. then you waill see your avatar.

  3. Cating says:

    Test my global recognized avatar.

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