How to use a Gravatar

What Is a Gravatar?

An "avatar" is an image that represents you online—a little picture that appears next to your name when you interact with websites.

A Gravatar is a Globally Recognized Avatar. You upload it and create your profile just once, and then when you participate in any Gravatar-enabled site, your Gravatar image will automatically follow you there.

How to get a Gravatar

To get a gravatar you firstly need to create an account at using your email address. After you have registered and signed in, follow the steps outlined to upload your gravatar at

You have now successfully created a gravatar. To use your gravatar on simply click on user control panel after signing in. Then click on change avatar in the left pane under Your Profile. Simply enter the email address used to created your gravatar in the Avatar URL input box, and click the Change Avatar button.

All done!

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