What Is a Gravatar?

What is a Gravatar? It is an image that follows you from site to site appearing beside your name when you do things like comment or post on a blog. Gravatars can help identify your posts on blogs and web forums along with tying it back to your website when you comment on other websites.

What is a Gravatar to WordPress website owners?

Have you ever wondered why you need a Gravatar account?

Statistics show that with today's digital market, more time is spent online. When you publish an article or comment on a blog or website, your gravatar account will automatically link you to that comment or blog post.

Why should you get a Gravatar account?

  • Gravatars follow you around the web and automatically appear when you publish an article or leave a comment on a blog/website.
  • Gravatar stands for globally recognized avatar with roughly 30 billion images being served on website each day.
  • Gravatar is a free, simple, global identification that associates your content with your chosen profile image.
  • Having a gravatar account saves you having to add an avatar on every site you join or service you register for.
  • You have the capability of controlling your Gravatar across multiple sites by changing a single image in one place.

Watch the short video below and then go to http://gravatar.com to setup your free account and associate your emails with the account.