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How To Make A Gravatar

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How To Make A Gravatar

  1. 1. How to Make a Gravatar Presented by: Susan Carroll FriendsWhoCare.us
  2. 2. How to Make a Gravatar <ul><li>What are Gravatars? </li></ul><ul><li>Gravatars are… </li></ul><ul><li>G lobally R ecognized Avatars </li></ul><ul><li>Used to help identify your posts on blogs and web forums. </li></ul><ul><li>Associated with an email address </li></ul>FriendsWhoCare.us
  3. 3. How to Make a Gravatar <ul><li>Unfortunately there is NO way to make a universal gravatar that will appear on any type of site </li></ul><ul><li>However… </li></ul><ul><li>You can make a gravatar that will appear with your comments on many blogs. You don’t have to be a “Mystery Person!” </li></ul>FriendsWhoCare.us
  4. 4. How to Make a Gravatar <ul><li>There are Gravatar plugins available for popular blogging software </li></ul><ul><li>The use of Gravatars has been included in WordPress software as of v2.5 </li></ul>FriendsWhoCare.us
  5. 5. How to Make a Gravatar Gravatars are Free and Easy to make at http:// en.gravatar.com / FriendsWhoCare.us
  6. 6. How to Make a Gravatar <ul><li>Simply sign up with the email address you use when posting blog comments. </li></ul>Be sure to confirm your request to get your password. FriendsWhoCare.us
  7. 7. How to Make a Gravatar <ul><li>Login at http://en.gravatar.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Choose “Add an Image” in the My Account Menu </li></ul>FriendsWhoCare.us
  8. 8. How to Make a Gravatar <ul><li>3. Click the link that tells where the image you want to use is located. </li></ul>FriendsWhoCare.us
  9. 9. How to Make a Gravatar <ul><li>4. Enter the location for your image and click the Next button </li></ul><ul><li>5. You’ll see your image displayed. </li></ul>FriendsWhoCare.us
  10. 10. How to Make a Gravatar <ul><li>6. Select the part of the image you want by: </li></ul><ul><li>Dragging the white box over the area you want (Put cursor over box then click and hold left mouse button to drag the box.) </li></ul><ul><li>Adjusting the Image size. ( Left click and hold the left mouse button on the border of the box to make the image larger or smaller.) </li></ul>FriendsWhoCare.us
  11. 11. How to Make a Gravatar <ul><li>7. Click the Crop and Finish button. </li></ul><ul><li>8. Assign a rating to your gravatar. </li></ul>FriendsWhoCare.us
  12. 12. How to Make a Gravatar <ul><li>You’re done and now you have a gravatar that will appear next to your comments on blogs that support gravatars! </li></ul>FriendsWhoCare.us

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