Why you need a unique Gravatar

Do you have a Gravatar… it does make it so much easier for people to follow you when you have taken the trouble to visit their blog.. Read Jean Cogdell’s post and discover the importance for yourself.

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Today’s letter in the A-Z Challenge   is G.

G= Gravatar

Gravatar stands for Globally Recognized Avatar.

An Avatar is a graphical representation of you or your business. It can be a picture or icon .


In the early years of my blog, I used a generated random icon as my Gravatar. Until, I realized it said nothing about me or my website. 

So I created a Gravatar using my photo. It’s about time to upgrade the pic, but hopefully, I will still look like me. I hate having my picture taken. Oh well, time marches on.

A Gravatar represents you, your writing and your blog. With the right Gravatar, you become recognizable at a glance.

I confess some of the weird, or spider looking Gravatar spooked me. It’s like connecting with a masked person. I don’t care for them.

Although usually associated with WordPress, the Gravatar are now widely used…

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