If you communicate on the forums, you probably noticed that all the posts of the participants are displayed together with a small picture. This picture is called an avatar.
Her presence enlivens communication, gives some idea of the person who is behind her.
You will need
- - a computer,
- - access to the Internet.
It's quite easy to create an avatar. In the network there are sites that specialize in this. Enter the name of the Gravatar.com resource in the browser's search bar or simply "create an avatar". In the second case, you will need to select a site from those that the browser will offer, and in the first one go directly to the main page of the desired site.
First, sign up. This procedure is similar to registering on any other resource. Enter your details, as well as your business email address. This is a necessary condition for registration, because your e-mail must come with a confirmation from the site.
Log in to your inbox. If you received a letter containing a link to activate the registration,
Go to it and you can start creating your avatar.
On the main page of the site, select the button "Create your own grava".
After that, the "Gravatar Manager" window will open, where you can add pictures or upload them to your computer.
In the event that as an avatar you wantHave your photo, you must first place it on your computer. In the dialog that appears, specify the path to your photo, click on the "Select" button and wait until the photo is uploaded to the site.
Next, you need to select a category for your picturesOf the four presented. The choice is yours. You can load different images for each category in the same way, or you can mark one photo for everyone.
The next step is to click on the "Manage" panelGravatars ". Here you can change images, substitute captions for them, change categories, etc. The created gravatar will follow you through all the resources where you want to leave a message.
Create an avatar for one site or forum moreeasier. On the Internet there is a collection of paid and free avatar pictures. If you need a unique picture, you can buy it on the resource or upload it to the master site. In the online workshop, you can attach special effects to the image, make a color correction, create a unique image. After the avatar is created, go to the forum or to the social network in your personal account.
Select the function "Edit data" -"Insert avatar". In the dialog that appears, specify the path to the file you are looking for. Click the "Select" button. In the corresponding field on your page this image will appear.