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How do I get the avatar URL instead of an HTML IMG tag when using get_avatar?

I'm using a plugin called Simple Local Avatars which lets me upload author images which are stored on my server locally (no Gravatar). The plugin works fine and get_avatar returns the local avatar. ...
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How to use author's avatar as Facebook post preview image when a single post is shared

I want to use the post author's avatar if available as the post preview image for Facebook shared posts. If that is not available next would be a featured image and then a default image as a ...
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How do I pull avatar from post using BuddyPress? [closed]

I'd like to pull the avatar of a blog post's author and display it on the page using BuddyPress but I cannot seem to pull it off. How would I go about this?
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How to override Member's Avatars in BuddyPress [closed]

I have tried everything to override the BP Avatar. Found about 5-6 different Google results that basically all point to the same solution: function override_bp_member_avatar($url) { return ...
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Show custom default avatar instead of gravatar

I'm using this custom function to get the default avatar from my server instead of gravatar: if(!function_exists('custom_avatar')){ function custom_avatar($avatar_defaults){ ...
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1answer
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WP User Avatar preview for users

I have downloaded WP User Avatar plugin, to add the functionality to create your own avatars for users. I was wondering if it is possible to show for each user the avatar in my theme markup. How can I ...
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Change avatar on themed profile page

I'm using the Theme My Login plugin and trying to allow subscribers to change their profiles to one uploaded from their computer. I've tried the following plugins: Simple Local Avatars ...
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Removing Gravatar.com support for WordPress and Simple Local Avatars

Currently I'm using Simple Local Avatars on several of my blogs allowing people to upload their own custom avatar. As far as I know Simple Local Avatars uses get_avatar to check whether a custom ...
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1answer
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Adding custom avatar field to comments

I want to store a users Twitter Profile Image when I found out that they've tweeted the link of a post (by using the Twitter API), but I'm stuck with the following issue: How do I store the Profile ...
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Frontend Simple Local Avatar upload

I'm using Simple Local Avatars for uploading custom user avatars. How can I create a frontend page with the avatar upload function? Below please find the code from Simple Local Avatars plugin: ...
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custom default avatar showing broken link

I am using the follow function to create a custom default avatar for users who comment and do not have a gravatar setup. if(!function_exists('custom_avatar')){ function ...
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1answer
520 views

How do you remove the buddypress group avatar from the activity stream post? [closed]

When a member post to a group it shows up in the activity feed under “username posted an update in the group” then its followed by the group avatar then the group name. So I was wonder how I could ...
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woocommerce allow users to select or use avatar

I am working on constructing a ecommerce site that is run by woocommerce and the free woo theme artificer. Standard with the plugins there is a my account page which allows you to put in basic ...
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Rectangle avatars

I'm using get_avatar() to output images of my users. Ref: https://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/get_avatar The optional size parameter lets me specify a size. However, this makes a square ...
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Which Function Displays The Post Authors Gravatar

I am using: echo get_avatar(get_the_author_id(), 30); Which works, however i am getting this notice to use: echo get_avatar(get_the_author_meta(), 30); Which doesn't display the authors Gravatar ...
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Use local image for default avatar

I tried putting this snippet in my functions.php add_filter( 'avatar_defaults', 'newgravatar' ); function newgravatar ($avatar_defaults) { $myavatar = get_bloginfo('template_directory') . ...
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1answer
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How to update avatar in buddypress programmatically? [closed]

How to update avatar in buddypress programmatically? I have a script, which gets the image url and I want to update the url in the database, so that that image will will be avatar of the user.
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Retrieve meta_value from add_comment_meta

I have a voting function for comments which needs to display the avatars of the users who voted for a specific comment. I am having trouble getting the user id of the voter ($supporter). All I seem to ...
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How to set the default avatar of buddypress avatar [closed]

I need a way to set the default avatar for buddypress's bp_core_fetch_avatar. Using the regular get_avatar you can just set the $default path but I can't find anyway to do it with buddypress's ...
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Echo User Avatar from Mainsite in Multisite subsite

Users can register and set a custom avatar on my multisite mainsite (example.com). I also have two subsites with subdomain set up - for example: xy.example.com On my main site I echo the user avatar ...
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get_avatar() returns false, use with JSON-API

I have JSON-API installed and I'm using a custom controller to get all users with the role 'editor'. I also have WP-User-Avatar installed so the editors can upload their own images instead of using ...
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Disable Gravatars in WordPress

I have found this code for disable gravatar on email but it not work on 100% why? Because it replace online image but the image always open with gravatar domanin.. function __default_local_avatar() { ...
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1answer
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How can I display other user avatars on an author profile page?

I have an author profile page where I'm displaying a user avatar and information about the author. On this same page, I'm also trying to include posts by other authors with their avatar displayed next ...
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Cannot get local avatars to show [closed]

See updates below. I upgraded to 3.7.1 using svn. I did this on my localhost first to make sure everything is fine. Everything was, so I proceeded to do it on the server. However, on the server, the ...
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1answer
124 views

upload or auto setup feature photo by user avatar

I want user avatar image is set as a feature image, If there is no featured image. I am trying to do like this. function auto_featured_image() { global $post; if (!has_post_thumbnail($post->ID)) ...
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1answer
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Conditional avatar

I am using a plugin that allows users to upload profile graphics in place of avatars. The plugin is "User Avatar". I am displaying user profile graphics with this code: echo get_avatar( ...
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Gravatar - Default IMG

Gravatar is slowing my website and I want to host mystery man on my main server. So this is my normal gravatar mystery man <img class="avatar avatar-68 avatar-default" width="68" height="68" ...
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Prompt users to Upload Avatar on Registration

I saw a WP site that had users fill in their basic info and then it directed them to upload and Avatar. The site looked nice because most users had a picture even if they were'nt registered with ...
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2answers
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How to filter get_avatar?

I want to use local avatar system for my wp website , I want to filter the get_avatar() function so it will return the avatar from my server instead of the default gavatar . I have the following code ...
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1answer
471 views

Change the “Default Avatar” admin option via functions.php

So I'm trying to add a new default avatar for my theme using the following code: add_filter( 'avatar_defaults', 'mytheme_default_avatar' ); function mytheme_default_avatar ( $avatar_defaults ) { ...
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1answer
101 views

Simple Local Avatar Plugin

I think that Im very close to achieve my goal.. I have this function on my themes but I need a help to find the right way to call simple local avatar function so it will show the local avatar image ...
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1answer
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Author Avatar as default first image

I need little bit help and customization on my existng script at function.php for wordpress 3.5. Here's what I have. As you can see here the default picture is none exist will be using $first_img = ...
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Output thumbnail for current DJ using Radio Station Plugin

So I've installed the "Radio Station" to my Wordpress installation. All seems fine with that. There's a widget included with this plugin that is meant to display "On Air" information about the ...
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get the avatar url instead of an html img tag when using get_avatar?

i want to get the user avatar URL to use it as background URL style for a div. i tried to use the following but it does not return anything when i view the code it appears like that. background: ...
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Random Default Avatar Function

UPDATE! After a little help from the wordpress.org forums, I made some progress with this code: // Custom Default Avatar if ( !function_exists('fb_addgravatar') ) { function fb_addgravatar( ...
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1answer
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get_avatar won't show uploaded avatar, only default gravatar

I'm using the Simple Local Avatars plugin so my bbPress forumgoers can upload their own avatars. Now, when a user logs in, I want his/her avatar to display next to the relevant links (i.e. logout, ...
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How to change user`s avatar?

Is there a way o changing user's avatar without plugins? Why there's no "Avatar Upload" section in Users > Your Profile? I can't use a plugin. Am I blind or being forced to use Gravatar? ;/
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Inline-Table under TwentyTwelve not working

I recently wanted to add a comfortable way to automatically add users to a page within small boxes including information an an image. So I followed this tutorial an customized the code: ...
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Remove hovercard for only certian gravatars

I am using the Extended Gravatar plugin by Reza Moallemi and it works great. However, on my about page I have a large gravatar to show the author. I would like to know if there is a class I can add to ...
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1answer
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get_avatar() default image not working as of wp 3.5 [closed]

As of upgrading to wp 3.5 the get_avatar function started not pulling in my default backup image. This has worked for many years this way and curious to why it would stop. I am using the normal use of ...
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Custom avatars in wordpress comments?

I'm looking for a way to let people connect with facebook when posting comments, and to use their facebook avatars as the avatar for the comments. How can this be done? Do I need to create a seperate ...
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list all authors outside of loop with photo from /uploads

I was successfully using this excellent contributors function to generate a list of the users on my site with gravatar photo.. UNTIL the client decided they don't want to use gravatar and would rather ...
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1answer
238 views

Subsite theme mystery man replacement with Buddypress on main site [closed]

I have a multi-site install with buddypress on the main site. In the buddypress theme I've been able to override the default 'mystery-man' avatar using my custom buddypress theme. I simply have an ...
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1answer
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Alternative to using get_avatar function?

I used a WP hack for displaying author's pics. For example, my single.php has an author slug which displays the author's pic. I created a folder called authors in my theme/images folder. Based on the ...
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Force users to display default Gravatars

Is it possible for a WordPress site to display the users default Gravatar image (of chosen set, eg Retro, Identicon, etc), rather than the users uploaded avatar? As in, all user avatars next to ...
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3answers
2k views

How to get larger version of author avatar

I am trying to incorporate author avatars into my posts by doing <?php echo get_avatar( get_the_author_meta('ID'), 150 ); ?> but I can't go larger than 50x50px without it getting stretched ...
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Set default avatar network-wide

I've seen plugins and snippets on how to set a new default avatar for a site. I'm wondering if this can be done network-wide, such that every new site on the network will have the network's avatar as ...
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Broken Gravatar images in comments

I have no idea why, but recently, all new comments on my WordPress site have broken avatar image links. Here is a page that shows the issue: ...
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3answers
2k views

Setting different width and height for gravatar

I've been trying to set a different width and height using the get_avatar function. I need to set the author's avatar in single.php to 60x40 size. So let's say the gravatar looks like this: when ...
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1answer
290 views

Change the avatar ratio in bbPress login widget

I am using bbPress on my site and have (bbPress) Login Widget on my sidebar. Is there a way to change the default image size from 40 to 80 or other number? here is the code from the core files: ...