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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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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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Adding avatars/gravatar to a Wordpress blog

I am trying to add avatars to my wordpress web site and I activated them through the settings - discussion as you would normally do. But because I have a very customised theme, I guess, it is not ...
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How to get authors avatar

How do I get the authors avatar? Buddypress plugin or any plugin. I have found this inside my PHP code: "<i class="fa ...
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front end avatar with plugin Basic User Avatars for custom template

I try make front end upload with my custom template profile in front end. But it don't work. Somebody pls help. i follow code from this topic to make a custom template How to edit a user profile on ...
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How do I get a post author's image/avatar via RSS from another blog?

I have 2 websites: one is a company website, the other is a blog for the company - these sites are on separate domains. On the homepage of the company website, there's a square tile featuring the ...
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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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Wordpress shows admin's avatar after editing a comment

Recently I updated my wordpress to 4.2.1 and now I have a problem with editing people's comments. After editing them, the avatar picture of who edited the comment is shown instead of the avatar of the ...
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Is it possible to add the user avatar & name in the header?

I have a WordPress multisite and setting it up for a specific use. I have setup my WordPress multisite so when a user registers, that user can only create one site and that user is the only ...
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Display Authors avatars when more than one author

On a blog, i'm using the following to display the post authors avatars: <a href="<?php echo get_author_posts_url(get_the_author_meta( 'ID' )); ?>" style="color:#ffffff;"><?php echo ...
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How to have a specific image show up for everyone who comments?

How can I have an image I created be a avatar for everyone who comments on my wordpress posts? So it will have my logo or something instead of a blank square? Thanks!!
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Wrong gravatar showing up?

I've got an install that's loading the wrong gravatar and I can't figure out why. Most confusing is that it's doing it in the front-end templates AND in the admin. Here's a screen cap: The user and ...
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Changing comments avatar

Is there a plugin that lets me change an avatar of a comment? Since I can edit comments, is it possible to add avatars as well? I don't have registered user on my blog, only guests and those who ...
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How to get all users that uploaded avatars or have gravatars? [closed]

Is there a way to get all users that: 1) uploaded an avatar or 2) have a Gravatar? I want to filter users that doesn't meet one of these conditions. UPDATE I forget to mention that this is for ...
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Possible to add author avatar to header so displays for all, not just registered/logged users?

I have a wordpress site and here is the page where I am trying to display the avatar & user name in the header, listmenow.com/default Is it possible to display the avatar & user name for the ...
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How to display random users with avatars

I adapted a little a function to display a number of random users with their avatars with a shortcode. It works, but something is not good. Sometimes it displays with one user less than I want (just a ...
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Display avatar of user profile when logged in

I am trying to display user's avatar/profile image when logged in, but when I use this: <?php global $current_user; get_currentuserinfo(); echo get_avatar( $current_user->ID, ...
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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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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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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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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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663 views

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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: ...