Gravatar: Why You Need To Create A full Profile.

Gem highlights a bane of bloggers worldwide 😱
See also: https://thestoryreadingapeblog.com/2015/02/10/authors-bloggers-readers-visitors-and-followers-please-update-your-gravatars-2/ for more ways to make, or update, YOUR Gravatar
After all – IT’S FREE, as well as useful so others can follow YOUR blog back 👍😃

As a new blogger I get very excited when people like my posts, however, I’ve noticed one mistake a lot of people seem to make. Even some bloggers much more experienced than myself.

They don’t have a full Gravatar profile.

Let’s start at the beginning.

You write a post on your blog and publish it and lo and behold, someone likes it. If you’re like me, you want to know who that person is.

Screenshot_20160713-194821 Now if you’re on the app and get a notification, brilliant. You can click on the name of the person who liked it and go straight to their profile. But if you’re on your website you might decide to click on their avatar (The little box next to the ‘like’ button.)

This will take you to Gravatar.

So what is Gravatar?

Gravatar is a globally recognised avatar. If you are a WordPresser you automatically get a…

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