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March 27th, 2010

Wondering how to get your own avatar next to your comments on WhovianNet? It’s as easy as pie – here’s a guide!

  1. Our avatar system is powered by Gravatar, so you’ll need to sign up with your email address at
  2. Click the link in your activation email and create a username and password.
  3. Set up a new avatar on their site by clicking here and following the simple steps.

Now, everytime you leave a comment on WhovianNet – and any other Gravatar-enabled site – with the email address you signed up to Gravatar with, your avatar will appear next to it. Simples!

64 comments on this article
  1. Sam
    March 28th, 2010 at 7.28am | #1

    Like it :)

  2. dandaines
    March 28th, 2010 at 10.43am | #2

    does it work

  3. dandaines
    March 28th, 2010 at 10.44am | #3

    yeah it does :)

  4. TSG
    March 28th, 2010 at 11.16am | #4

    Can you use anigifs?

  5. TE
    March 28th, 2010 at 11.34am | #5

    Ooh, that’s a nice feature!

  6. Whoniversal
    March 28th, 2010 at 11.44am | #6

    YAY! What a great feature. :P

  7. romney
    March 28th, 2010 at 11.23pm | #7

    [inserts lame comment in order to show avatar working]

  8. Merry
    March 29th, 2010 at 1.06pm | #8

    my lame comment to see how badly I have mangled this avatar bit.

  9. Laurie
    June 6th, 2010 at 7.18pm | #9

    Uhm,I can’t even think of a lame comment…

  10. Vix
    June 19th, 2010 at 1.22am | #10

    Looks like it should be cool…

  11. Lee
    July 27th, 2010 at 11.22pm | #11

    I’m liking this! :)

  12. Robyn
    September 15th, 2010 at 7.49pm | #12

    Very nice. I likes it!

  13. Megan
    November 15th, 2010 at 5.53pm | #13


  14. Dan “Lord Rassilon” Puskar
    January 9th, 2011 at 6.59pm | #14

    Ok. Got an avitar. I presume Gravitar doesn’t update on previously posted comments?

  15. TE
    January 9th, 2011 at 7.55pm | #15

    @Dan “Lord Rassilon” Puskar
    The avatar is linked to the e-mail address you use ;)

  16. Patrick
    February 15th, 2011 at 7.25pm | #16

    Checking this works

  17. Patrick
    February 15th, 2011 at 7.27pm | #17

    How come mine doesn’t work? I done everything right

  18. Patrick
    February 16th, 2011 at 2.01pm | #18

    Can anyone tell me why mine does not work?

  19. wetsyboy5
    March 1st, 2011 at 7.40pm | #19

    sounds cool

  20. Last_of_the_timelords
    March 27th, 2011 at 1.49pm | #20

    does this work

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