How To Display Your Avatar When Commenting On A Blog
As a local business you need to create brand awareness and using a good avatar or photo helps to achieve this. It helps visitors and potential clients to become familiar with you and your business, which in turn helps to attract trust.
I happen to prefer a photo of yourself as opposed to a digital logo as I think it really helps to put a face to the name/brand, but digital logos can work well too, as you can see here, with the McDonald’s profile picture on Facebook.
I was looking for a way to have my photo show above my name when I comment on other blogs and found that there is a service called Gravatar to assign an avatar to your email address, so now when I comment or write a post my profile picture is automatically included.
Whenever you post a comment on a blog you will usually do so using a form like this:
It is the email address that you enter here that will be associated with your Gravatar account. Please watch the video below if you would like instructions on how to set up your account.