How do avatars work?
What is Gravatar? How to set an image to my profile? I keep trying, but can't set an image to my profile. How to do that? How to work on it?
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Stack Overflow (and its sisters) uses the Gravatar service to locate and display user avatars. This means that you do not have to (and cannot) upload an avatar directly to Stack Overflow, but instead you upload it at gravatar.com, making it available to any Gravat enabled website.
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