How to add author image in WordPress

How to add author image in WordPress 

Recently one of our users asked how to easily add Author Image to a WordPress site?

By default, most WordPress themes feature the Gravatar image as a profile photo. But if you want to replace Gravatar image with Custom author photo?

In this article, I will tell you how to add Author Photo in WordPress.

How to add author image in wordpress

So let’s start…

How to Add Author Photo in WordPress

First of all install and activate the WP User Avatar plugin in your site. This plugin allows any image uploaded to the media library to be used as Avtar (Author Photo).

After the plugin activates, it will add a new menu item to your WordPress dashboard – Avatars. Just click on it it will take you to the settings page of the plugin.

In this page, click on Choose Choose button and upload your Author photo. Then click on the Update profile button.

congratulation! Now it will start showing the author photo below your article. You can go to their website to check this.

The WP User Avatar plugin allows Gravatar to be completely disabled and use only Local avatars.

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