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How can I make an animated avatar for gravatar.com?

I was inspired by this animated avatar from free-avatars.com: Is it possible to use an animated GIF as an avatar on gravatar.com? I couldn't get it to work, but maybe someone else knows a hack.
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Is it safe to use Gravatar?

I vaguely remember hearing that Gravatar had some security or privacy flaw. I think it was that someone could extract your e-mail address if you used a Gravatar. Is Gravatar safe? How do you know? ...
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Can I have multiple concurrent Gravatars associated with the same email address?

If I use the same email address to register at several sites that use Gravatar, is there a way to specify a different avatar for each site? Or do I have to use a different email address for each site? ...
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Setting Gravatar images to same by disregarding any plus addressing in emails

How can I set up Gravatar to use the same image for any plus or tagged email address used? I have subscribed to websites such as Stack Exchange, Stack Overflow, Github, etc. using a "+" email address ...
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Default Gravatar on wildcard email addresses unless specified

I own my domain and I use different email addresses for different sites, depending on what the site does, whether I think they'll spam me, etc. Is there a way to tell Gravatar to use a picture for ...
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How do I force GitHub Enterprise to refresh gravatar?

I updated the gravatar for my e-mail address (a few days ago), but GitHub Enterprise is still displaying the old one. How do I force it to refresh?
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How do I change which email address GitHub uses for my Gravatar image?

Github currently uses my private email for Gravatar, but I would like it to use one of my work ones instead. However, I cant' find any way to change which email address is used to get the image. I ...
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Is it possible to link my Gravatar to my Gmail/Google account? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a service for changing all my profile pictures at the same time? I want to be able to update my profile picture on all of my accounts simultaneously. The one ...
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Gravatar image in Flickr?

Can I link my Gravatar image to my Buddy Icon on Flickr using the web URL setting in my profile?
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Can I stop a WordPress application from using my Gravatar photo?

I uploaded a photo to Gravatar. Today, I just registered to post on a site running WordPress. Because personal health is discussed on this site, I used a pseudonym on the site, but much to my dismay, ...
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Why is my Gravatar blank at Github's pulse view?

On every Pulse page on Github, a default Gravatar is shown instead of my usual one: I'm using two email accounts on Github, one for logging in, and another one for blaming. Both accounts are ...
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Can someone find my Gravatar profile if they have my email address, or Gravatar URL associated with that email address?

Gravatar now offers profiles that are publicly visible. Let's say I have entered some info in my profile. Let's also say I have two email addresses, email1 and email2, registered with Gravatar but ...
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Can you change the Gravatar associated with your email without a WordPress account?

I would like to change the Gravatar associated with one email address of mine (which shows up in Source Tree next to my commits). When I go to gravatar.com to do that, I'm faced with this: Do I ...
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Is Gravatar safe?

I have just started a Gravatar acct. when I attempted to login using a secure socket to www.gravatar.com I was prompted with a warning that it was a different site, not the one I was after. I am using ...
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Use Default Avatar in gravatar

Is it possible to use a generic avatar if the user's email address is not in gravatar? I'd rather not use the colorful avatars, or the goofy ones that it auto generates.