Uploading a profile photo

The avatar is shown in your Ecwid Control Panel. Your customers do not see it, but it is nice to have!

Avatar in your Ecwid Control Panel.png

Ecwid picks up the icon from Gravatar.com. If you have an account with Gravatar and your Gravatar account email matches your Ecwid account email, Ecwid will display the avatar you set up through Gravatar. So, you need to register an account with Gravatar and upload your avatar there.

  1. Go to Gravatar.com
  2. Create an account on Gravatar by clicking Create your Own Gravatar:

Create an account with Gravatar

  1. Complete the fields in the registration form. Use the email address you use to log into Ecwid:

Sign up for Gravatar to add your Ecwid avatar

  1. Gravatar will send you a message to verify your email address.
  2. Open that message and click Activate Account.
  3. Log in to your Gravatar account.
  4. Click Add a new image:

Add your picture to Gravatar

  1. Follow Gravatar’s instructions for adding the image.
  2. When your image is added, you will see it in your Gravatar account:

You have added your picture to Gravatar

  1. Reload the page with your Ecwid Control Panel.
  2. Your new avatar should be there in the upper right corner:

Your avatar in Ecwid Control Panel

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