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Changes between Initial Version and Version 1 of Ticket #16020, comment 54


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11/30/2016 11:03:42 PM (5 years ago)
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felixdorner
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  • Ticket #16020, comment 54

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    11I wonder why this is still a ticket for 4 years now. This should be definitely in core for a number of reasons:
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    3 1. WordPress attracts also non-geeks - not everyone has a Gravatar Account - it is even nowhere close to be an industry standard
     31. WordPress attracts also non-geeks - not everyone has a Gravatar Account
    442. Not everyone wants to display the same Gravatar on every connected service - some just want different avatars for different sites
    553. Local avatars can be changed more easily and faster
    664. It just don't feel right to make users dependent on a third-party service - Gravatar support as a fallback might be the better idea
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    8 For me this is a no-brainer but I guess the Gravatar lobby is pretty strong here.