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Filters the avatar to retrieve.

Syntax Syntax

apply_filters( 'get_avatar', string $avatar, mixed $id_or_email, int $size, string $default, string $alt, array $args )

Parameters Parameters


(string) <img> tag for the user's avatar.


(mixed) The Gravatar to retrieve. Accepts a user_id, gravatar md5 hash, user email, WP_User object, WP_Post object, or WP_Comment object.


(int) Square avatar width and height in pixels to retrieve.


(string) URL for the default image or a default type. Accepts '404', 'retro', 'monsterid', 'wavatar', 'indenticon','mystery' (or 'mm', or 'mysteryman'), 'blank', or 'gravatar_default'. Default is the value of the 'avatar_default' option, with a fallback of 'mystery'.


(string) Alternative text to use in the avatar image tag. Default empty.


(array) Arguments passed to get_avatar_data(), after processing.

Source Source

File: wp-includes/pluggable.php


Changelog Changelog

Version Description
4.2.0 The $args parameter was added.
2.5.0 Introduced.


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