Gravatar Alternatives

    Gravatar is described as '(an abbreviation for globally recognized avatar) is a service for providing globally-unique avatars' and is an website in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Gravatar, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Android, Android Tablet and Mac. The best alternative is Libravatar, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to Gravatar are Avatar (Free, Open Source), DiceBear Avatars (Free, Open Source), Robohash (Free) and Identiconizer! (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Oct 27, 2020

    • Libravatar is a service which delivers your avatar to other websites. It is a federated open-source service. A simple API for developers.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • Python
    • Get great looking, gradient avatar images through this simple micro-service. Images are provided in either PNG or SVG format of 120px by 120px resolution.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted


    • Pixel-Art Avatar Generator and -Provider by Identifier/Hash/Seed in JavaScript for Browsers and NodeJS with HTTP-API.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      theedev Gravatar distributes a user uploaded image, DiceBear generates an avatar
      Negative comment 10 months ago 0 users agree and 1 doesn't

    • is a free web service to create robot/monster-style indenticon/avatars based on user-specified text.
      • Free
      • Online
      theedev gravatar distributes a user uploaded image, Robohash generates an avatar
      Negative comment 10 months ago 0 users agree and 1 doesn't

    • This is a port of ChameleonOS' contact identicons feature with some additional features and fixes.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
    • Evatar stands for email-linked avatar. Your evatar is an identifying picture that can be used to represent you on any website.
      • Free
      • Online
    • Replace your missing contact photos with stylish identicons that uniquely identify all of your friends.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
    • Avatarly is a simple gem for creating gmail-like user avatars based on user email or any other string passed.

      Inspired by avatar-generator by johnnyhalife.
      • Free
      • Mac
      • Online
    • Social Duce is the Cheapest Knowem Alternative which creates stunning profiles for your brand in 100s of popular websites.
      • Online
    • Adorable Avatars is an avatar placeholder service for web developers and designers.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted