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colinwalker
colinwalker
I finished everything for the comment avatars yesterday including the fallback image for a broken link but, as this all applies to webmentions, I started wondering about normal comments. Most commenting systems ask for your email address and use this to perform a Gravatar check. I delib... colinwalker.blog
khurtwilliams
khurtwilliams

@colinwalker the email address helps to notify the commenter about follow up comments. I’ve been to web sites where all the comments were by “anonymous” because nothing was collected, not even a website URL.

colinwalker
colinwalker

@khurtwilliams Normally, yes, but I haven't built that feature and don't plan on doing so.

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khurtwilliams
khurtwilliams

@colinwalker This article by Sebastian Greger helped me think through some of the issues. sebastiangreger.net/2018/05/i...

colinwalker
colinwalker

@khurtwilliams Ah yes, I remember reading that a while back. Thanks.