MB Simple User Avatar


This plugin allows for custom avatars. In the backend, a custom avatar can be uploaded for a user in the user-edit form. In the frontend, an upload form, for the current user, can be shown by using the shortcode [mb-simple-user-avatar].

Instructions and Usage

  • Shortcode


The frontend upload form is only available to the current user, when logged in.


  • Interface in backend.
  • Interface in frontend.


  1. Important Backup your files and database.

  2. (Recommended) Install directly from the WP Directory through your admin panel Plugins > Add New > Search for “MB Simple User Avatar”. Click install under the name, and activate when prompted.

  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress (under plugin name: “MB Simple User Avatar”).


I have some questions. How do I contact you?

Send them to https://wordpress.org/support/plugin/mb-simple-user-avatar


July 13, 2020
I am enhancing my system more and more and don't want complicated plugins. I use now yours with clean Login which functions best on users Edit page. I tested several plugins but yours is the best as I wanted it on frontend 🙂 But I miss that this picture is also to see by commenting posts.
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Contributors & Developers

“MB Simple User Avatar” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



  • Release to WordPress repository.


  • Code cleanup.


  • First version.