Avatar Making Tools
There are many programs that can help you to create great avatars. Here are some of them.
You can make animated videos with avatars you design yourself.
Create speaking avatars with this great tool.
Build your wild self
Create a wild animal that represents you.
With DoppelMe you can create a cool graphical likeness of yourself, your friends, family or any group of people for use as an avatar in forums, instant messenger, blogs and almost anywhere else on the web.
A website for making cartoons and comics.
In computing, an avatar is the graphical representation of the user or the user's alter ego or character. It may take either a three-dimensionall form, as in games or virtual worlds, or a two-dimensional form as an icon in Internet forums and other online communities http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avatar_(computing)