A Minotar is a global avatar that pulls your head off of your Minecraft.net skin, and allows it for use on several thousand sites. See some uses below.
Sweet and Simple API
Unlike the PayPal API, we keep things nice and simple. For basic usage just provide a username:
You can also set a size. We use pixels and we only need the width. Just add it to the end.
And since some services require an extension we've added simple support for it. Just add .png to the end.
Avatar With Helm
Sometimes you want to display a helm too, that's fine with this endpoint.
Advanced API GET!
You can even use Minotar's API to get a users skin. We're adding more soon!
You can also set the browser to download the image by using:
Randomly generated head? We got that too.
Licensed under the SIMPL: http://simplaza.net/hax/SIMPL/
How to install?
If you want to host this yourself you'll need to install this, http://wideimage.sourceforge.net/download/ , we recommend using the pear package. You'll also need to add this to the main folder (where index.php is located) https://raw.github.com/chriso/klein.php/master/klein.php