Skeleton avatar

Use skeleton avatar to replace avatars while content is in a loading state.


Skeleton avatars may be used to improve perceived performance by rendering a rough representation of an avatar in a block of content that is still loading.


Skeleton avatars support the same variants as the avatar component.


Refer to the loading pattern accessibility guidelines. Specifically, the secion about avoiding over-announcing loading states.

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