Thanks to its trial run’s success, ‘About Me’ was officially added to Discord’s list of features where all users of the app have access to it across PC, Mac, web, iPhone, and Android users.
How to Edit Your Discord About Me Section
The “About Me” section on the Discord application where a user can put their profile bio is a new feature added to make their Discord account more personalized. It’s a cool space for users to introduce themselves to friends in the Discord app. Before, editing your user profile was only available on PC or the desktop version and Mac, but still viewable on mobile. Don’t worry though. The good news is, on the latest updated version of Discord, you can finally edit ‘About Me’ on the mobile app. To edit your bio, here’s a step-by-step instruction on how to do it:
Open Discord and click on the gear icon or the user settings at the bottom left corner of the Discord application.
Upon clicking on the gear icon or ‘User Settings’, your user profile appears where you can see your discord profile picture, username, email, and phone number. Click on ‘Edit User Profile’.
Scroll down and you can find ‘ABOUT ME’ at the bottom left corner under ‘My Account’. You can then customize your profile bio according to your preference, writing interesting things about you so people can know a bit about who you are.
When you’re done, don’t forget to tap “Save changes” to save the changes you’ve made. You can find the save icon at the bottom right corner of this tab.
For iPhone and Android
Open Discord on your mobile phone and swipe left on your screen when you reach a server. On the bottom right corner, you can see the user settings icon. Tap on it.
On the tab where you can see your profile picture and username, you can call find the “User Profile” tab.
Start writing on ‘About Me’.
After typing about your personal description, tap the ‘save’ icon on the bottom right corner of your mobile phone’s screen to save changes.
How Many Characters Can Your Discord About Me Be?
Note that the Discord app only allows 190 characters on your ‘About Me’, so make sure you make the most out of it. Use concise descriptions about yourself or your interests to boost your Discord profile.
Ideas on How to Come Up With a Good About Me on Discord
Finding ideas to write on ‘About Me’ is quite a challenge. With only 190 characters, it’s a bit difficult to put descriptions that are funny, show your personality, and highlight your interests. Here are cool ideas to up your user profile through a great ‘About Me’:
Famous Movie Lines
What’s your favorite line quoted from the best movie you’ve watched? An example would be, “Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore.” (Wizard of Oz)
You can also write random things about yourself, like your favorite video game, pet peeves, or even witty dialogues you came up with yourself, like, “Last night I dreamed that I was a loser. Then I woke up and it wasn’t a dream. Also, Lebron James is the GOAT.”
Inspirational quotes that have an impact on your life are also a great way to let the community know more about you; such as, “Sucess is not final; failure is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts.” (Winston Churchill)
One-liners that describe your mood are another unique thing you can put on the ‘About Me’ section. Oscar Wilde’s, “I am so clever that sometimes I don’t understand a single word of what I am saying.” is a funny example.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who Can See Your Discord About Me?
You can decide on who can view your profile picture, status, and ‘About Me’ on Discord from everyone to only friends on the server you’re on. Just click or tap on your Discord settings to customize them.
When Was the About Me Section Added on Discord?
Discord added the ‘About Me’ feature on June 25, 2021. It used to only be available on the desktop app, web, and Mac. But recently, this feature is now available across devices including mobile as well.