How to change your display name & username in Bluesky app?
Hey there, are you a new BlueSky user trying to figure out how to change your display name and username? Well, you're in luck because in this post, we'll run you through the steps to do just that.
First things first, let's clarify what display name and username mean in the context of BlueSky. Your display name is what other users will see when they look at your profile, it could be your first name, full name or an alias. On the other hand, your username, or handle, is the unique identifier that other users will use to find you on the app.
To change your display name, follow these simple steps:
- Go to your profile
- Tap on the "Edit Profile" button
- Look for the "Display Name" section and input your preferred name or alias
- You can also add a description to your profile at this stage
- Tap "Save Changes" to update your display name
It's that simple! You can change your display name as many times as you want, similar to other social media platforms like Twitter or Facebook.
To change your username or handle, you can follow these steps:
- Go to your profile
- Tap on the "Settings" button
- Look for the "Username" or "Handle" section and input your preferred username
- You can also add your own domain to your username
- Tap "Save Changes" to update your username
As mentioned in the video transcript, BlueSky does not have any strict requirements for display names or usernames at this point in time. However, it's always a good idea to choose a username that is easy to remember and reflects your brand or personality.
It's worth noting that while it appears there are currently no limitations on how often you can change your username on BlueSky, it's a good idea to familiarize yourself with the app's policies surrounding username changes to avoid any issues.
In summary, changing your display name and username on BlueSky is a simple and straightforward process. Keep experimenting with different names until you find the one that suits you best. Good luck!No answer to your question? ASK IN FORUM. Subscribe on YouTube!