Facebook: Here’s How to Add a Bio to Your Profile

If you're using Facebook on a computer, the Bio field is called Intro

Did you know Facebook allows you to add a short Bio to your profile to help users learn more about you? The Bio can contain up to 101 characters, and it will always be public. Our guide will show you how to add a Bio to your profile from within the Facebook mobile application.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the Facebook app on iOS. Also note, if you’re using Facebook on a computer, the Bio field is called “Intro,” but it can be updated in a similar fashion.

Step 1: Tap the three horizontal lines in the bottom-right corner of the screen.

Step 2: At the top of the screen, tap your name to go to your profile.

Step 3: Under your profile picture and name, tap “Edit Profile.”

Step 4: Under your profile picture and name, tap “Add Bio.”

Step 5: Type a short description of yourself, containing 101 characters or less.

Step 6: Tap “Save” to save the Bio to your profile.