Reddit: Here’s How to Add a Display Name to Your Profile

This won't change your username

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Did you know that Reddit allows you to add a display name to your profile, which other users will be able to see when they visit your profile page? Our guide will show you how this works.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the Reddit application on iOS.

Step 1: Tap your profile picture in the top-left corner of the screen.

Step 2: Tap “My profile.” Note: You can also tap your profile picture to go to your profile.

Step 3: Tap “Edit.”

Step 4: Under “Display name (optional),” tap “Shown on your profile page.”

Step 5: Type your desired display name.

Step 6: Tap “Save” in the top-right corner of the screen to save your changes.