How to Create a Public Snapchat Profile

Follow these steps if you want to find out how to create a Public Snapchat Profile.

Snapchat is one of the leading social media apps worldwide, with over 300 million daily active users. If you’re new to the app or have been using it for a while but aren’t sure how to make yourself a public profile, this guide is for you. Below we outline the steps you can take to create a public Snapchat profile.

How to Create a Public Snapchat Profile

To create a Public Snapchat Profile:

  1. Open Snapchat on your mobile device.
  2. Tap on the profile icon on the top left.
  3. Scroll down to the Public Profile section.
  4. Select Create Public Profile (New)
  5. Press Continue, and then select Get Started.
  6. Press the Create button.
How to Create a Public Snapchat Profile

“By creating a Public Profile, you will show your name on any Snaps you have ever posted to Spotlight or Snap Map. Any Lenses you’ve made and marked as searchable will also appear on your Public Profile.”

After following the steps outlined above, you’ll now have a Public Profile, which is labeled My Public Profile under the Public Profiles section of your Snapchat profile page. Tap the My Public Profile button and select Edit Profile to complete the details. You may want to start by adding a Profile Photo, a bio description, and possibly sharing your location if desired.

FAQ

Can anyone create a public Snapchat profile?

Yes, anyone can create a public Snapchat profile, but there are some restrictions. Users must be over 18 years old and reside in supported countries.

Why can’t I make a public profile on Snapchat?

If you can’t make a public profile on Snapchat, you may be in a country that does not support the feature. Users under 18 years old cannot create public profiles on Snapchat.

How do you get a public profile on Snapchat 2022?

To get a public profile on Snapchat, go to your Snapchat profile page and scroll down to the Public Profile section. Select Create Public Profile and follow the on-screen instructions.

How old do you have to be to make a public profile on Snapchat?

Users must be at least 18 years old to make a public profile on Snapchat.

How do I make my Snapchat profile public on iPhone?

To make a Snapchat profile public on iPhone, go to your Snapchat profile and scroll down to the Public Profile section. Tap on Create Public Profile and follow the steps on the screen.

How can I get verified on Snapchat?

There is no sure way to get verified on Snapchat, but there are a few things you can do to increase your chances. Make sure that your profile is public and you have a clear profile picture. Next, try to get your name out there as much as possible. You can do this by creating original content, participating in Snapchat events, or working with other verified users. Finally, be active on Snapchat and try to engage with other users as much as possible.

Where is the public profile section on Snapchat?

The Public Profile section on Snapchat is located on your Snapchat Profile page.

How do Snapchat public profiles work?

Public profiles on Snapchat work by allowing users to share their username with others so that they can view their snaps. When someone views a public profile, they can see any snaps that the user has made public.

Can I see who viewed my public profile on Snapchat?

No, you cannot see who viewed your public profile on Snapchat.

For more guides and walkthroughs, check out our Snapchat section.