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User Profiles 101

Disqus commenter profiles make it even easier to get to know and follow the people participating in your favorite online communities. What do profiles look like? Better user experience The new profile de...

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Updating your Disqus Settings

In your Disqus Settings, you can update or change any of the following: Profile (Name, location, bio, avatar, and more) Avatar Account - Username, email, and password Connect Facebook, Twitter...

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What is the difference between my Username and my Display Name?

On Disqus, the Username and Display name are separate, and serve distinct purposes for a user's account. The Display Name is what shows up next to a user’s comments, as well as on their Profile page. The Userna...

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Improving Your User Profile

Your Disqus profile is the hub of all of your comment history. From here, you can see comments, frequented communities, discussions, recommends, and followers of yours or a user who's profile you may be viewing...

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Registering a commenter account

Registering for a commenter account can be beneficial for several reasons. Some of which include tracking comments through a dashboard, managing account notifications, and following other user accounts. Regist...

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Logging into Disqus

Registered commenters can log into their account several different ways using a registered username or email address and password. Logging in through the Disqus.com homepage: Logging in through the embed:...

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Login Troubleshooting

Users can log into Disqus via disqus.com or through the Disqus button in the embed using your username or email address. If you're using a guest account or incorrect login credentials, you may have experienced ...

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Use of cookies

To post comments and have your Disqus login information remembered across pages, cookies – specifically, first party (and in some browsers, third-party) cookies – must be enabled. Third party cookies Disq...

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Making Your Activity Private

The ability to make your activity private allows you to prevent others from seeing the activity within your profile and keeps your activity from displaying within Digest emails. Upon enabling your private acti...

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Your Homepage on Disqus

People are talking passionately all across the network of Disqus-powered sites. There's never been one place to find new discussions to join about the topics you care most about. Your homepage on Disqus is wher...

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