The way to make your Clubhouse account a protected profile



(Pocket-lint) – Clubhouse is introducing “protected profiles”, a brand new setting that means that you can restrict your full profile to solely the folks you approve as followers. But it surely additionally makes your profile much less seen normally. Right here is every little thing it is advisable to know, together with the way to get a protected profile your self.

The way to make your profile protected in Clubhouse

You possibly can activate the protected profile characteristic in Clubhouse’s settings. When you do, you’ll have the ability to approve your followers.

To guard your profile:

  1. From Account Settings, faucet your profile image on the prime.
  2. Scroll right down to the “Protected Profile” part and toggle it on.
  3. Faucet Verify and your profile is now protected.

Observe: You might have the choice to toggle off the Protected Profile possibility at any time.

What occurs if you happen to use a protected profile?

For those who select to have a protected profile in Clubhouse, solely your followers will have the ability to see rooms, golf equipment, and replays in your profile. Customers you haven’t authorized as followers additionally received’t have the ability to see whenever you’re on-line, and Clubhouse received’t advocate that folks you don’t know observe you. 

Why is Clubhouse introducing protected profiles?

Clubhouse mentioned it is rolling out protected profiles in response to Russia’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine, in an effort to maintain customers protected on its platform. “We’re grateful we’ve turn into a gathering place for folks around the globe to attach throughout this time, however we additionally know that occasions of battle and upheaval make it more and more essential to be conscious of your presence on-line and what you share”, Clubhouse introduced.

Need to know extra?

To study extra about Clubhouse, together with the way it works, see Pocket-lint’s in-depth information.

Writing by Maggie Tillman.