Set up your Kik profile

Now that you’ve registered for a new Kik account, it’s time to add personality by setting up your profile. 

Add a profile photo:

  1. Open the Kik app.
  2. Tap the profile icon in the top right-hand corner.
  3. Tap the circle above your username.
  4. Select a photo from the Take Picture or Choose Existing options.

Add a background photo:

  1. Open the Kik app.
  2. Tap the profile icon in the top right-hand corner.
  3. Tap Add background photo.
  4. Select a photo from the Take Picture or Choose Existing options.

Add an Emoji Status:

  1. Open the Kik app.
  2. Tap the profile icon in the top right-hand corner.
  3. Tap the + button next to your profile photo.
  4. Select an emoji from the available options.
  5. Tap Done to set your emoji status.

Add a bio to your profile:

  1. Open the Kik app.
  2. Tap the profile icon in the top right-hand corner.
  3. Tap Personal Info.
  4. Select Bio.
  5. Type out your bio in the space provided.
  6. Tap Submit to set your bio.

Share your interests:

  1. Open the Kik app.
  2. Tap the profile icon in the top right-hand corner.
  3. Tap the blue Share your interests text below your profile photo.
  4. Select 5 interests from the available options.
  5. Tap Done.

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