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Customize your Observable profile to publicly share information about yourself and your work.

View your profile

When logged in to your Observable account, click on your avatar (or the default placeholder) in the top right of the screen, then click Your profile.

Screenshot of pop-up window that appears after clicking your user avatar, with an option to view Your Profile
Access your profile by clicking your avatar.

This will take you to a view of your public profile, where other users can explore recent notebooks or collections and your shared profile information (e.g. a short bio, websites, and more).

Screenshot of an example user profile, with a user's name, short description, and links to recent work.
Example user profile.

Edit your profile

To edit your profile, click Edit profile in the top right of your browser while viewing your profile:

Screenshot of an example user profile, highlighting an 'Edit profile' button in the top right of the browser window.

Or, go to your account Settings by choosing Your settings after clicking on your avatar in the top right of the browser window, then scroll down to the Personal profile section.

Once in the Personal profile section of your Settings, you will see options to update your avatar image, profile banner, display name, bio, pronouns, website, and public email. Make your edits, then click Save to save changes.

Screenshot of the Personal profile section in account Settings, where a user can make changes to their public information.
Edit your profile in the Personal profile section of your account Settings.

Viewing other user profiles

Clicking a user’s name or avatar (e.g., atop a notebook they haver authored) will take you to their user profile.