How To Add An About Me Section To Twitch

Twitch is a huge community. You need to add something that stands out. To help people get to know you, you should introduce yourself. Every time a new viewer joins, they should read more about you. This allows them to know what kind of content you intend to provide. 


Whether you are an experienced or aspiring streamer, this is a feature you should know about. And that feature is called Panels. Every channel has a section that you can personalize. This section is panels. They show information about you and more. You can even link that information to other sites.

This section is what helps you get more people to feel intrigued. They might even be inclined to follow you. That’s why it is important to add an About Me section to your Twitch channel. You can customize it however you like.

You can use the style you want. What you should do is make it memorable. That’s exactly why we made this guide for you. We will show you how you can customize the About Me section on Twitch. All you have to do is follow these simple steps. You will do it in no-time. So, let’s begin. 

Step 1 

The first thing you will need is a customized image. Now, to avoid the hassle of figuring out the exact image size and drawing it, you can download it. There are plenty of websites that offer free images for Twitch. 

 Because of how many customizable options it has, you should try a Nerd or die. Here you can customize the image however you see fit. You can add a new color, icon, and text. You can size it and align it however you like. When you are done picking out your preferred style, simply click on the “Download” button. Or, right-click the image and save it.

Step 2

Now go to your Twitch channel. Scroll down and look for the button on the left side that says “Edit Panels”. Enable it. Now you will see the panels pop up under the button. 

Step 3

Go to the “+” sign to add a new panel. 

Step 4

Select the image you just downloaded and press “Open”.

Step 5

This is the window you are going to see. It is the cropping window. You can do some final adjustments if you want. But, the image is already set to the correct size. So, there is no need to do anything. Press “Done”. 

Step 6

This is the new panel. You can type in whatever you like in the description below. You can link this panel to other websites or you can add a title. Also, a title may not be necessary since the image itself will serve as a title. But, that is up to you. 



That’s it! Now you know how to add an About Me page on your Twitch channel. Here you can introduce yourself or write anything you want. It is easy to do. Let us know if you found this guide helpful in the comments below.