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Pro Author Bios Answered

You can now display an author bio at the top of your Instructables. Check mine, or look at the image for an example. Who will be the first to discover where we've hidden it?


ANyone else having trouble getting this to work? I types in a short bio and when I check the box and hit submit I just get "error on page".

Tip: You get cut off on the "...." Fill after what you want to show with a double tilde SPACEs double tilde ~ it will shunt the next bit of text off the Bio. You'll see how it works on me (invisible isn't it?) L

Found it! > You > Settings > Customise

I'm happy you guys added this one! Now I need to figure out what to say...

Ah, so this is what you were doing last night. Looks like I was right in expecting a new feature. Cool!

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Fantastic! (You guys do fast work!) Off to edit my profile to put the good stuff in the first 200 characters...

I love my new bio. This feature is awesome! Thank you!

Oh...I see...you've hidden the editor...ohhhhhh sneaky sneaky sneaky instructables staff...


What do I win?? :D

This is an awesome feature! I love it.