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How to Make a Public Discord Server on Mobile

Discord servers are mainly utilized for communicating with like-minded people and making them friends. By default, Discord creates private servers, which means that people can join servers when they get an invitation request or link from the server owner. If users want to make their server searchable or discoverable, they need to enable community features that make the server discoverable for everyone.

This tutorial will explain the procedure of making a public Discord server on the mobile application.

How to Make a Public Discord Server on Mobile?

Follow the procedure mentioned below to make a public Discord server.

Step 1: Open Discord
Open the Discord application on your device:

Step 2: Create Public Server
At first, tap on the plus “+” icon to create a new server: 

Select and tap on the “For me and my friends” category:

Again, tap on the “Create My Own” option:

Step 3: Customize Public Server
Enter the server name in the required fields and tap on the “Create Server” button. Here, we have specified “linuxhint server” as the public server name:

Step 4: Open Server Settings
Press the “three-dot” icon to open “Server Settings”:

Tap on the “cog” icon:

Step 5: Enable Community
Tap on the “Enable Community” option to turn it on under the “COMMUNITY SETTINGS”:

Then, press the “Get Started” button:

Enable the toggles of the required option and tap on the “Next” button:

Select the channel where you want to post server guidelines and updates, then tap on the “Next” button. In our case, we have specified the “#general” channel:

Lastly, turn on the “Default notifications to Mentions Only”, “Remove moderation permissions from @everyone” toggle, mark the “I agree and understand” checkboxes, and tap on the “Finish Setup” button:

That’s it! The created server is successfully set as public and discoverable for everyone:

We have explained the method of making a public Discord server on mobile.

Conclusion

To make a public Discord server on mobile, first tap on the plus “+” icon from the left-side panel of the Discord home screen and select the “For me and my friends” category. Tap on the “Create My Own” option and specify the server name. Then, go to “Server Settings” and enable the community feature. This tutorial illustrated the procedure of making a public Discord server on the mobile application.

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Maria Naz

I hold a master's degree in computer science. I am passionate about my work, exploring new technologies, learning programming languages, and I love to share my knowledge with the world.