That’s your actual username. Most people will see ”InsightfulChuck” unless they are mentioning you in a comment or post, or if they view your profile.
It’s used when mentioning a certain user, so that they can see that they’ve been mentioned.
chuckb is your username, so if you add @ to the beginning; @chuckb , it’ll show up in your “Mentions” section on your page.
Your display name is what everyone can see when you post things. A lot of people (like myself) use their names, while others…[Read more]
Thanks Hayden! I’m perplexed about the necessity of displaying both – seems a bit confusing – I guess when I signed up I thought my username was just for login purposes and only my display name would be shown. Now that I see that many people use their real names as display names, I feel like switching my display name to Chuck and using some more…[Read more]
Yes, you’d have to delete this account and create a new one, which shouldn’t be too much of a hassle. I believe you can do that by going into Settings.