Create a channel
on May 15, 2024

Status app is currently in beta stage
The Status app is currently in its beta stage. This means the application is still undergoing active development, and certain features described in this document may function differently or be unavailable within the app.
You can only create a channel using Status desktop.

As a community Owner, you can set up specific permissions to create a token-gated channel. All community members can browse and join open channels. To join token-gated channels, members must meet the channel requirements.

  1. 1
    From the navigation sidebar, click the community where you want to create a channel.
  2. 2
    In the
    sidebar, right-click the empty space and select
    Create Channel
  3. 3
    Type your
    Channel name
    . Optionally, click
    to choose an emoji.
  4. 4
    Optionally, choose a
    Channel colour
    and add a
    of your channel.
  5. 5
    Create Channel

If you need to set up additional permissions, click

Add permissions
and check out configure channel permissions. For example, you can create a view-only announcement for your community.