How To Change Your Profile Picture

You may have already seen our tips on how to curate the perfect Fat Lama profile page. This week, we’re letting you know how to nail the key ingredient of a welcoming profile: your picture. Why? Well, we regularly hear from users that are keen to rent, but a little iffy about renting from someone who’s not

How do I upload a profile picture?

  1. Head to your dashboard.
  2. Click on the ‘EDIT’ button over the image.
  3. Drag and drop files into the given field, or click to upload.


What’s the ideal picture?

Here are a few things to keep in mind when choosing or taking your picture.

  • Use a simple background
  • Ensure ‘scene’ is well lit
  • Ensure face is in focus
  • Show us your teeth (smiles make hires!)


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Mark Z is well lit, in focus and smiling against a plain background. You’re killing it, Mark!


Do I already have a profile picture?

If you haven’t uploaded your own profile picture, your profile will display the Fat Lama logo. Head to your dashboard to see for yourself!
For generic tips on how to nail your online profile, check out Buzzfeed’s run down of the greatest profiles spotted on Tinder.

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