DeviantART is a community-based creative social network in the USA where people share their artwork, photography, and videography. It is a sub-company of an Israel-based company called Wix.com. It was first established in the year 2000.

Here you can find more than 350+ million arts and you can also connect with fellow artists and art enthusiasts. This is an artwork community so here you can discuss anything and everything about art.

With DeviantART, you can tag another user in one of your journals or artwork. This article will be all about how you can tag another user in DeviantART.

After tagging the user, it will generate a link that will lead you to the user’s profile. You can help other users to promote their artwork if their avatar is one of their artworks.

Now we will look at the steps that you need to follow to tag another user in DeviantART.

How to Tag another User in DeviantART?

Here I am going to explain three simple steps that you need to follow to tag another user in your post or journal.

Step 1

First, you need to log in to your DeviantART account, and then you need to go to the part of the website where you would like to tag another user.

Step 2

Once you are in the location for where you want to tag, now you need to type “:icon”.

Step 3

Now, in this step, you need to specify the username and “:” in the space immediately by following the “:icon” code. For example, to tag a user named “Joy” you need to write “:iconJoy:” it is the location where you want the user’s avatar to appear.


DeviantART is a huge artwork community where you can find art enthusiasts just like you. You can show your creativity and you can also see others’ creativity. I have already discussed how you can tag someone in your post or journal. I think that you got the answer of your question. If you have any further questions, ask them in the comment section below.