How to Make a Kahoot Game Become Public

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After creating your Kahoots you may need to show it to the public, allowing other users to play your Kahoot game. Initially, you may create your own Kahoot game privately. For some reasons, you may need to change it to become public. Can you change it?

Yeah, you definitely can change the visibility of your Kahoot game to public. Unfortunately, you do not know how to change your private Kahoot game into public. You shouldn’t worry, as this post will guide you how to make your Kahoot game become public. Here you go!

Changing the Visibility of Your Kahoot Game into Public, Here’s How!

To make your Kahoot become public, you just simply edit the visibility of your Kahoot game from the Library tab or also by using the settings button when you’re editing your Kahoot game. To change your Kahoot visibility, you can do some ways below!

  • From the Library tab, you need to click the icon to the right side of your username under the Kahoot. From the Library tab
  • From the Kahoot creator, you need to click the ‘Settings’ button located on the top navigation bar. From the Kahoot creator

Those are two easy ways to make your Kahoot become public.

If your Kahoot game is stored in the Team Space’s folder, you will be forced to make this game ‘Unlisted’ or visible only to the ‘Organization’. You also have to move your game to the personal folder in order to use other visibility options.

Here’s for the visibility options:

  • Public
    If you select the ‘Public’ option, your Kahoot game will appear in the search result on the Discover Page. Any social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Slack will preview your game’s description, title, language and also cover image when  you post a share link. Certainly, this option will be available if your Kahoot game is saved under the personal folder in the Library Tab.
  • Private
    If you select the ‘Private’ option, your Kahoot game will not appear in the search results on the Discover Page. It means that you have to be signed in to access the Kahoot. To give other users access, you need to follow these steps to share with others. However, this option will be available if the Kahoot game is saved under the personal folder in the Library tab.
  • Unlisted
    If you select the ‘Unlisted’ option, your Kahoot game will not appear in the search results on the Discover page. However, you are able to post a share link anywhere. This option will be available if your Kahoot game is saved in your team space or under the personal folder in the Library tab.

Furthermore, if your Kahoot game is saved to a team folder, the visibility option will be:

  • Organization
    If you select the ‘Organization’ option, your Kahoot game is visible only to members of your Team Space. Your Kahoot game will not appear in the search results on the Discover Page.
  • Unlisted
    If you select the ‘Unlisted’ option, your Kahoot will not appear in the search result on the Discover Page. However, you can still post a share link anywhere. This option will be available if your Kahoot game is saved in your team space or under the personal folder in the Library tab.

How to Create Your Kahoot Game?

On Kahoot, you will be able to create a free Kahoot account and play the game for free. Then, is it easy to create a Kahoot game? Sure, creating a Kahoot game is pretty easy to do. To make it more understandable, this post will also show you how to create a free Kahoot game through the official site of Kahoot. Here’s how!

Step 1: Login with your Kahoot account

First, go to Kahoot.com. To access Kahoot, you can use any browser from a computer or mobile phone or tablet.

After accessing the site, you have to login with your Kahoot account. If you do not have an account, of course you need to register first by clicking the ‘Sign Up’ button at the homepage of Kahoot site. Then, follow the further on-screen instructions until you successfully create your account.

Once you have logged in, you may need to click on the ‘Create Kahoot’ that can be found on the right side of the page beside the ‘Upgrade Now’ option.

Step 2: Select the template

In the ‘Creator’ page, you need to select a template or also create a new game from scratch. If you select a template, you surely have a pre-filled out game that will be available to change. If you select to create a new game, you have to start from a blank form.

After that, click on the ‘Settings’ option to change your Kahoot’s description, title, language, cover image and also save-to location.

Step 3: Add the Questions

To add questions, you need to click on the ‘Add Question’ button and then select a question type. By clicking on it, it will add a new tile to the Kahoot either a quiz, true/ false option, puzzle, pool, word cloud or also slide.

In this case, you may have to pay to upgrade your subscription to use it if the tile has an icon of an orange crown located in the top right corner.

If you want to add question text, you should type in the ‘Click to start typing your question’ bar. After that, you have to add the possible answers in the fields below the image area and then click to choose the correct answer.

Step 4: Add an image

Moreover, you can also add an image to the image bar by clicking either the ‘Image Library’, ‘YouTube Link’ or also ‘Upload Image’. You also need to click the number to the left of the questions to tweak how long people need to answer this question. The default time is 20 seconds.

Step 5: Test your Kahoot game

Last, click the ‘Done’ button that can be found in the upper right corner of the page. You can click the ‘Done’ button when you have finished creating your Kahoot game and want to go back to your dashboard.

Afterwards, a pop up window will appear, so you can test your own Kahoot game or also share it with others. If you want to share your own Kahoot game with others, you may need to have a Kahoot account as well.

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