How To Make A Rules Channel In Discord? [Everything You Need To Know]

How To Make A Rules Channel In Discord [Everything You Need To Know]

Are you planning to open a new discord server for you and your family or your organization or community? If you are going to become an admin of a server, you must implement rules for it. If you are wondering how to create a rule channel and implement rules in it. This article will help you and guide you about making a rules channel in your discord.

To make a rules channel in discord, firstly you should make a rules channel in your server. After making the channel edit the channel’s privacy to read mode only. And then create a webhook and open Discohook and add rules in the embed section. You can even add color borders to it to make it look attractive to grab users’ attention. Also, invite some rules bot to constantly check if everyone is following the rules or not in your server.

If you want to know the steps on how to make a rules channel in discord, read the article below. The steps that I have mentioned are performed all by myself and they are very easy to do. Create a safe server by adding bots to automate tasks and enjoy interacting with people.

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What Is A Rules Channel On Discord?

Since discord is an online server where people from around the globe gather and engage on a wide range of topics, it can be an easy target for those who want to incite maliciousness.

Rules are those vital components that maintain a server operational and a place where individuals can be themselves without concern for others. Every rule that must be satisfied for a member to cope with the server is listed in the rule channel.

To establish a standard for how engagement is supposed to be handled between members, it is required to create a rules channel. Constant interaction with people who have different personalities can result in disputes in viewpoints and topic-related talks.

Rules will ensure that people can communicate in a safe environment without insulting anyone or invading their personal space.

Why Should You Make A Rules Channel On Discord?

Discord’s rules channel will be required since your server’s members need to have clear boundaries within the server. You can place restrictions on the member by creating a rule channel. Anyone who chooses to join the server must first follow all rules established by the admin.

As the server owner, you must establish a welcoming environment for your users and implement some rules to preserve peace and respectful interactions.

Additionally, it gives new members a glimpse into how your discord server operates. This will encourage people to stick to your rules, respect others, preserve a calm environment on the discord server and enjoy themselves.

How To Make A Server On Discord?

You can start with your server in Discord with your friends. You can be the admin and handle the server by yourself. Creating a channel in discord is a very easy process. Follow the steps below to make a channel on Discord.

Step 1: Open Discord

Open the discord in your web browser or the downloaded application on your device

Step 2: Choose to Add A Server Option

You will see a “+” icon on a green box. Tap on it to create a server.

Step 3: Choose to Create My Own

You can choose to make your server. Also, you can start from a template as shown in the picture below.

Step 4: Select Your Purpose

After you have done choosing a template or select to create your server, you will be directed to another tab. There you will be asked to choose if you are creating the server for “You and your friends” or for “A club or community”.

Choose a specific one.

Step 5: Name Your Server

After choosing your purpose, name your server and be the admin of it.

The picture above represents the main screen of your server. Now you can add your friends or family and start communicating with them. Now, you can modify your server by adding different channels, bots, and many other features that discord has to provide. You can also change the background theme of your discord as well.

You can also open up access to your server and allow anyone to get into it. And you can interact with individuals around you if you do that. If you intend to make your server public, you must establish strict server policies.

How To Create A Rule Channel In Discord?

After creating a channel, it is very essential to maintain the basic rules and regulations to protect users from misbehaving misbehaviors. Discord offers the admins to make a channel that contains the rules of the server.

If you are wondering how to make a channel in your server and add rules to it, follow the below step-to-step guide. The steps are pretty simple.

Step 1: Open The Discord App/ Web Browser

Open the discord in any web browser.

Open the downloaded app on your device.

Step 2: Right-Click On Your Server Icon

On the left panel, you will see your channel icon. Right-click on it.

Step 3: Select Create Channel

After clicking right on the channel icon a pop-up menu will appear. Click on create channel option

Step 4: Choose Channel Type

After selecting to create a channel, choose the channel type. To create a rule channel, opt text channel.

Step 5: Type The Channel Name

Write the name of the channel in the insert section. (e.g. Rules, Rules, And Regulation). And select “create channel”.

After you have completed the above steps, your channel page should look like the below picture.

After you have created the channel, you have to edit the channel and make it readable only. Allow the other users to view the channel only but don’t let them text messages in that channel as it is meant for only reading purposes.

How To Edit Rules Channel Privacy?

As the channel’s main motive is to let the other members know the rules and regulations of your server, you should change the privacy of that channel. The other users should only be able to read on the channel and should not be allowed to do any changes.

Follow the below steps to change the privacy of the channel.

Step 1: Open Discord

Open the Discord app on your device.

Or open the discord on your web browser.

Step 2: Go To Your Discord Server

If you are active on various servers on discord, go to the server that you are trying to make rules for.

Step 3: Go To The Specific Channel

Inside the server, go to the channel where you want to edit its privacy. Press on Edit Channel or the “⚙️” icon beside the name of the channel.

Step 4: Go To Permissions

After you click on the gear icon/ edit channel, you will be directed to the settings tab. Select Permission on the left-hand side of the menu bar.

Step 5: Tap On Drop Down Menu Icon

You will see advanced permissions in the permission bar. Along with that, there will be a “>” icon. Press on it.

Step 6: Turn Off Permissions For Members

Scroll down a little bit. You will see a section named “Text Channel Permissions”. Below that you will see a “Send Message” option. Turn the permission off by sliding it to “X” with the help of your mouse.

By following the above steps you can make the rules channel readable only. The member of the server will be able to view the channel only and they won’t be able to write anything in the channel.

How To Add Rules To Your Rules Channel?

After you have edited the privacy of your rule channel. It’s time to add rules to the channel. Let me show you how you can add rules and make the channel look attractive and have the member’s attention towards the channel.

Follow the below steps to add rules to your server rule channel

Step 1: Open Discord

Open the downloaded application.

Open the discord in any web browser.

Step 2: Go To Your Rule Channel.

Click on your rule channel tab to get into it

Step 3: Click On Edit Profile

When you get inside that channel, you will be able to see “🖋Edit Channel” in blue font or the gear icon. Click on that.

Step 4: Go To Integrations

On the edit channel tap, go to the integrations option which is on the left side of the navigation panel.

Step 5: Create Webhook

Inside integrations, there will be two options. Click on create webhook which is inside a blue box.

Step 6: Name Your Webhook

Name the webhook in the insert bar.

Step 7: Copy The Webhook URL

After naming your webhook, press the webhook URL option. Then press save changes which will be at the bottom of your screen.

Step 8: Go To Discohook Website

Get into the Discohook website and firstly press on “Clear All” and then paste the earlier URL that you have copied in the insert box.

Step 9: Click On Add Embed And Then On Body

There you will see add embed option in a blue box, press on that.

After your embed is created, tap on the body option inside your embed tap.

Step 10: Fill Up The Rules

Fill the boxes containing the title and description according to the rules that you want to put. You can put different colors on the rule as shown in the image. The rules will be shown in the right panel.

Step 11: Click On Send Button

The send button will be at the place where you have pasted your URL recently. After you complete making rules, tap on send.

Once you press the send button, your channel should look like the below picture.

What Are Discord Community Guidelines?

Discord is a place where it’s simple to have conversations, make connections, and enjoy hanging together. But discord has set up its guidelines for its users including do’s and don’ts. Every person using discord must follow these rules known as “Discord Community Guidelines”

So I have mentioned the community guidelines of discord below in this article.

Respecting Each Other

  • Never organize, support, or engage in harassment of others.
  • Avoid organizing, supporting, or taking part in hate speech or other offensive behavior.
  • Don’t spread materials that violate someone else’s rights or intellectual property.
  • Never use violence or make threats to hurt others.
  • Avoid organizing, supporting, or promoting violent extremism on Discord.
  • Never share other people’s sexually explicit information without getting their consent.
  • Never sexualize kids in any form.
  • Do not allow anybody under the age of 18 to access sexual content.
  • Don’t share anything that promotes or encourages self-harm or suicide.
  • Share no actual media that shows gore, extreme violence, or animal abuse, especially if you want to annoy or shock other people.

Being Honest

  • Share no inaccurate or misleading information (also known as misinformation)
  • Never organize, promote, or engage in any illegal or dangerous activity.
  • Abusing Discord products will not be tolerated.
  • Do not mislead Discord’s support teams.

You can report to Discord if you see anyone violating the above guidelines or Discord’s other policies. The guidelines are ever-evolving and the users must go along with them.

Note: Anyone who is caught/ seen violating the community guidelines will be taken action against by Discord. They might get a temporary or permanent ban according to the actions that they have committed.

Can You Add A Rule Bot In Discord?

Yes, you can add a rule bot in discord. There are many bots available in the market that you can invite to your server. Bots are helpful artificial intelligence that can automatically carry out several beneficial activities on your server.

That includes greeting any new participants, expelling trouble makers, and managing the conversation. Some bots even enhance your server with music or games.

So, if you want to know how you can add bots (especially rule bots) to your server, I am here to guide you through. Follow the below steps to add bots to your channel.

Step 1: Open Any Web Browser

Open any web browser available on your device.

Step 2: Search For “”

On the search bar, type “” and press enter.

Step 3: Select Add To Discord

After you search for the bot, you will be directed to another page. There you can see the “Add To Discord” option. Press on it.

Step 4: Select The Server

Select the server that you want to add the bot into. Login into discord if required. I have already added MEE6 to my server so, it is showing “go”

Step 5: Select On Authorize

Select on authorize option available at the bottom of your screen.

You will have choices for the type of bot you want to create after approving MEE6 on its plugin gallery. You can provide various permissions to the bot. And after that, the bot will continuously work on your server.

Make sure to provide the permissions from the plug-in gallery so that the bot can utilize it according to the rules you have set up on your server.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Here are some of the frequently asked questions by the discord users related to discord. Have a look below to know more.

What Happens If You Are Under 13 On Discord?

When a user’s age is suspected to be under 13, Discord blocks them from accessing their account until they can prove their age with a valid ID.

How To Delete A Discord Account?

To delete a discord account go to your profile>my account>delete account. But if you own a server, you must transfer the ownership to another account or delete the server first.

How To Remove Phone Number From Discord?

You can go to my account section in your profile and remove your phone number or update it from discord. It is possible to remove your number both from the desktop and your smartphone as well.

How To Join A Discord Server Without Invite?

If you want to join a discord server without receiving an invitation, you can either opt to join a public server relevant to your interests or you can choose to access them via links on third-party websites if you know the server name.

What Are The Best Discord Bots?

Some of the best discord bots are MEE6, Dank Memer,, ProBot, IdleRPG, Community Hubs,, Double Counter, etc.


In conclusion, the article above provided a simple explanation of how to create a rules channel on Discord. With step-by-step instructions, the article shows you how to start a rule channel in the simplest way possible.

So, make a rules channel on discord as directed and implement the rule there so that anyone who is on your server or might join your server in the future can see it. I also went into further detail on how to improve the channel’s appeal and draw viewers in.

I hope I was able to assist you in outlining the rules channel’s fundamental structure. Create clear channel rules, keep the server active, and remember that you always have the option of kicking or banning someone from the server if they attempt to violate the restrictions.

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