Slack is now starting a new field for profiles that will let you list your pronouns under your name and job title. Once filled, your pronouns will appear on the mini-profiles you see when you click on someone’s name and in their entire profile.
Note that your Slack profile may already have a pronoun field if an administrator has created a custom field for your company’s employees.
This new area will be hidden by default, though – Slack administrators have to flip it over to everyone in the Slack workspace. If you are an administrator and would like to do so, here is a quick guide to Slack.
According to Slack, administrators can continue to use that custom field or choose to turn on this new one: Although the new dedicated pronoun has the advantage of appearing more prominently in the field, your profile.
Slack connects with some other apps to allow people to add pronouns to the profile, such as Instagram, which they only received last week.