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Create automatic announcements for unique events in your server. Looking for a welcome, leave, or ban message? Read this page to get all the info you need!
Tip: Watch this video tutorial or follow the steps below
The Announcements module creates messages which are automatically sent when unique events happen in your server. These unique events are: user is joining, user is leaving, and a user is getting banned. This module allows you to send a message after one of these events has happened!
Recently Discord has required new bots to opt into intents to allow some features to work. This includes the ability to receive certain updates from a server.
For BotGhost announcements to work please ensure that both Presence Intent and Server Members Intent are enabled in your Discord Developer Portal. This is located below where your bot generated its token.
Please ensure that both Presence Intent and Server Members Intent are enabled.
BotGhost supports three announcement types, Join announcements, Leave announcements, and Ban Announcements.
To create an announcement first give a descriptive name to your announcement in the Announcement Name input. This name will not be displayed to your members and only serves as a description of what the announcement does.
Next, you must enter the actual content of the announcement. This can either be a plain text announcement or an Embed message. To change the announcement message type click the toggle in the top right corner, just above the announcement message input.
You may use any of the variables below in your announcement. Click on the clipboard to see the available variables.
Next, select the text channel to post the announcement in. Click on the Post in Channel dropdown and select a channel. If no channels appear click the refresh button above the dropdown.
If no channels appear, make sure your bot is in a server. You can then refresh the list!
Finally, select the announcement type from the final dropdown. Once selected, click Add to add your announcement to your bot. Click Save changes for your changes to take effect.
Any announcement you create can be edited at any time. To edit an announcement click on an announcement to bring up the announcement editor. Once open, you can follow the steps above to
Want to delete your announcement? You can do this by clicking the delete button next to the save button.
You can use a range of variables in your announcements. To use the command place one of the following commands in your announcement, filling in the required details