21 Signs Of A Bubbly Personality And How To Develop One (2024)

Want to develop a bubbly personality?

Below, we’ll explore what a bubbly personality is – and the steps you can take to develop one of your own.

In my role as a life coach, I’m often helping clients to make their desired improvements to their personality.

That’s why I’m excited to share this guide with you.

Let’s dive in.

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What Are The Signs Of A Bubbly Personality? 

Here are 21 traits most commonly associated with the ‘bubbly’ personality type.

1. Bubbly People Are Always Smiling

The most typical example of a bubbly person is someone with a lively and bright smile, who always seems to be in high spirits.

2. A Bubbly Person Laughs Often

You’ll notice this person finds it really easy to laugh. They’re having fun, enjoying their life and aren’t afraid of showing it. They’ll often laugh raucously in a manner which other people notice.  

3. A Bubbly Character Is Always Cracking Jokes 

They may not necessarily have a really good sense of humor, but they’re always trying to tell funny stories and make people laugh. They want to spread joy wherever they go. 

4. A Bubbly Character Likes To Meet New People 

They’re always the first person to shake hands with new people, engage in small talk and make them feel welcome. This is why they can make friends easily.  

5. Bubbly People Are Friendly And Easy To Get On With   

A person with a bubbly personality has great enthusiasm for making new friends. You’ll find they have genuine interest in talking to other people and learning about their outlook on the world.  

6. Bubbly People Are Charismatic 

There’s an attractive charisma that this person tends to ooze whenever you talk to them.  

7. A Bubbly Person Is The Life Of The Party 

Out of all the people in a crowded party, the bubbly man or woman seems to be having the most fun. They’re the type of person you want to party with. 

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8. Bubbly Characters Have Lots Of Friends 

Yet, there’s always room for new friends in their life too…

9. Bubbly People Enjoy Being The Centre Of Attention

Or at the very least, they don’t mind leading the conversation and having almost everyone else hear it. At the same time, they’re happy to let someone else talk and to pay attention to them. 

10. People With Bubbly Personalities Don’t Take Themselves Too Seriously 

They’re not going to get too upset or see anything wrong with jokes being made at their expense. They typically have the confidence to look on the bright side, see the humor and laugh at themselves. If it makes other people laugh, that’s a net positive for the conversation. 

11. A Bubbly Person Sees The Good In People   

They’re optimistic about the positive nature of people and tend to give them the benefit of the doubt. 

12. Bubbly People Are Loyal To Their Best Friends

They’ll be vulnerable with their best friends and do anything in the world to help them. This is the type of friend you want to have. 

13. Bubbly People Are Optimists With A Positive Attitude

A key aspect of the bubbly personality is their positive outlook on life. Generally speaking, they tend to focus on positive things. They look on the bright side and that makes other people feel good too.  

14. Bubbly Personalities Are Somewhat Adventurous

If someone suggests new and peculiar social activities, they’re usually the first to dive in. This enthusiasm and optimistic attitude helps others feel ready to try something new. 

15. A Bubbly Person Has A Zest For Life    

Their happiness to be alive is there for all to see. You see it in their smile and their overall demeanor. They’re excited for the day ahead and this positive attitude rubs off on everyone else.  

16. Bubbly Personalities Can Let Go Of Their Ego 

They’re confident in themselves and unlikely to be too affected by other people’s opinions of them. 

17. A Bubbly Person Is Easily Excitable 

Their enthusiasm for life is so great that it often borders on or bypasses excitement. 

18. Bubbly Characters Are Unlikely To Filter Themselves 

A person with a bubbly personality is often the type to think without talking in any given conversation. 

19. Bubbly People Always Try To Get Others Involved

If this person spots others being left out of social situations, they’ll take that as a sign to walk over and get them involved in the fun.  

20. People With Bubbly Personalities Are Kind And Generous 

They treat their friends well and thrive in other people’s happiness. 

21. You’ll Be Naturally Drawn To These People’s Energy

A bubbly personality is infectious. You’ll find you want to be around this person because you feel good when you are.  

How To Become A Bubbly Person

It’s a common misconception that people are either born bubbly or they’re not. It’s possible to develop this type of personality if you want.

You may think you’re a natural who hates small talk and loses energy in social situations. But you can learn how to be more outgoing and feel more comfortable in conversations with strangers. You can become less socially anxious with more social experience.

The more you talk to people, the easier it gets. The easier it gets, the more confidence you’ll feel to escape your comfort zone and let out your natural unfiltered personality. This is absolutely a skill that a life coach can help you develop.  

Is A Bubbly Personality A Good Thing?

There’s nothing wrong with being less outgoing and not talking to everyone you meet, if you’re a happy person who enjoys their life.

However, it’s true that having a bubbly personality is universally regarded as a good thing. 

Bubbly people are generally seen as positive people with great energy, who go out of their way to make others smile and put them in a better mood.

While you don’t have to do that to live a happy and meaningful life, this is a great way to make friends and build meaningful relationships. 

Frequently Asked Questions About Bubbly Personalities

Let’s round off the article with a few answers to frequently asked questions about a bubbly personality.

Is A Bubbly Personality Good?  

Most people would say yes. The word is rarely used in a negative light. 

How Do You Say Someone Is Bubbly?

It’s an adjective so you’d say “they are bubbly” or “they are a bubbly person”.

What’s Another Word For Bubbly Personality?

You might say they are outgoing, lively or fun. You might also point out they’re always in a good mood or have good energy. 

Synonyms For Bubbly Personality

Want some more extravagant synonyms? There are plenty. For example, how about vivacious, vibrant, dynamic, effervescent or ebuillient?

Bubbly Personality Introvert 

The traits of a bubbly personality are rarely linked with introversion, but an introvert can still consciously develop them. It might require more focus, but it is possible. There are ideas for how to do this written above. 

Bubbly Personality Test

Still not sure whether you’re bubbly? There are plenty of personality tests online to help you find out. Also, check out this guide: Personality Coach – Facts Checklist. 

Bubbly Personality Characters

Here are some fictional characters with a bubbly personality;

  • Bubbles from Powerpuff Girls
  • Tigger from Winnie the Pooh
  • Spongebob Squarepants
  • Donkey from Shrek
  • Jessie from Toy Story
  • Karen Smith from Mean Girls
  • Phoebe Buffay from Friends

Bubbly Personality Celebrities Examples

Here are some famous celebrities with bubbly personalities;

  • Jennifer Lawrence
  • Adele
  • Ariana Grande
  • James Corden
  • Will Smith 
  • Will Ferrell
  • Adam Sandler 

How To Deal With Bubbly People

If you don’t like dealing with bubbly people, you don’t have to. You can politely excuse yourself from whatever conversations or activities they invite you to. They’ll usually take the hint with grace and decorum. After all, it’s unlikely they’ll be short of other people to talk to.  

Any More Questions About Bubbly People?

Thanks for reading my guide.

If you have any questions on bubbly people and the positive energy they bring to others, feel free to leave them in the comments. 

I really enjoy talking with my blog readers, so it would be great to talk further about this topic.

About The Author

Bijan Kholghi is a certified life coach with the Milton Erickson Institute Heidelberg (Germany). He helps clients and couples reach breakthroughs in their lives by changing subconscious patterns. His solution-oriented approach is based on Systemic- and Hypnotherapy.