Publishing to issuu for digital distribution

After reviewing your publication, you can publish your publication on issuu, the world’s leading platform for digital distribution.

Here’s how to publish your publication on issuu:

  1. Click on Publish in the top navigation menu  
  2. Add the title of your publication, a short description and the original publishing date of the document.
  3. Under Access, you can choose to make your document public or keep it unlisted. To read more about Unlisted Publications, please see Unlisted Publications - What are they and how do I get them?
  4. Choose whether to make your publication available for downloading. You can read more about how that works here: Enabling downloads for your readers


Making changes

If you have to make changes to a publication, such as updating the layout or an article’s content, you can update the issuu file by clicking Republish a New PDF to issuu.

Here’s a tip: When choosing this option, your publication will by default be uploaded to the issuu account of the team owner. See the section below for how to change this.


Publishing to a different issuu account

Here’s how to publish to a different account than the team owner’s on issuu:

  1. Log into that account from and copy the API key + secret from the API tab in Account Settings.
  2. Click the Edit Keys button at the top of the Publish screen, and paste the API key into the pop-up that appears.  
  3. Click Set to save the changes.


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