With our Premium and Optimum plan you will be able to sell your publications. For general information on Digital Sales please read this article. Find out how to easily put your publication for sale, as well as how to set up everything necessary to monetize your content on Issuu:
How to Put a Publication for Sale
1. First, make sure you have a Premium or Optimum publisher plan. You can sign up here.
2. You can either upload brand new publication for sale (A), or do so with already existing one (B):
A. Upload the publication, and add the basic information such as title and description. Select if you want to detect links and allow downloads.
Scroll down to "Sell" and click the PREPARE FOR SALE button. Set the price, create the preview, and when you're done click SAVE & RETURN TO DRAFT button.
Once you are ready with the draft, click on PUBLISH NOW.
B. To set up the sales for already published publications, go to your Publication List, locate the publication, and click on "SELL."
Then you will be able to set your price, create the preview and share the links for promotion.
NOTE: When putting your first publication on sale you will need to connect with Stripe to accept payments. When you connect your Stripe account, you need to claim it and activate it as soon as possible.
3. Once you have your publications set up for sale, it’s time to go share and promote your for-sale content to your fans using the links, embedding it on your site and sharing on social media. You can find the links under SELL SETTINGS.
Stop Selling a Publication
If you want to stop selling a publication, this can be done in "Publication List" under "SELL SETTINGS" of each for-sale publication.
Give Free Access to a Publication
If you want to give free access to a particular publication to some readers (print subscribers, advertisers, people featured in the magazine etc.), follow this article explaining how to create free access codes.
View Your For-Sale Publication With All Pages Available
To view the publication with all its pages (with both preview and hidden pages), go to the PUBLICATION LIST, select the publication and click on SELL SETTINGS. In here check the box "View complete edition" and you will be able to see all the pages of the publication.
Sell My Content as a Subscription
Do you want to offer your readers a subscription so they can subscribe to a current and upcoming issues? Then follow this article explaining how to set up a subscription.
How to Promote and Drive Sales to My Content
Read some tips on how to drive more sales to your digital Sales publications, and how to promote your content and attract more readers.
Case Studies - have an intimate look at the journey of three of our publishers.