Visual Stories on Issuu - The Newest Way to Tell Your Story
Visual Stories let you combine visual elements with concise text in an effective manner. Content is more effective when presented in the form of a good story and story becomes more engaging when enhanced with visuals.
Everyone has a Story to tell and now Issuu provides a great way of creating Visual Stories using Google AMP Stories to transform one piece of content into mobile stories and multimedia formats, to share across all major Social and Media Platforms in our following Story Styles:
Issuu Styles are templates that reflect your brand needs.
Please see article for more information about Google AMP Stories.
NOTE: Currently, Visual Story Creation on Web/Desktop is not available.
To Create Visual Stories
- You need to download Issuu app from Google Play Store or Apple Store depending on the device you have - Android or iOS and login to your Issuu account. If you already have an app installed on your mobile, you just need to update your Issuu App in order to create Visual Stories.
- You can also create Visual Stories using Adobe InDesign. You need to install Issuu Visual Story InDesign Extension for creating Visual Stories using Adobe InDesign.
Please see article for more information: Introduction to Visual Stories Using Adobe InDesign.
To See Visual Stories
- Once you login to your Issuu account on desktop/web, you will see Visual Stories list in Publisher Tools Navigation
- Click Visual Stories
- You will see all Visual Stories that you have created from your Issuu App (iOS/Andorid) as well as Visual Stories created using Issuu Visual Story InDesign Extension
- If you haven't Shared/Published Visual Stories created using InDesign Extension, they will appear under DRAFTS
Editing Visual Stories on Desktop/Web
- Only Visual Stories created using Issuu Visual Story InDesign Extension can be editable on Desktop/Web
NOTE: Currently, Visual Stories created from Issuu App (iOS/Andorid) are not Editable on Desktop/Web but you can SHARE and DELETE them.
Sharing and Deleting Visual Stories on Desktop/Web
- You can Share/Delete Visual Stories created using Adobe InDesign as well as iOS/Adnroid app
- Click on Share icon to share story
- When you click on "...", you will see below pop-up
- Click VIEW LIVE to View your story
- Click DELETE to delete your story
How your Visual Story on Desktop will look like
This is how your Visual Story on Desktop will look like:
When you click on "..."
- If you click on Story Title - Art Mag, it will take you to the Story Article
- If you click on READ MORE STORIES ON ISSUU, it will take you to issuu.com
NOTE: Issuu will not be responsible to take down Visual Stories which are Copyright Violated that are shared across various Social Media Platforms. You need to contact respective Social Media Site for removal of content(Visual Story).