A GIF or moving image file, can help your content stand out in new eye-catching ways.
With Issuu’s Share as GIF tool, it is easy to create, customize and share your publication as an animated GIF — perfect for social media or email!
1. Go to Publications from Side Navigation Menu and click the publication you would like to create a GIF
2. Under Share, click GIF
3. A GIF wizard will open. From there, you can customize your Publication by selecting pages (spreads) that you want to include in the animation and by changing background color
NOTE: If you want to create a GIF of a publication which is on sale, the pages that are not included in the preview will look blurred. To update preview pages (visible pages of the publication), go to Sell, reselect the preview spreads and click Publish changes.
4. Click the DOWNLOAD button under Download source file
5. From the pop-up window click DOWNLOAD VIDEO or Download as a .gif file
6. If you choose to download video, you can either click DOWNLOAD VIDEO or click on the download icon in the player. If you choose to Download as a .gif file, then you will get a GIF URL which you can share on social media.
NOTE: Please use Chrome browser to download GIF video.
NOTE: The GIF is 900 x 900 pixels. If you need to resize the GIF, you can use a third party site such as ezGIF.