Issuu describes itself as “free online publishing service and a creative community dedicated to publishing”. In simpler terms, it’s a document sharing community with a focus on creatives. The best thing about it, is its web-based PDF viewer that makes online document viewing/reading much more interactive. Photographers can use it to show off their portfolios, regular folks for more interactive eBook reading experience and so on.
- View and navigate PDF documents using interactive PDF viewer.
- Embed docs onto your website, Facebook account, Myspace, Orkut, Blogger, Friendster, Typepad, LiveJournal, etc.
- Facebook application: Add Issuu document viewer to Facebook profile.
- Customize viewer: Choose background theme, width, background color etc.
- Document restrictions: Should be smaller than 100 MB and less than 500 pages.
- Browse documents shared by others, bookmark to favorites, leave comments, etc.
Check out Issuu @ www.issuu.com