Publish Your Document

Lucidpress offers a wide variety of publishing and sharing options so that you can spread your collateral quickly and effectively! You can publish your document to a unique Lucidpress webpage, share it on social media, or embed it in a website or email. Access all of these options by clicking share_button.png at the top right of the canvas.

To publish a Lucidpress document on the web, follow these steps:
  1. Click share_button.png at the top right of the canvas.
  2. Click share_on_the_web_tab.png
  3. Enter a name for your document and select your desired security options (explained below).

    share_on_the_web_options.png
  4. Click publish_button.png for a green banner to appear at the top of the dialog box letting you know that your document was successfully published.

    successfully_published_banner.png
  5. If you would like to add a custom suffix to your link, select "Custom Link" and enter your desired suffix.
  6. Click go_to_link_button.png to navigate to your document viewer or copy_link_button.png to store it for pasting.
If you ever want to change the name or security settings of your published document, or unpublish, click settings_button.png
Users can download as PDF:
If this is enabled, viewers will be able to download your document by clicking download_icon_doc_viewer.png at the bottom of the document viewer.
Hide Lucidpress Logo:
If this is not selected, the following logo will appear in the bottom left of your document viewer:

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Include Social Sharing Menu:
If this is enabled, viewers will be invited to share your document via email, facebook, twitter, linkedIn, or GSuite when they click social_sharing_icon_doc_viewer.png at the bottom of the document viewer.

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Require Password:
Enable this option and create a password for your document to protect it from unwanted viewers. Viewers will not be able to navigate to your document unless they input the password you designate.
To visit your published document, click go_to_link_button.png or copy and paste the link into your browser. The document viewer will open in a new window.

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At the bottom of this viewer is an options bar.

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If your document is more than one page, you can toggle through the pages by clicking the right or left arrow in the middle of the bar. doc_viewer_toggle_pages.png
You can also click doc_viewer_navigation_icon.png to pull up thumbnails of your pages that you can then navigate between.

Select doc_viewer_full_screen_mode_icon.png to view your document in full screen mode, and adjust the zoom of your document by clicking doc_viewer_minus_zoom_icon.png or doc_viewer_plus_zoom_icon.png or dragging the blue dot along the zoom line.
To share a document on social media, follow these steps:
  1. Click share_button.png at the top right of the canvas.
  2. Click on_social_media_tab.png
  3. Publish your document to the web if you haven’t already.
  4. Click one of the social media logos, and follow the steps in the corresponding pop-up.
Lucidpress’ email sharing function allows you to insert a thumbnail of your document into an email program such as Constant Contact. Follow these steps to embed your document in an email:
  1. Click share_button.png at the top right of the canvas.
  2. Click in_email_tab.png
  3. Publish your document to the web if you haven’t already.
  4. Select a document size from the drop down or fill in the width or height fields. See a preview of this size in the display below.
  5. Click generate_code_button.png
  6. Copy and paste the code in its entirety into the HTML section of your email.
To embed your document in your website, follow these steps:
  1. Click share_button.png at the top right of the canvas.
  2. Click Screen_Shot_2017-10-30_at_4.06.18_PM.png
  3. Publish your document to the web if you haven’t already.
  4. Select a document size from the drop down or fill in the width or height fields. See a preview of this size in the display below.
  5. Click generate_code_button.png
  6. Copy and paste the code in its entirety into the HTML section of your website.