How to Publish to Scribd

BY ALEX TRAN

Submitting Your Documents to Scribd

Scribd is an online document sharing platform that combines social networking elements with online text file sharing.

When your documents are on Scribd, it’s automatically search engine optimized and submitted to multiple platforms to help you get maximum exposure.

Here’s how to submit your documents to Scribd.

Step 1: Select Upload a Document

When you land on Scribd’s front page, you’ll be presented with the “Upload a Document” button in the middle of the front page. Click that button to get started.

How to Publish to Scribd

Step 2: Choose Your File

Select a document to upload. Scribd makes this process very intuitive by giving you several different uploading options.

You can upload via files, connect it to Google Docs, copy and paste the text or download Scribd’s desktop uploader to upload files faster from your desktop.

Choose one of these options and select the file you want to upload.

How to Publish to Scribd

Step 3: Confirm TOS & Copyright Policy

A popup box will appear to verify that you own the documents you’re uploading:

How to Publish to Scribd

Click OK. The upload process will then begin:

How to Publish to Scribd

Step 4: Create Your Account

Enter your email address to create your account. The password will be sent to your email.

How to Publish to Scribd

Step 5: Verify Your Upload

At this point, your upload should be finished! If everything went well, you’ll be taken back to your home screen which now has the document you just uploaded:

How to Publish to Scribd

Click on the document to make sure everything is in order. Congratulations! You’ve just uploaded your first scribd document.

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