How to PubPub
PubPub Team 1 Contributor
January 17, 20162 Versions


@article{HowtoPubPub2016, title={How to PubPub}, author={ PubPub Team}, year={2016}, note={version: 57a22c715a4037b8e01ad33d}, publisher={PubPub}, }


PubPub Team. (2016). How to PubPub. PubPub, [https://www.pubpub.org/pub/howto] version: 57a22c715a4037b8e01ad33d


PubPub Team. "How to PubPub". PubPub, (2016). [https://www.pubpub.org/pub/howto] version: 57a22c715a4037b8e01ad33d


PubPub Team. "How to PubPub". PubPub, (2016). [https://www.pubpub.org/pub/howto] version: 57a22c715a4037b8e01ad33d
This pub provides a quick how-to for some of the basics in PubPub.

This document provides an overview of how to use PubPub. For an overview explaining the whats and whys, please read the About PubPub.

Creating an account

  1. In the top-right corner, click Login
  2. On the login page, click New to PubPub? Click to Register
  3. Fill in your details and hit Submit

Creating a Pub

Creating a Pub
  1. Log in
  2. In the top-right corner, click 'New Pub'
  3. Fill in the details for your new pub and hit Submit
  4. Pubs are private until you publish.

Inviting Collaborators

Inviting Collaborators
  1. In the pub editor - click Collaborators in the top bar
  2. Search for a new collaborator in the top-right search bar
  3. Click add
  4. Choose edit or read-only permissions

Using Assets

Using assets
  1. In the pub editor - click Assets in the top bar
  2. Click and choose files, or drag and drop files into the assets box
  3. Close the assets box by clicking outside of it
  4. In the editor, use a PubPub plugin to register the asset.
  5. To use an image, for example, type [[ to trigger the autocomplete and choose image
  6. Select your options from the plugin popup and click Save

Publishing a Pub

Publishing on PubPub
  1. In the pub editor - click Publish in the top bar
  2. Write a version description
  3. Click Publish Version
  4. All published versions are public. If you do not wish for your document to be public, do not publish

Publishing a new Version

Publishing a new version
  1. Go to the pub editor
  2. Make your changes
  3. In the pub editor - click Publish in the top bar
  4. Write a version description
  5. Click Publish Version
  6. Any changes made within the editor are not public until a new version is published

Viewing old Versions

Viewing a pub's history
  1. From a pub, click History in the left bar.
  2. Click View changes to see the difference between a version and the previous one.
  3. Click Read pub at this point to view the full rendered pub at that history point.

Commenting on a Pub

Commenting on a pub
  1. Click in the comment box on the right-hand side of the pub
  2. Write your discussion
  3. If needed, highlight specific text in the pub by selecting the text and clicking Add to Comment
  4. Click Submit

No discussions yet.

Click 'New Discussion' to start the conversation!