Interactive magazine maker

1stFlip is a professional yet easy-to-use digital magazine creation tool that allows users to create beautiful interactive magazines from PDFs.

1stFlip interactive magazine maker helps you create interactive magazine with realistic page flip animation, Audio clips, Video, Links, Call-to-Action Buttons, Background music, Download, print feature, Text search and selection, Bookmark and thumbnail, etc.

Interactive magazine with realistic page flipping effect and multimedia content brings a fresh experience to your readers, compared to traditional static pdf magazine.

Elegant purchase buttons and links allow users to purchase their favorite products with one click while browsing the magazine.

Add video or audio to introduce your products at the right time. The addition of background music can make the reader have a better reading experience. This will undoubtedly improve customer satisfaction and increase your revenue.

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Interactive magazine examples


Today, digital magazines can be found in many different formats. They can be PDF magazines, Flash or HTML5 based flipbook magazines, native app magazines, or from magazine subscription apps. HTML5 based flipbook magazines support realistic page flip or slide effects, video and audio, password protection, text search, table of contents, thumbnails, zoom, social sharing and more. What's more, it works perfectly with any browser and readers don't need to install any application to read it. 

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What interactive elements can I add to magazine?

1stFlip helps you pack a lot of interactive elements in your digital magazines: links, buttons, charts, audio, video, tags, captions, etc.


Apply links over texts, images or ads.


Customize button style, text color, font color, opacity, etc. Add event action: go to certain page or open a link.


Add video player to any magazine page.


Add local video, YouTube video or Vimeo video.

Background music

Import a song as background music to match your magazine mood.


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How to Create an Interactive magazine

Download, install and run 1stFlip Flipbook Creator on your Mac or Windows. Click "Import" button and choose your PDF magazine. After importing, you can preview the page flipping effect from the home interface. Click "Edit Pages" and customize your magazine with interactive elements.

Interactive magazine design:

  • Add your logo
  • Choose templates and scenes for your eBook, or use your own background image
  • Add background music
  • Choose page turn effect: flip or slide, single or double page view
  • Add password to your eBook
  • Add Google Analytics ID
  • Edit bookmark
  • Embed link, button, chart, video, audio, etc. to any page
  • Publish eBook to your website, 1stFlip cloud hosting or save to local.

More interactive magazine features

Search&text selection

Allow readers to search magazine content and select text.

Company logo

Add your company’s logo to your online magazine, and it will lead people to your website in one click.


Professionally-designed and Customizable templates, scenes, backgrounds and buttons.

Enable SEO

Add title, description and enable SEO for better search result ranking.

Embed on Your Website

Embed magazine to your website or blog.

Social Sharing

Share your magazine on social media platforms, like Facebook, Twitter, etc.


Create interactive magazine with videos, music, photos or other animated elements.


Enable/disable readers to download or print your magazine as PDF.

Google Analytics Integration

Get even more detail on how readers find and use your magazines by integrating Google Analytics.

Preview Mode

Preview how interactive magazine looks like on iPad, iPhone.