• Should I use FlippingBook Publisher or FlippingBook Online?

There are two different products that we offer: FlippingBook Online and FlippingBook Publisher.

Both can help you create online publications with a realistic page flipping effect, and you can easily share them with your customers.

Both products are based on powerful FlippingBook technology, and offer reliable cloud hosting and professionally designed skins. However, depending on your goals, you might find that one of the products suits you better.

FlippingBook Online is a web-based application for creating and delivering publications to your customers. It works in all popular browsers on PC or Mac and doesn’t need software installation. This product will work best for you, if you need to create your publications quickly and effortlessly.

FlippingBook Publisher is Windows-based software. This product will work best for you if you plan to store your publications directly on your (clients') web server, create offline publications, or want more control over the details in your publication : branding options, media options, and manual editing of links and Table of Contents.

Now let’s compare both products to see the features available in them: 

  FlippingBook Online FlippingBook Publisher
Self-hosting  
Offline publications  
Software type browser-based application desktop software
Mac compatibility  
Custom subdomain name on Cloud  
Built-In Analytics  
Lead capture form  
Custom URL  

Interactive elements embedding

(Pop-up images, custom links, audio files)

 
Password protection  

Note! Not every plan of FlippingBook Online or edition of FlippingBook Publisher has all the features marked with “” in the table above. To see if a feature is available in a particular plan of FlippingBook Online or in an edition of FlippingBook Publisher, please, contact our customer support at support@flippingbook.com.

If you’re interested in FlippingBook Online and want to know more about prices, payment methods, number of publications you can create, etc., please, check our article Before Purchase: Questions and Answers.

If you’re interested in FlippingBook Publisher, please, read this article.

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