What is Flipboard?
Flipboard is a place to discover and share content you enjoy. “Over the years,” they say, “in partnership with the world’s greatest publishers and with you, our community, we’ve built a curated experience with a plurality of voices, where people can find quality stories on any interest, investing in their lives and their passions.”
How to Sign Up
Signing up with Flipboard is easy. And it’s free. Just go to flipboard.com. You can Sign up using the link at the bottom of the dialog shown here, or you can sign in using Facebook, Google, Twitter, or a registered email account if you already have one.
Once you’ve joined and logged into Flipboard, click on your profile picture (or the gray circle) at the upper right corner of the screen to display the drop-down menu shown below:
Click Profile. Here’s an example of what you might see — but with fewer Magazines, until you create some!
How to Use Flipboard
Start by clicking Make a New Magazine (the first square below Magazines). Add a Title and give it a Description. If you want to keep your Magazine private and not publicly viewable and shareable, click to deselect the checkbox next to Public — let everyone see my magazine.
Next, start flippin’! There are several ways to do this: